- 6 Seasons
DEA is a documentary about our law enforcement working for us. DEA agents are a select group of men and women from varied backgrounds whose experience and commitment make the federal drug enforcement agents the best in the world. Go under cover with the men and women who put their lives on the line everyday in the most dangerous job on the street fighting against drugs and drug dealers in the United States. Watch as the DEA agents intercept drugs coming into the U.S. Follow the DEA agents as they make record-breaking arrests in the war on drugs. Be there as the DEA agents use groundbreaking weaponry, highly developed surveillance tech. The Airwing is a specially built helicopter to perform discrete surveillance on high profile targets. One episode starts in northern New Jersey, mostly urban terrain, where the DEA use it as a central front to battle the international drug cartel. In the northeast United States, the drug cartel uses New Jersey and New York ports to smuggle their illicit cargo in by way of Canada and Mexico. An agents training is a four months resident program. They go through demanding three and a half days of physical fitness and defensive tactics designed to prepare new agents to succeed in submissive and non- submissive arrest scenarios. Trained for these types of situations does not make it any less scary. These are real men and women on the streets making it safer. The DEA push themselves in their training so they can do their job and get the job done. The DEA goes all over the world to fight drug dealers in sting operations. A few became DEA agents after being on a police force, or with the U.S. Marshalls. This series shows real life episodes of the everyday life of a DEA agent on the job here in the U.S.