DEA DRUG TAKE BACK DAY
Saturday, April 22nd, the Franklin County Sheriffs’ Office participated in the Drug Enforcement Administration National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.
Several officers were at the Westlake Kroger collecting.
61.2 lbs of prescription drugs were collected.
Thanks to all who helped and residents who stopped by.
THUNDERSTORM WATCHES AND WARNINGS
With summer approaching, the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office reminded the public the terminology from the National Weather Service between “Thunderstorm Watches” and “Thunderstorm Warnings”
Be alert and stay in touch with your local weather outlets.
CLICK IT OR TICKET
In partnership with the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles, the Office of the Sheriff reminded drivers to use their seat belts.
They do save lives!
GREAT DAY AT DSS FUN EVENT
The Office of the Sheriff attended an event sponsored by the Franklin County Department of Social Services on Saturday, April 22nd.
Moved from outdoors (due to a strong storm that passed through) to the West Gym @ Benjamin Franklin Middle School, the event went on without a hitch.
Over 100 residents passed through the doors, and everyone had a great time.
THANKS to the organizers for doing a fantastic job.