This book deals with three major developments within the illicit drug trade of the Caribbean Basin that not only changed the nature of the illicit trade but has expanded the expanse of the trade as it now impacts Africa and Asia making it truly globalised. The three major developments dealt with are: the trafficking jump to West Africa by Caribbean Basin drug trafficking organisations, the rise to dominance of the Mexican cartels in the illicit trade of the Caribbean Basin and the evolution and nature of Caribbean gangland and its organic links to the illicit drug trade.of Jamaican neo-colonial history is the depth of influence Coke exerted over the urban gangland of Jamaica. Not only did JLP afliliated urban gangs wage war on the state in support of Coke originating from areas outside ofTivoli Gardens. ... One means to realise this was becoming part ofthe Shower Posse in effect swearing allegiance to the Tivoli Gardens crew led ... of the Shower Posse and this remains viable and responses to JCF policing includes scattering bases of operations toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Cocaine Trafficking in the Caribbean and West Africa in the Era of the Mexican Cartels|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2012-11-01|