✖ Close Social Content

Commissioner Maggie Hart Stebbins, HOPE Initiative Honored by Acting U.S. Attorney


Commissioner Maggie Hart Stebbins and other community leaders were honored by Acting U.S. Attorney James D. Tierney today for their work to protect the public from the dangers of heroin and opioid painkillers.

The New Mexico Heroin and Opioid Prevention and Education Initiative was launched by the University of New Mexico and the U.S. Attorney’s Office in January 2015 in response to a national opioid epidemic which has greatly impacted New Mexico.

Commissioner Hart Stebbins, the Bernalillo County Opioid Accountability Initiative, Albuquerque Public Schools, the Albuquerque City Council and other partners were honored today at the Thirteenth Annual U.S. Attorney’s Law Enforcement Awards Ceremony.


Below is a link to the press release sent out by the U.S. Attorney's Office. 

U.S. Attorney’s Office Honors Citizens, Policymakers and Officers for Exceptional Efforts to Address New Mexico’s Opioid Epidemic


back to list
View All Events
Latest News
  • Commissioner Maggie Hart Stebbins hosted an artist’s reception for the new District 3 Art Exhibit, Art of Devotion on Thursday, Sept. 13. This show is the 46th in a series of exhibits showcasing the ...

  • The Behavioral Health Initiative touches people from all walks of life. This piece introduces you two three folks from different walks of life what are being helped by the Behavioral Health Initia...

  • At its September 11 administrative meeting, the Bernalillo County Board of Commissioners proclaimed September 10 through 16 as Navy Week in Bernalillo County. It is a special time to show appreciatio...

Upcoming Events
  • Come out and join this FREE family fun event of exercise, community and entertainment! Be a cheerleader or join the Walk and 5k Fun Run as we support awareness, education and people living with HIV and AIDS.
    UNM North Golf Course, 2201 Tucker Rd. NE
    9/30/2018 12:00 PM

Powered by Real Time Solutions - Website Design & Document Management