New for 2016 – State Mandated Training

IDEA and the Act-Out Ensemble will present an all new program of interactive training in each of the 8 areas of required state mandates.  This unique way of presenting state mandated training was developed by the Indiana Drug Enforcement Association, and has been seen and approved by the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy.  In just two hours, you will receive training (along with a certificate) in... Read more

The Hamilton/Boone County Drug Task Force Dismantled an Ongoing Crystal Meth Network

The Hamilton/Boone County Drug Task Force, following a six month investigation has dismantled an ongoing crystal methamphetamine network.  The operation, “Glass House,” was initiated when a large influx of crystal methamphetamine was noted in the area.  One of the street names for the drug is “glass”.  To date, detectives have arrested 17 individuals, who were directly involved in the network.  During the... Read more

Ten Arrested in Meth Lab Seizure in Dearborn County

Law enforcement officers arrested nine (9) individuals in connection with a methamphetamine lab that was discovered as a result of an extensive investigation conducted by detectives assigned to the Dearborn County Special Crimes Unit. Dearborn County Sheriff Detective Carl Pieczonka and Detective Norman Rimstidt of the Rising Sun Police Department by investigators and law enforcement officers from the Dearborn County Sheriff’s Department,... Read more

Senator Joe Donnelly Speaks About Prescription Drug Abuse and Heroin

May 12, 2015 Dear Hoosier, Prescription drug abuse and heroin use is a serious problem around the country, including in Indiana. Addressing the growing heroin and ongoing prescription drug abuse epidemics is a top priority of mine. I recently reintroduced The Heroin and Prescription Opioid Abuse Prevention, Education, and Enforcement Act with my friend Senator Kelly Ayotte, a Republican from New Hampshire. Watch this short... Read more