Title

Submission to the Senate Inquiry - Inquiry into crystal methamphetamine (Ice) - Submission 70

Date of this Version

2014

Document Type

Response or Comment

Publication Details

Goldsworthy, T.J., and McGillivray, L. (2014). Submission to the Senate Inquiry - Inquiry into crystal methamphetamine (Ice) - Submission 70. Australian Federal Parliament: Canberra.

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Abstract

In response to a request from the chair of the committee the following submissions provide responses as they relate to each term of reference.

a) The role of Commonwealth law enforcement agencies in responding to the importation, manufacture, distribution and use of methylamphetamine and its chemical precursors;

No submission made in relation to this term of reference.

b) The adequacy of Commonwealth law enforcement resources for the detection, investigation and prosecution of criminal activities involving the importation, manufacture, distribution and use of methylamphetamine and its chemical precursors;

No submission made in relation to this term of reference.

c) The effectiveness of collaborative arrangements for Commonwealth law enforcement agencies with their regional and international counterparts to minimise the impact of methylamphetamine on Australian society;

No submission made in relation to this term of reference.

d) The involvement of organised crime including international organised crime and outlaw motorcycle gangs in methylamphetamine related criminal activities;

e) The nature, prevalence and culture of methylamphetamine use in Australia, including in indigenous, regional and non-English speaking communities;

f) Strategies to reduce the high demand for methylamphetamines in Australia;