Online dashboard gives view of drug seizures across Alaska
July 5, 2018
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – Alaska State Troopers are letting the public know the amount of drugs and alcohol being seized by the statewide drug enforcement unit each month through a website.
Troopers hope the online drug seizure dashboard connects with communities and encourages residents to start having conversations, KTUU-TV reported last week.
"It's not just an issue in your home it's not just a personal use issue that happens at home,"said Capt. Michael Duxbury of the drug enforcement unit. "It's spilling onto the roads, creating gun violence. It's having an impact on how many vehicles...