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Methamphetamine affects the entire community

Longmont (Colorado) Police Department

A fact sheet on the dangers of methamphetamine in the community. Presents basic facts on the drug and how it affects users. Provides advice on how to recognize meth manufacture, trafficking, and use in the neighborhood, such as the presence of chemicals, equipment, and paraphernalia. Includes tips for retailers who sell items that can be used in meth production. Also includes advice for hotel and motel operators on identifying clandestine meth lab cooks that may be occurring in their rooms. Provides advice for property owners on what to do if a meth lab is discovered in a rental property, including tips on decontamination and clean-up. Notes importance of clean-up before reoccupation of a contaminated lab site. Lists equipment and chemicals commonly found at clandestine meth labs.