National Take Back Day stats for October 26, 2013
Local Mom and Dad Arrested for Meth
Data Report on Family Well-Being
Legalization Law and Public Employer Issues concerning Marijuana
Molly: New Drug Gains Popularity Among Teens
Stop Marijuana Bill
Casa E-Communique Dec 2012
Post Care Service System in Child Welfare
Relatives Raising Relatives Training - Please see attached flyer
DEA News: DEA Publishes Proposed Regulations for Disposing of Controlled Substance Prescription Drugs
Child care for the group is available. We ask that attendees RSVP so we can know how many children to expect.Relatives Raising Relatives
DEA News: Spice and K2 under federal control and regulation for additional 6 months.
DEA News: Fourth National Prescription Drug Take-Back Event Collects Record 276 Tons. Click here for more information.
View a KCTS 9 documentary Prescription for Abuse:A report on the alarming increase in prescription drug abuse in Washington State.
DEA News Release February 29, 2012 on Chemicals used in "SPICE" and "K2" type products.
Read more about treatment admissions for prescription drug abuse jumped 430% in 10 years.
Read more information about how Washington State now tracks controlled substance prescriptions.
Read more about how meth cooks are already exploiting Washington's new cold-medicine tracking system from Seattle News-The Daily Weekly.
View the Spokane County Sheriff's Office on a DEC case Sept. 28, 2011.
Abuse Trends in Washington State:New and Changing Trends. Click here to view the 2010 report.
Research paper: Clustering of Opioid Prescribing and Opioid-Related Mortality Among Family Physicians in Ontario
Washington places emergency ban on bath salts. The warning identified the active ingredient, a stimulant called MVDP, which produces effects similar to a hallucinogenic amphetamine. Click here to read more on this topic.
University of Washington study on Alcohol-Specific Parenting and Adolescents' Alcohol-Related Problems: The Interacting Role of Alcohol Availability at Home and Parental Rules. Click here to be able to read the study published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs.
Salt Lake Tribune article published April 10, 2011 titled Pain Pills Pose Pregnancy Problems. Click here to read the article.
Bureau of Justice Assistance podcasts titled Saving Drug Endangered Children Part 1 and Part 2: An Interview With Commander Lori Moriarty. Click here to be redirected to the BJA podcast site. Once on the BJA website, click New Podcast to be able to view this podcast.
Click here to read the Spokane County Sheriff's Office media release on DEC related searches August 3, 2011.
Click here to read the Spokane County Sheriff's Office media release on a Child Safety Complaint August 24, 2011.
Lollipipes NOT a Hit With some Spokane Residents. Click here to read the article.
Meth Breast Milk: Mom Charged with Murder of Baby. Click here to read the article out of California.
DEA NEWS: CONGRESS AGREES TO ADD 26 SYNTHETIC CHEMICALS TO CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT Click here to read Article
12 Provisions to Protect Children if Marijuana is legalized
Deputy Attorney General Speaks at National DEC Conference See Article