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Getting in front of a public health, safety issue

...regulate in Anchorage and other municipalities as manufacturers often change the ingredients. According to Drug Enforcement Administration spice is a mixture of herbs and spices sprayed with a synthetic compound chemically similar to THC - the...
Kenai Middle School students learn important lessons with fun activities

...ultimate goal being the creation of drug free America. The week also commemorates the sacrifice made by Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena, who died at the hands of drug traffickers in Mexico while fighting...
DEA bolsters its presence in Alaska

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is beefing up its presence in Alaska to crack down on the increasing flow of illicit drugs into the state and to curb manufacturing...
Law enforcement to get meth lab training

...methamphetamine laboratories. The training sessions are co-hosted by the Alaska State Troopers and the federal Drug Enforcement Administration with support from Anchorage police and the Alaska National Guard Counter Drug Support Unit. ''The extreme...
Drug disposal event set for Saturday

...Unused or expired drugs will be placed in a box, sealed and taken by the Alaska State Troopers to the Drug Enforcement Administration, who is organizing the event nationwide. Ruffridge said that any over the counter or prescription drug...
Drug lab listing can stick with a property, warranted or not

...Davenport's lakeside property. They're both identified as drug houses. At least according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's National Clandestine Laboratory Register. The register, created four years ago, is law enforcement's...
Prescription drug abuse rising

...time, according to the Partnership for a Drug Free America. To rid homes of unused prescription drugs the Drug Enforcement Administration started the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Program. The event finished its third year last month...
'Bath salt' use on the rise

...drugs as schedule IIA controlled substances. SB140 has moved to the House for consideration. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration temporarily banned the drugs in October 2011. The DEA's emergency action is in effect for a year while...
Police raid Hell's Angels compound

...police. Neither were involved in the chase. The raid was carried out by about 20 officers from the FBI, the Drug Enforcement Administration, North Pole Police, University of Alaska Fairbanks police and Alaska State troopers. Officers were still...
Peninsula People

...sightseeing of nearby Washington, D.C. Adrianna and her mother, Jackie , stayed in the dorms at the FBI and Drug Enforcement Administration?s (DEA) training headquarters. After individual introductions and group activities, the two spent days...


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