What’s Happening Around Indiana

2021 Conference Update and Membership Information

IDEA Membership: On October 14, 2020, the Indiana Drug Enforcement Association’s Board of Directors met to vote on the annual training conference at the Sheraton Hotel in Indianapolis  By a unanimous decision, there will NOT be a 2021 conference due to the difficulties of social distancing required with COVID-19 ·        The 2020 membership will be extended through 2021 and will continue until the next conference scheduled for February 23
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Safely Administering Naloxone During COVID-19

First Responders Can Safely AdministerNaloxone during the COVID-19 Pandemic Naloxone is a highly effective opioid overdose-reversing drug thatsaves thousands of lives in the United States By taking universalsafety precautions, all law enforcement, firefighters, and EMSproviders can safely administer naloxone for overdose reversal ,even during the COVID-19 pandemicSteps to respond to a suspected opioid overdose while reducingrisk of COVID-19 exposure: Use Personal Protective Equipment
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A Message from Columbia Southern University for I.D.E.A. Members

As one of the first truly online universities and a leader in online education--flexibility, exceptional service and organizational health remain the core values of CSU  With the developments of COVID-19, we are committed to upholding these values for the safety of our students, faculty, staff and their families  Our online platform allows us to continue course instruction without disruption or downtime for our students  In addition to the tuition discount through your CSU
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Troopers from ACP, DES, ACES and the Office of the Lawrence County Prosecutor Arrest Meth Dealers

On 09/03/2019, Troopers with the All Crimes Policing (ACP) stopped a vehicle in regards to an ongoing Indiana State Police Drug Enforcement Section (DES) Investigation The DES Detectives investigation identified Cody Hobbs, 33 of Bloomington as a large scale, multiple pound methamphetamine dealer Information gathered from the investigation further showed that Hobbs was supplying methamphetamine in Monroe, Lawrence, Greene and Morgan Counties  Trooper Chris Griggs was assisted by
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IDEA Officers Attended the AG’s Legislative Organization Day

Today at the Statehouse, IDEA Officers attended Attorney General Curtis Hill's Legislative Organization Day - Crime Prevention Meet and Greet  There were many Indiana Drug Enforcement Association members at today's events, and we thank all of you that were able to take time out of your busy schedules to attend             Happy
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