Drug Information


Trinka Porrata is widely published in the field of narcotics. While working for the LAPD, she created the Scientific Investigation Division Newsletter to promote crime lab services and accomplishments within the Department, the Asset Forfeiture Newsletter for the Narcotics Division, and wrote the initial script for Just a Routine Traffic Stop, a training film about prescription drug diversion that was ultimately produced by the Drug Enforcement Administration and won five national awards.

Recent Books

Porrata edited and contributed chapters to the recent book G’d Up 24/7: The GHB Addiction Guide, published by Law Tech Publishing, June 2007. The guide is viewed by experts as the essential handbook to recognize the risks, onset of addiction, and treatment options of Gamma Hydroxbutyrate (GHB). The book is geared toward medical, corrections, and law enforcement professionals and addicts and families alike.

Porrata also edited the latest version of Drug ID and Symptoms Guide, published by Law Tech Publishing, June 2007. This book provides color photographs of a wide array of abused drugs, from cocaine, marijuana, methamphetamine and heroin to the less commonly known drugs such as GHB, Rohypnol, MDMA (Ecstasy), and jimson weed. The book also instructs readers about paraphernalia, effects, slang terms and much more.

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