To address the increase activity relating to the cultivation of marijuana, the Narcotics Bureau initiated a Marijuana Enforcement Team (MET) comprised of Sheriff's narcotic investigators and members of the United States Forest Service. Its mission is to eliminate illicit indoor and outdoor marijuana grows.
In a few recent videos posted here at ChicoBrisbane.Com, we've illustrated that in spite of the White House's comments that it was a waste of time to go after medical marijuana users. Law enforcement in the Los Angeles has seemingly stepped up it's attack on the medical marijuana dispensaries.
Usually anyone law enforcement official before the news cameras will go out of his or her way to get their negative narrative regarding medical marijuana out in the media and in the minds of Americans. You will always hear thinly vailed connections to the Mexican Drug Cartel, but in the case of this video clip below, you'll see how Fox News takes marijuana from tainted with toxic pesticides, to straight out deadly. You smoke it, you die!
The Los Angeles County area continues to be a hub of narcotic activity. The highly developed transportation routes and the close proximity to the United States/Mexican border create a unique threat by making Los Angeles County a major distribution, storage, and supply center for illicit drugs destined for cities throughout the United States and beyond.