MORE FIRST RESPONDER METH CLASSES SCHEDULED
Florida faces a new challenge in the war on drugs: “meth” or methamphetamine. Meth is highly addictive, widely available and produces effects much worse than crack cocaine. The insidious nature of this drug, and the fact that it is easy to make, has led to a rise in dangerous, clandestine meth labs – hidden, homegrown drug labs where addicts produce the drug for use and sale.
Training Course Schedules for First Responders
December 10-12, 2005 Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Training Center
January 3-5, 2006 Sarasota County EMS, Station #2
February 21-23, 2006 Ft. Myers’ Bureau of Fire and Arson Field Office
April 4-6, 2006 Volusia County Fire Dept.
April 18-20, 2006 South Manatee County Fire and Rescue
Night falls over the 1908 Lafayette County courthouse in Mayo, the county seat. The two-story frame building across the street was an earlier courthouse. The county was formed in 1856 and named after the French marquis who assisted the colonies during the Revolutionary War.