A mock methamphetamine lab for teaching purposes at the new National Clandestine Laboratory Training and Research Facility December 5, 2008Read More →

A mock methamphetamine lab for teaching purposes at the new National Clandestine Laboratory Training and Research Facility December 5, 2008 at the DEA Training Academy in Quantico, Virginia. Since 1987, DEA has trained over 19,000 officials to operate safely in clandestine laboratories which are commonly referred to as meth labs. According to the National Clandestine Laboratory Database, since 1999 there have been 106,681 reported incidents in the United States involving contaminated meth laboratory sites. AFP PHOTO/TIM SLOAN (Photo credit should read TIM SLOAN/AFP via Getty Images)