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Law Enforcement Talk Drugs Update…Problem with Prescription Drug Abuse Growing

| July 18, 2014

Local law enforcement say prescription drug abuse continues to climb in the county, which means that crime rates could also go up. In a two part report, Shawn Cunningham talks to those working in the trenches fighting the war on drugs. She finds out what THEY SAY needs to happen to win some important battles. […]

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Hodgdon Man Charged With Manufacturing Methamphetamine

| March 25, 2014

Hodgdon, Maine, March 25, 2014- The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency’s Aroostook County Task Force and the Clandestine Drug Laboratory Enforcement Team (CDLET) executed a search warrant Tuesday at a residence located on the Hodgdon Mills Road in Hodgdon and located evidence of a clandestine methamphetamine manufacturing operation For the past several weeks, investigators with MDEA’s […]

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County Meth Arrest

| October 3, 2013

An Oakfield man has been arrested on charges of aggravated trafficking in methamphetamine. The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency arrested 26 year old Bo Branscombe of Oakfield. Drug agents recently opened an investigation into Branscombe after getting information of alleged manufacturing of methamphetamine by him as he was driving around Oakfield in his light blue Ford […]

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Meth Awareness Session

| April 24, 2013

Over the last year and a half the Maine Drug Enforcement agency has seized quite a few meth labs here in the county. Last night residents in Houlton attended an awareness session to learn about the drug and what they can do to keep their neighborhoods safe. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli has more.

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CADET Meeting

| May 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Six years have gone by since the Community Alcohol and Drug Education Team, or CADET, held its first successful town meeting series. AND so, organizers felt it was time to have another one. NewsSource 8’s Dick Palm takes a look at the upcoming meeting.

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