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Jerauld County Receives Funds For Drug Investigations

Jerauld County Receives Funds For Drug Investigations

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The Jerauld County Sheriff’s Office has received about $1,800 for patrol car cameras and recording systems to be used in drug investigations.

Attorney General Marty Jackley says the money was awarded out of the drug control fund to assist local law enforcement in drug control and apprehension purposes.

Jackley says the fund allows law enforcement to combat controlled substance abuse by funding local programs with monies seized from drug arrests.

Jerauld County Sheriff Jason Weber says the money will help the department increases its ability to investigate drug crimes at a local level.

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