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Although the numbers of meth labs and associated meth abuse rates have declined around the US, much of Southern California—including Compton and other cities in Los Angeles County—have seen a rise in meth abuse more recently.

Much of the meth abused in the United States these days is produced in Mexico. Some is then smuggled through tunnels or in boats through San Diego into Southern California and then throughout the US.1 Los Angeles County law enforcement officers report that they see meth as a greater threat to the area than heroin.1

Compton residents may be at a higher risk of eventually abusing meth due to its major presence in the area. This stimulant drug creates a rush of energy and excitement, but it may also cause hallucinations, increased aggression and paranoia, violent behavior, “meth mouth,” and a laundry list of other problems.  In the 2016 National Drug Assessment Survey, 71% of the respondents in Southern California indicated they believed meth was the greatest drug threat in the area.
Whether you’re struggling with addiction to methamphetamine, heroin, or any other substance, getting the evidence-based treatment you need is absolutely crucial. We can help to connect you with that treatment with our easy-to-navigate rehab directory. You can read alumni reviews, find a program that offers the type of therapies you’re looking for, and find facility numbers to call to ask about specific details.
[1]. Courthouse News Service. (2017). LA Meth Crisis Escalates Alongside Opioid-Heroin Epidemic.
[2]. US Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Diversion Control Division. Combat Meth Epidemic Act.

[3]. National Institute on Drug Abuse. (2018). What is methamphetamine?

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