There needs to be regular strategies and audits on the drug wars projects. This determines the appropriateness of the usage of finances.
The community would benefit if the state reinvests the excess money spent on the drug wars, back to the community. The money could be used for the creation of rehabilitation centers for the recovery of drug addicts. This could lead to the creation of nonprofit groups that support people who have made a resolution to stop other criminal activities. Different youth groups and other community development agencies could apply for the money, in order, to help them finance their various projects.
Social workers have a determination to ensure that the people in the community remain well behaved. They strive to ensure that the police and other relevant drug authorities do not conclude that all drug abusers participate in criminal activities (Sempruch, 2004). For instance, they create awareness in the community on the distinction between drug abusers and criminals. They promote the need to give drug abusers a fair hearing before judging them as criminals.
The government is not taking enough measure to end the drug situation in the state. The war on drugs is a complete failure because the government indirectly encourages and supports the agencies responsible for the supply of drugs. The government takes advantage of the ignorance of the society in raising concerns about the drugs concern, profiting from the business.
A number of new insights were learnt on the war on drugs. To begin with, the amount of money spent on the fight against drugs is a lot. This is evident because the use of drugs has continued to be on the increase. In addition, the addiction rates have not changed and the number of deaths related to drug abuse is at its peak. Lastly, it is painful to learn that the cost of drugs has