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...Previously, the Canyon County jail offered a Narcotics Anonymous group hosted sporadically by a community volunteer, an approach shared by about 90 percent of Idaho's county jails, said Nick Albers, executive director of the Idaho Sheriffs' Association.
That's the bad animal," Albers
said.In 2006, the Sheriff's Association and the Idaho Department of Correction
discussed creating a statewide program that would target drug use, specifically meth, at the county level and help reduce prison inmate numbers, Albers
said.He hopes the conversation will continue as a new Correction department director takes over."If we were able to initiate a program, it would be significant to everyone," he said.