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In Oklahoma, in 2000, the crime index total was 47,845, per the Office of National Drug Control Policy. In 2001, this amount declined to 45,875. Preliminary statistics for 2002 reflect that there were 22,979 crime index violations that law enforcement was aware of from January to June. In 2001, 68.4 percent of Oklahoma City's adult male arrestees and 63.6 percent of adult female arrestees tested positive for drugs when arrested. In 2001, 15.4 percent of female arrestees cited marijuana use in the past 7 days while 47.5 percent of male arrestees cited marijuana use in the past 7 days. Gangs based out of Oklahoma City area are regularly involved in violent drug-related acts including shootings, robberies, and drive-by shootings.

In Oklahoma, in the first quarter of 2002, crack cocaine could be purchased for $5-$50 per rock, $25 per vial, and $750 per ounce. Powder cocaine could be purchased for $90 per gram, $550-$900 per ounce, and $18,000-$20,000 per kilogram.

In Oklahoma, in the first quarter of 2002, commercial grade marijuana could be purchased for $2-$5 per cigarette, $10 per gram, $75-$90 per ounce, and $500-$600 per pound. Marijuana that is grown locally is in great demand due to its premium quality and residents preferring to deal with suppliers that they are familiar with.

In Oklahoma City in the first quarter of 2002, Mexican black tar heroin could be purchased for $25 per bag, $200 per 10 bags (bundle), $150-$250 per gram, $4,500 per ounce, and $30,000 per kilogram.

In Oklahoma City during the first quarter of 2002, methamphetamine could be purchased for $65-$90 per gram, $350-$1,600 per ounce, and $12,000-$20,000 per kilogram. Iodine Crystals (used for meth production) could be purchased for $130-$160 per pound.

Further, MDMA tablets could be purchased for $10-$40. In the Oklahoma City area, MDMA has become consistently common among teenagers and young adults. In the first quarter of 2002, Rohypnol tablets could be purchased for $3-$5 per dose, and GHB for $10-$20 per dose. LSD could be purchased for $5-$7 per dose, and PCP could be purchased for $10-$15 per dose on a retail scale. There have been reports of thefts from some of the pharmacies in Oklahoma City.

Oklahoma City had 1,260 law enforcement personnel as of October 2001; 1,010 were officers; 250 were civilians. In Oklahoma City, the distribution of crack is related to violent street gangs based out of Los Angeles, such as the Bloods and Crips. Local suppliers travel to major cities in Texas, returning to Oklahoma City to distribute the cocaine that is available in Oklahoma City.

In Oklahoma City, the sale of retail level marijuana comes from street gangs such as the Bloods, Crips, South Side Locos, and Juaritos while the retail distribution of Mexican-produced marijuana comes from Mexican and African American criminal groups and outlaw motorcycle gangs (OMGs). Retail level heroin distribution is controlled by the Hispanic and African American street gangs in Oklahoma City. In the first half of 2002, Oklahoma City had 131 methamphetamine labs that were seized.

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