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ODCP Mission

The mission of ODCP is to serve as a leader and a catalyst for improving the health and safety of all Iowans by promoting strategic approaches and collaboration to reduce drug use and related crime.

Office of Drug Control Policy
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Des Moines, IA 50319


What's New

Director's Corner

Important Information

Director's Notes

Iowa Pharmacy Board Marijuana Committee Remarks by Dale Woolery - November 17, 2014

NIH Review of Marijuana Research Summary, June 2014

NIH Research on Therapeutic Benefits of Cannabis, Revised March 2014

Director Lukan Addresses Iowa National Guard Counter-Drug Members for 2014 Red Ribbon Week

Pope Francis Opposed to Legalizing Drugs for Recreational Use

Face of Heroin Now Young, White, Suburban

Marijuana Re-shapes Brains of Users

Marijuana in Iowa


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