Deschutes County community public safety survey shows illegal drug use as number one concern

A community public safety survey commissioned by Deschutes County District Attorney John Hummel and a community advisory group shows the 2 problems that impact public safety the most in Deschutes County are illegal drug use and traffic safety. The survey will help guide the D.A.’s office in the future in dealing with drug crimes and their prosecution.


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