Find 06062 DEA Offices and locations of the Drug Enforcement Agency. DEA Offices provide information on DEA licenses, certificates and verification, drug identifiers, abuse, diversion and the war on drugs, most wanted lists, and information on jobs/careers as a DEA agent.
Bridgeport Connecticut DEA Office 1000 Lafayette Boulevard Bridgeport CT 06604 38.4 miles from 06062 203-579-5591
DEA agents are authorized to make arrests only for crimes that fall under their jurisdiction. However, a DEA agent can detain an individual for a crime unrelated to drugs or drug trafficking.
There is no way to accurately measure how much drug trafficking the DEA prevents. However, the DEA makes more than 30,000 arrests each year and it is common for the DEA to seize more than 30,000 kilograms of cocaine and 1,000 kilograms of heroin in any given year.
Yes. Although several states have changed state laws to legalize the possession of marijuana, possession continues to be a federal crime. The DEA has the authority to enforce federal marijuana laws even in states that have legalized possession under state law.