California is the most culturally diverse and the most populous state in the United States, with an estimated 36,961,664 individuals living here. As one of the most fertile areas in terms of agricultural production, The Golden State also contributes a large chunk of the country’s overall GDP.
As the home of Hollywood, California serves as a melting pot for the music, performing arts, and movie industries. The affluence of some Californian cities is well known all over the world, and the lifestyle and culture in the entire state pioneers global trends. The Californian administration is also in the news for setting landmark laws that pave the way for a rich interbreeding of cultures, thus ensuring that the intelligentsia of the state keeps growing every year.
That said, substance abuse in California is one of the few issues that the state has had to deal with time and time again. Drugs like heroin, cocaine, marijuana, forms of methamphetamine and prescription drugs are widely used, abused, and distributed in the state. The cultivation of marijuana and other drugs is prevalent in the northern part of the state and south of California border. Mexican drug traffickers continue to plough drugs like cocaine, heroin, marijuana and methamphetamines to cater to the bustling demand here. The state and the federal drug reinforcement agencies...