P R E S E N T E D B Y :
Heroin in New Jersey
Bags, Bundles, and Bricks
John F. Moriarty III
Northeast Marketing Director
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Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
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Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
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Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
...
Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com
Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey
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Heroin Addiction Treatment in New Jersey: Bags, Bundles and Bricks (Sunrise Detox)

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Heroin addiction is on the rise in New Jersey, but heroin addiction can be treated. Heroin is sold in bags, bundles of bags, and bricks of bundles. Learn the difference, and learn about the importance of getting help for prescription drug addiction (pain killer addiction) before heroin is a concern.

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Heroin Addiction Treatment in New Jersey: Bags, Bundles and Bricks (Sunrise Detox)

  1. 1. P R E S E N T E D B Y : Heroin in New Jersey Bags, Bundles, and Bricks John F. Moriarty III Northeast Marketing Director ph: 888•443•3869 John F. Moriarty III is the Northeast Marketing Director at Sunrise Detox Center. He has 12 years of personal recovery experience and five years of addiction experience on the front lines! Arrest the dealers and interrupt the easy commerce in heroin, but don’t overlook the need for heroin addiction treatment resources in New Jersey.
  2. 2. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River Heroin in New Jersey 2 Find these slides and discussions of substance abuse treatment in New Jersey (including heroin, prescription drugs, and alcohol) on our website: http://SunriseDetox.com/blog http://SunriseDetoxTomsRiver.com
  3. 3. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River Paterson Heroin Bust 3 “Authorities broke up a drug ring over the weekend, seizing semi-automatic handguns, $20,000 in cash, and more than 300 bricks of heroin in a bust that brought down two heroin mills and saw six people arrested in Paterson, New Jersey. ” - UPI.com, April 1, 2014
  4. 4. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River East New York : 8lbs of Heroin 4 “At the house, police seized 8 pounds of heroin and $1,200 in cash, and found a … drug packaging facility on the ground floor…. ” - NJ.com, January 24, 2011
  5. 5. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River Success Metrics in the War on Drugs 5 Enforcement authorities count bags, bundles, bricks, ounces, pounds, dollar values and arrested villains, when reporting their successful efforts to break up the drug trade in New Jersey. In substance abuse treatment, we count lives saved.
  6. 6. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River Is 300 Bricks of Heroin A Lot? 6 How much heroin is “300 Bricks”?
  7. 7. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River Heroin Bags in New Jersey 7 • A “bag” of heroin is a single serving of heroin • Bags are filled by workers at the drug dealer’s place of business, for sale on the street. • Individuals at Sunrise Detox for heroin addiction treatment in New Jersey report consuming between 7 and 10 bags each, per day.
  8. 8. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River Heroin ‘bundles’ in New jersey • “bundle” is street slang for a bunch of bags of heroin that can easily be sold in one transaction. • The number of bags of heroin in a bundle varies across America • In New Jersey a “bundle” of heroin is 10 bags 8
  9. 9. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River What is a ‘Brick’ of Heroin? • “brick” is a street slang term for a large amount of heroin already packaged for sale at the street level (similar to “buying in bulk” at a retail store) • The size of a “brick” varies according to local customs • A “brick” of heroin in New Jersey is 5 bundles (50 bags) 9
  10. 10. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River 300 Bricks of Heroin in NJ • 5 typical heroin addicts will consume 300 bricks in a year (using 10 bags per day) • A typical busy street dealer in Paterson NJ may sell 500 bricks in a day, via 3 street sellers • NJ is home to tens of thousands of addicts 1
  11. 11. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River How Much is Really Heroin? • Most dealers don’t even know themselves what they’re selling. They dilute it and package it for street sale. • No two batches of heroin are the same. • Heroin potency depends on the chemicals used to manufacture it, dilute it, and how it is handled by dealers. 1
  12. 12. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River From Prescription Drugs to Heroin • Addictive prescription painkillers (hydrocodone, oxycodone) are opiates and opioids (synthetic opiates). Heroin is an opiate. • Opioids and opiates offer similar “highs”. Many of New Jersey’s heroin addicts started with prescription painkillers. • In New Jersey, heroin has become cheaper and easier to buy than prescription opioids. 1
  13. 13. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River Heroin’s Risks • Heroin packaged for sale has usually been “cut” or extended with other drugs, chemicals, or poisons • Sometimes the drugs added to heroin can be deadly, such as recent fentanyl-laced heroin deaths on east coast • The “heroin lifestyle” involves taking risks to get supply and avoid feeling sick 1
  14. 14. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River Heroin Addiction Treatment • Heroin addiction can be treated • Heroin addiction treatment begins with medical detox, to manage withdrawal sickness and chemical dependency • Co-occurring mental, physical, and behavioral aspects of addiction must also be treated (addiction treatment after detox, including rehab, inpatient and outpatient counseling). 1
  15. 15. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River Treatment for Heroin Addiction • Try to stop prescription drug addiction before heroin is used. At first signs of prescription drug addiction or prescription pain killer dependency, consult your doctor or an addiction treatment professional. • A 3-7 day medical detox will remove the substance, and help prepare an individual for further treatment and recovery. 1
  16. 16. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River Heroin Treatment in NJ: 888-443-3869 1 Sunrise Detox Toms River 16 Whitesville Rd, Toms River, NJ http://SunriseDetoxTomsRiver.com Sunrise Detox Stirling 1272 Long Hill Rd, Stirling, NJ http://SunriseDetox.com 24x7 Admissions, 7 days per Week Help with Crisis Management Help with Transportation Respectful, Experienced, Firm and Compassionate Confidential, with 24 hr Medical Support on Site
  17. 17. Toll free: (888) 443-3869SunriseDet ox.com Residential (Inpatient) Medical Detox for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in New Jersey Rolling Admission 24x7x365 • Stirling, Toms River 1 John F. Moriarty III Sunrise Detox New Jersey Northeast Marketing Director With his personal recovery experience and 20 plus years working in the corporate arena, John brings an analytical perspective to the addiction field. What works for some may not work for others. Fortunately there are options out there but public knowledge is limited. In addition he believes we are living in the calm before the storm in America in relation to the addiction problem. Email: SunriseDetox.com/contact-us/ Blog: SunriseDetox.com/blog/

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