Drug crime prevention program set for Aug. 14 at Fillmore church

The Fillmore County Sheriff's Office and Fillmore County Attorney's Office are presenting a crime prevention program addressing illegal drugs in Fillmore County on Wednesday, Aug. 14, at the Fillmore Free Methodist Church in Fillmore, just north of Wykoff off of County Road 8.

Topics will include changing trends in the drug trade in rural Minnesota with an emphasis on methamphetamine. Speakers will also discuss the process of investigating and prosecuting drug crimes, and talk about ways the public can safely report suspicious activity. The public is invited to attend on Aug. 14 at 6:30 p.m.