The Drug Strike Force Section is charged with providing onsite legal assistance and direction to Bureau of Narcotics Investigation and Drug Control Agents as they jointly develop complex cases for prosecution against narcotics traffickers and their organizations throughout Pennsylvania and across state borders.
Drug Strike Force lawyers routinely utilize the Statewide Investigating Grand Jury and electronic surveillance as investigative resources and prosecute their criminal cases in the various counties within their assigned region.
The Drug Strike Force lawyers provide similar assistance to the Pennsylvania State Police, upon request.
The Section is also responsible for coordinating investigations and prosecutions of drug diversion cases within the Office of Attorney General.
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