Substance Abuse Treatment in the Virgin Islands

Cocaine – Crack is the drug of choice in the Virgin Islands and typically sells for $20/rock. Powdercocaine sells for $9,000-$14,000/kilogram.18 Powder cocaine purity ranges from 85-95% in USVI, while crack purity ranges from 80-90%.

Virgin Islands Drug and Alcohol Rehab

Cocaine – Crack is the drug of choice in the Virgin Islands and typically sells for $20/rock. Powdercocaine sells for $9,000-$14,000/kilogram.18 Powder cocaine purity ranges from 85-95% in USVI, while crack purity ranges from 80-90%.

  • Heroin poses a minor threat to the Virgin Islands
  • Marijuana – Following crack cocaine, marijuana is the second most popular drug of choice in the Virgin Islands. It sells for $250-$1,250/pound and is readily available.
  • Methamphetamine – There are no reports of methamphetamine production, availability, or abuse in the Virgin Islands.
  • Club Drugs – MDMA distribution and abuse are limited but increasing in the Virgin Islands. MDMA sells for $25-$35/tablet at the retail level.
  • Problem gamblers are more likely to have been in trouble with the police
  • Other Drugs – There is limited diversion and abuse of Demerol, Percocet, and Tylenol with codeine in the Virgin Islands.