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Drugs, Inc.

A comprehensive look at society's most abused drugs: cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin and marijuana. 

Crew:
Johnathan Hewes (Executive Producer), Richard Wells (Executive Producer)

5/10/15
03:00 AM
"Hardcore Heroin"  In Columbus, Ohio, the purity of heroin is on the rise and it's more deadly than ever before and local paramedics are fighting to save the lives of struggling addicts.  (Repeat) NGC
5/10/15
04:00 AM
"Salt Lake Sinners"  Salt Lake City is one of the safest cities in the U.S. behind its idyllic veneer, it's in the grips of a drug epidemic.  (Repeat) NGC
5/10/15
05:00 AM
"The High Wire"  Authorities struggle to cope with an estimated 60,000 people addicted to heroin in Baltimore, Md.  (Repeat) NGC
5/17/15
03:00 AM
"Spring Break"  Millions of college students descend onto the beaches of Florida for a month of drinking, drugs and 24-hour raving.  (Repeat) NGC
5/17/15
04:00 AM
"Manic Molly"  Ecstasy rebranded as pure MDMA is exploding in popularity while new-wave dealers try to distribute a molly alternative.  (Repeat) NGC
5/17/15
05:00 AM
"Cocaine White Gold"  More than 4 million regular users of cocaine in the United States make it worth more than gold; from a Peruvian farm crop to a product of the Sinaloa Cartel; a celebrity dealer who supplies the red carpet; a hot pursuit of drug planes.  (Repeat) NGC
5/17/15
12:00 PM
"Dallas Dope Cowboys"  The southwest border of the U.S. is the main gateway for illegal drugs, and Texas, is often the first port of call for the Mexican cartel drug trade.  (Repeat) NGC
5/17/15
01:00 PM
"Snitch Cities"  Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota, are home to some of the purest heroin anywhere in the United States.  (Repeat) NGC
5/17/15
02:00 PM
"Mardi Gras"  As tourists flood New Orleans, so do drug dealers eager to make a profit; in a fierce competition one dealer becomes a target when he sells fake drugs.  (Repeat) NGC
5/17/15
03:00 PM
"Dope-landia"  The progressive attitude in Portland is helping fund the deadliest drug market in the Northwest.  (Repeat) NGC
Drugs, Inc.

Premise
How does the drug trade work? Can it be stopped or should it be regulated? And what are the personal costs? Those are just some of the questions asked in this series, a comprehensive look at society's most abused drugs: cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin and marijuana. First-person perspectives from traffickers, dealers, users, law enforcement and medical professionals detail how the drugs are processed and moved onto the streets, and the effects they have on the human body. It's a raw, eye-opening documentary about a billion-dollar industry.

Crew:
Johnathan Hewes (Executive Producer) , Richard Wells (Executive Producer)

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.