Huron Undercover Narcotics Team
Powder cocaine packaged in "corner ties". These packages are "eight-ball" size, and ½ ounce. An "eight-ball" sells for about $200.00.
Crack cocaine rocks and rocks packaged in "corner ties". A rock can sell for $5.00, $10.00, $20.00, or more, depending on size.
|Cocaine Paraphernalia associated with "snorting"||Cocaine Paraphernalia: Cutting agent, grinder, scale|
|Street Names:||Coke; Snow; Crack; Powder; Blow|
|Classification:||Stimulant; Schedule 1|
|Usual Method:||Sniffed; Smoked; Injected|
|Possible Effects:||Increased alertness; Excitation; Euphoria; Increased pulse rate & blood pressure; Insomnia; Loss of appetite|
|Effects of Overdose:||Agitation; Increased body temperature; Hallucinations; Convulsions; Possible death|
|Withdrawal Syndrome:||Apathy; Long periods of sleep; Irritability; Depression; Disorientation|
|Paraphernalia, Packaging:||Razor blades; Straws (tube-like instruments); Mirrors; Needles; Spoons; Cotton balls; Small ziplock baggies; Pipes; Cocaine grinders; Scales (digital and triple beam)|
|Signs and Symptoms:||Dry mouth and nose; Bad breath; Frequent lip licking; Excessive activity; Difficulty sitting still; Lack of interest in food or sleep; Irritability; Argumentative nature; Nervousness; Talkative, but conversation often lacks continuity; Changes subjects rapidly; Runny nose, cold or chronic sinus/nasal problems; Nosebleeds; use or possession of paraphernalia.|