NCJA 10-14: Hemp, what is it?

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In this episode, we will talk with Bill Loucks, an Instructor at the Edneyville campus.  He develops and teaches gangs and narcotics programs for NCJA. Bill is the North Carolina state school director for the prescription drug diversion investigator and supervisors commissioned courses. Bill is also the qualified assistant (Q.A.) state school director over the specialized explosives & hazardous materials commissioned course. Bill is a sworn deputy (reserve) with the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office in NC. He is also an associate board member for the International Narcotics Interdiction Association (INIA) and a member of the International Association of Undercover Officers.

Bill will discuss Hemp, what it is and why it is important for every officer to familiarize themselves with this very topic.

Bill can be reached via email at Please don’t hesitate to reach out to him if you have any questions regarding Hemp and how to better familiarize yourself and your agency.

Example of a hemp seizure are below:

seizure of hemp in a Uhaul van


As always, if you have any questions, concerns, or topics of discussion we would love to hear from you. Email us at


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