JAG funds support the Attorney General’s Task Force which has been in place since 1986. This task force provides statewide coverage and support to local law enforcement in the investigation of street level drug crime. The Task Force works in coordination with the efforts of other drug enforcement entities such as, the State Police Narcotics Investigation Unit, the Drug Enforcement Administration and the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Group. Currently, the task force is focused on the northern and western rural areas of the state with emphasis on combating heroin, prescription drugs and cocaine.
Drugs; Interdiction; Law Enforcement; MJTF; Multi-Jurisdictional; Policing; Task Forces