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U.S. Attorney Stuart recognizes Parkersburg Narcotics Task Force

PARKERSBURG — The Parkersburg Narcotics Task Force was recognized Tuesday as the Drug and Violent Crime Task Force of the Year for West Virginia’s Southern District.

Mike Stuart, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia, presented the award during Tuesday’s Parkersburg City Council meeting.

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ONDCP Director Jim Carroll visits KY Marijuana Eradication

Illegal grow sites are magnets for crime and exploit valuable natural resources. Along with the Kentucky State Police and Kentucky Army National Guard, ONDCP Director Jim Carroll, Television Host Eric Bolling and U.S. Attorney Robert M. Duncan, Jr. stand with 700 marijuana plants removed from the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

 

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Appalachia HIDTA receives designation of four new counties.

“I would like to congratulate Davidson County in Tennessee as well as, Logan, Simpson and Clark Counties in Kentucky for being four of only fifteen counties nationwide to receive designation for 2020 by the Office of National Drug Control Policy to become a part of a national program in the fight against opioids, including heroin and fentanyl, and other illegal substances being brought into com

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Appalachia HIDTA Program Overview


Appalachia Hidta

The Appalachia HIDTA mission is to enhance and coordinate drug enforcement efforts of local, state and federal law enforcement agencies within areas designated as High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas by pursuing the disruption/dismantlement of Drug Trafficking Organizations, particularly as it relates to the specific drug threat of the Appalachian region.

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