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August 29, 2014

 

A drug grinder and weights

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Experts say the balanced school calendar is good for students, but at what cost to businesses and what officials are doing to stop drug abuse in hospitals.

August 28, 2014

 

Prescription pills

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Experts say the balanced school calendar is good for students, but at what cost to businesses and what officials are doing to stop drug abuse in hospitals.

June 9, 2014

 

prescription drugs

Report Shows Prescription Drug Tracking Program Is Effective

Researchers studying the INSPECT system say it is effective at helping to prevent drug abuse.

September 24, 2012

 

Joan Duwve with attorney general greg zoeller

Indiana Creates Prescription Drug Task Force

The task force will make recommendations to the legislature in the upcoming session on how to reduce prescription drug abuse.

July 10, 2012

 

A package of pseudoephedrine pills in a plastic and foil casing.

Meth Tracking System Impeding Police Investigations

The electronic database was implemented to help Indiana police and pharmacists track the sale of cold medicines that can be used to produce methamphetamine.

October 28, 2011

 

Prescription pills

State Police Will Use “Take Back” To Dispose Of Presciptions

Indiana State Police posts throughout the state will be collecting unwanted prescription drugs during a nationwide “Take Back” initiative this weekend.

September 27, 2010

 

PILLS

Prescription Drug Abuse on the Rise

Police say prescription drug abuse in Indiana is increasing. The State Police Post held an unused prescription collection Saturday.

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