Season 24, Episode 8 The Meth Epidemic
First Aired: February 14, 2006
“The Meth Epidemic” is a revealing look at methamphetamine abuse that focuses on Portland, Ore., where use has hit crisis proportions. Included: ways in which drug makers obtain pseudoephedrine (a necessary ingredient); how meth works on the brain and why its effect is immediate and powerful. Also: comments from the police, a reporter, a former DEA deputy director, a pediatrician and politicians.
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- Premiered: January 1, 1983
- Rating: None
- Premise: Investigative news program featuring in-depth documentaries. (more)