Tagged with 'drugs'

National Take-Back Prescription event will be in White Center this Saturday

National Take-Back Prescription event will be in White Center this Saturday

The King County Sheriff’s Office Foundation’s White Center Police Activities League Boxing Center, in partnership with the King County Sheriff’s Office, will be participating in the DEA National... [Read more]

Coalition for Drug Free Youth holding community celebration on Friday, May 12

Coalition for Drug Free Youth holding community celebration on Friday, May 12

This week, the Coalition for Drug-Free Youth unveiled a new campaign – “I Know What’s Right For Me!” – which was made for students by students in an effort to provide youth with healthy resources... [Read more]

Coalition for Drug Free Youth seeking input via survey on drug & alcohol use

Coalition for Drug Free Youth seeking input via survey on drug & alcohol use

The Coalition for Drug Free Youth is conducting a short community survey, seeking residents’ perceptions of drug and alcohol use and abuse in youth and in the community. To take the short survey,... [Read more]

King County Council committee discusses steps to keep pesticides out of cannabis

King County Council committee discusses steps to keep pesticides out of cannabis

The King County Council’s Health, Housing and Human Services Committee this week heard from the County’s Chief Medical Officer and other health experts on the proposed legislation to establish a prohibited... [Read more]

‘Reward and Reminder’ program tests White Center tobacco-selling businesses

‘Reward and Reminder’ program tests White Center tobacco-selling businesses

This Certificate from the Coalition for Drug-Free Youth was given out to White Center businesses which did *not* sell tobacco to underage youths. ‘Reward and Reminder’ is a project undertaken... [Read more]

PHOTO: US Bank Presents $5,000 Check to Navos ‘Drug-Free Youth Coalition’

PHOTO: US Bank Presents $5,000 Check to Navos ‘Drug-Free Youth Coalition’

On the left above is John Hannahs, Branch Manager for US Bank in White Center, on the right is Dusty Bailey, US Bank Downtown Seattle District Manager, presenting one of those really cool over-sized checks... [Read more]

Drug Free Coalition Holding Drug and Alcohol Awareness Night Jan. 23

Drug Free Coalition Holding Drug and Alcohol Awareness Night Jan. 23

The ‘Drug Free Coalition’ will be co-sponsoring a Drug and Alcohol Awareness night for parents in our community at Cascade Middle School, room 309, on Wednesday, Jan 23, from 6 p.m. – 7:30... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: More Details Released on Family-Run Drug Ring Bust in Area

FOLLOWUP: More Details Released on Family-Run Drug Ring Bust in Area

An 8-month investigation conducted by the King County Sheriff’s Office resulted in the seizure of narcotics, guns, money and the arrest of eight people – seven of whom were family members – for... [Read more]

Police Raid Family-Run Drug Ring in White Center, Burien,Fed. Way & Renton

Police Raid Family-Run Drug Ring in White Center, Burien,Fed. Way & Renton

Tuesday morning (Dec. 18), King County Sheriff’s detectives conducted a raid on a family-run narcotics ring at residences in White Center, Burien, Federal Way and Renton. One warrant was served on... [Read more]

Navos’ Coalition for Drug-Free Youth Meeting Set for Wednesday, Oct. 17

Navos’ Coalition for Drug-Free Youth Meeting Set for Wednesday, Oct. 17

Navos‘ first Coalition for Drug-Free Youth members meeting is set for Wednesday, Oct. 17 from Noon – 1 p.m. at the YWCA Learning Center, located at 9720 8th Ave SW in White Center. “As part of... [Read more]

UPDATE: U.S. Attorney’s Office Releases Statement On ‘Center Of Attention’

UPDATE: U.S. Attorney’s Office Releases Statement On ‘Center Of Attention’

As we’re previously reported (see our coverage here), the recent joint task force anti-crime bust known as ‘Center of Attention’ that resulted in 53 arrests, along with the confiscation... [Read more]

53 Arrested, 68 Guns, Meth & Heroin Seized In White Center Police Bust

53 Arrested, 68 Guns, Meth & Heroin Seized In White Center Police Bust

BREAKING: A three-month operation involving federal, state and local law enforcement officers – “Center of Attention” – has resulted in the arrests of 53 violent repeat offenders in White Center... [Read more]

Learn About Children, Teens & Drugs At Safety Coalition Meeting Thursday

Learn About Children, Teens & Drugs At Safety Coalition Meeting Thursday

The White Center – South Delridge Community Safety Coalition will be hosting a seminar on children and teens and the use of prescription medicines, with speaker Will Perry on Thursday, Jan. 27th... [Read more]