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Default Article:DOC, Salvation Army unveil new $2.2M plan to help end substance abu

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - At Hiland Mountain Correctional Center, you'll find everything from plant sales in the summer to Iditarod dog drops in the winter.

However, something else makes an appearance year-round: Substance abuse, inside and outside of the facilities guarded walls.

"I think everybody knows," said Laura Brooks, Dept. of Corrections Dir. of Health and Rehabilitation, "we have some pretty staggering statistics when it comes to substance abuse in Alaska."

A direct correlation exists, she said, between substance abuse and criminal activity, accidental death, suicide and domestic violence.

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