The Hennepin County Sheriff Office is working in partnership with the Hopkins Police Department and the Minnetonka Police Department to hold a Heroin Town Hall.
WHEN: Wed. Oct. 15 from 6:30pm-8pm
WHERE: Hopkins Center for the Arts (1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins)
WHO: Parents, grandparents, educators, and all community members are urged to attend this informative meeting.
MORE: Law enforcement leaders will describe efforts to combat illegal drug sales & distribution in Hennepin County.
Prevention experts will describe what you can do in your home to reduce the risk of illegal prescription medication use and heroin use.
A young man who fought addiction and now speaks on behalf of the organization "Know The Truth - MN Adult & Teen Challenge" will describe how young people hide addiction from family and what factors typically lead to addiction.