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MEDICAL MARIJUANA & ALCOHOL: Understanding the Law Enforcement Response


The Criminal Justice Institute and the Alcoholic Beverage Control will be co-sponsoring a new training - Medical Marijuana & Alcohol for Patrol Officers - designed to assist law enforcement in understanding the recently adopted rules and regulations pertaining to the sale and dispensing of medical marijuana and the issues that may arise from its use. This training is for certified law enforcement officers, department heads, and supervisors and will also explore various laws pertaining to arrest and probable cause situations. 

The second part of this course will educate local law enforcement about the duties of alcoholic beverage control enforcement agents in the state and how ABC could assist with alcohol-related issues. This section will also include alcohol-related state laws and ABC rules and regulations pertaining to alcohol permitted locations.

2017 dates and locations will be as follows:
October 10 • Criminal Justice Institute (Little Rock) 
October 27 • Jonesboro Workforce Training Center (Jonesboro)
November 7 • Washington County Sheriff’s Office (Fayetteville)
November 29 • Bradley County Extension Office (Warren)
December 7 • UA Community College at Hope (Hope)
December 14 • Criminal Justice Institute (Little Rock) 

Register for the location nearest you today! 

For more information, contact Matt Modrak at 501-570-8060.