Law Enforcement

Dan Zsido – Vaping – Not As Safe as You Think

Dan Zsido has had 15 years of narcotics investigative experience with the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office. He established and supervised the the Strategic Diversion Task Force investigating pharmaceutical crimes, doctor shopping, fraud, trafficking and more. His current presentations and training target the dangers of “vaping”, especially in the teen population, the e-cigarette delivery systems and…

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Drug Prevention Summit Part 3 – Dan Zsido and more

This is episode 100 and Jason and I talk about how it’s been and what we are looking forward to with the next 100 episodes. This is also part 3 of the live onsite interviews from the 7th Annual Southeastern US Regional Drug Prevention Summit.  We interviewed recovering addict Eric Burgiss who has found a…

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Drug Prevention Summit Part 2 – “Tall Cop”

This is part 2 of our Drug Prevention Summit interviews, done on-site.  In this episode we interviewed an independent consultant who is an expert on the effects or drugs and how to spot the indicators of addiction; a medical doctor with a slightly different approach to addiction; and Jermaine Galloway, a cop who has educated…

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Drug Prevention Summit – Part 1 -Former WH Drug Czar Robert DuPont

We interview onsite direct from the 7th Annual Drug Prevention Summit, put on by Drug Free America. Part I are interviews with key event speakers including industry leaders Former White House Drug Czar Robert DuPont; then Dr. Ken Finn; and finally Luke Niforatos, Senior Policy Advisor for “Smart Approaches to Marijuana”. Parts II and III…

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Kickin’ Butt and Takin’ Names of Fraudulant Practices in rogue rehabs – Interview with State Attorney Dave Aronberg

In the first decade of the 21st century, West Palm Beach State Attorney Dave Aronberg along with Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi in shutting down the pill mills in the state of Florida.  He helped lead the fight in suing Perdue Pharma, the manufacturer of OxyContin. Now once again, unscrupulous people are trying to profit…

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Be Careful what you Use – You’ll Be Shocked at What is Used to Cut Drugs

On-site at the 6th Annual Drug Prevention Summit. Thom Browne about what is added to drugs to make them more potent and lethal. He has a master’s degree in criminal justice, is the President and CEO of the global criminal justice and demand reduction consulting firm Rubicon Global Enterprises. He created treatment systems and prevention…

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Drug Trends and Dismantling in Florida – Steve Collins, Dir. of HIDTA

An interview with Steve Collins, Director of Central Florida High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA). Following a tenured career in law enforcement, Steve now leads strategic efforts to identify and dismantle drug trafficking operations in the central Florida area and abroad. He presented at the Drug Prevention Summit about a report about marijuana and legalizing…

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Pinellas County Sheriff Robert Gualtieri speaks- “A Finger in the Dike”

We interview Pinellas County Sheriff Robert Gualtieri.  Sheriff Gualtieri’s office has been dealing with drug addicts and trafficking for decades. He says that expecting law enforcement to be the solution to substance abuse is like putting the proverbial finger in the dike.  It’s way too late on the chain.  What is needed is prevention, education and…

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An Interview with Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi

When Pam Bondi was elected as Florida’s attorney general in 2010, Florida was #1 in the country for pill mills – places where you could literally walk in with cash and walk out with pain pills.  Dealers came from all over the country to buy the pain meds and take them back to their state. …

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State Attorney Aronberg’s War on Drugs

Today’s podcast is an interview with Dave Aronberg, State Attorney for Palm Beach County in Florida.  Dave has worked diligently throughout his career to stem the rising drug epidemic that is affecting Florida, just like the rest of the country.  From shutting down the pill mills under Florida’s Attorney General – Pam Bondi – to…

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