2006 Canada/US organized crime threat assessment: PS64-144/2006E-PDF

"Canada and the United States have always been attractive targets for criminal organizations seeking profitable markets. Prosperous, broadbased economies and open societies provide opportunities for criminal organizations to establish themselves. From this initial foothold, fledgling criminal interests may become entrenched in the legitimate and illegitimate economies of Canada and the United States. Both countries face the difficult task of controlling very large perimeter areas. Coastal areas must be secured against criminal and security threats. The integrity of the Canada / US border must be maintained while still allowing for the free flow of people and goods"--Introduction.

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Department/Agency Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Drug Enforcement Administration. Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Title 2006 Canada/US organized crime threat assessment
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Évaluation de la menace liée au crime organisé Canada - É.-U, 2016. Cover title.
Date c2006.
Number of Pages 16 p.
Catalogue Number
  • PS64-144/2006E-PDF
Subject Terms Organized crime, Canadian-American relations