NOT 'Just Weed': Four Times More Dangerous in Three Decades
Spend enough time at parties or clubs and you will probably hear this phrase used in instances of peer pressure to use marijuana. But what this reassurance does not convey is that cannabis is four times as potent today as it was just three decades ago.
DEA One Pill Can Kill 'Game Over' Tournament
Sponsored by DEA, the One Pill Can Kill Game Over Tournament will feature Rocket League game play in a 2-hr tournament slated for Saturday, March 2, 2024, at 7PM (ET). Hosted by NJCAA esports, watch eight college teams from across Pennsylvania battle it out while special guest casters and commentators deliver play-by-plays alongside vital information about the dangers of fentanyl and DEA’s One Pill Can Kill campaign. Plus, viewers can take a quiz for a chance to win prizes!
Marijuana Scheduling Is a Hot Topic. Hear From a DEA Pharmacologist Who Collects Data to Schedule Drugs
This is the 11th installment in a series of profiles featuring DEA special agents, diversion investigators, chemists, and more. Learn about the tough but fulfilling, fascinating, and vital work these DEA personnel do, as well as the many different ways to get involved in fighting drug misuse.
2023 Red Ribbon Photo Contest Winners Announced
The DEA and the National Family Partnership have announced the winners of the 2023 Red Ribbon Week Photo Contest!
2023 National Red Ribbon Rally
The DEA National Red Ribbon Rally takes place each October. Broadway actress Rema Webb serves as this year’s emcee. The 2023 National Red Ribbon Rally features remarks from DEA Administrator Anne Milgram, NFL veteran Spencer Paysinger, and the WNBA LA Sparks.
Watch: 'Awkward Conversations' Podcast Season 3
The Drug Enforcement Administration is pleased to announce the next installment of its collaboration with the Elks Drug Awareness Program.
'The Time to Act Is Now' -- California School Makes Fentanyl Mini-Film
A California school community released a mini-film on the fentanyl epidemic, showing how America's #1 drug threat can impact students and their families.
Xylazine: A Drug That Naloxone Can’t Combat
Xylazine – often called “tranq” – is a drug adulterant that DEA has detected in a growing number of overdose deaths, despite the FDA authorizing it only for veterinary use.
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration issued a letter Tuesday to e-commerce companies regarding the sale of pill presses. As regulated entities under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA), e-commerce platforms are generally required to comply with CSA recordkeeping, identification, and reporting requirements on the distribution, importation, and exportation of pill press machines.