Fentanyl Factor Film
Safe Communities Coalition of Hunterdon and Somerset Counties, managed by Prevention Resources Inc. launched its newest documentary, “Fentanyl Factor” to more than 200 community members and local stakeholders on Wednesday, Jan. 29, at Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg.
“Fentanyl Factor”, is intended to educate the community about the role of Fentanyl in the Opioid Crisis.
“Fentanyl Factor” includes interviews from local residents and law enforcement effected by the opioid epidemic. Also features interview with a Forensic Scientist inside the lab where real and counterfeit drugs are tested.
This film highlights the alarming increase of accidental overdose deaths due to the mixing of fentanyl with other substances such as heroin, cocaine, and counterfeit prescription pills.
The Safe Communities Coalition of Hunterdon and Somerset County are partners in prevention with Crime Stoppers. The Safe Coalition's Mission: Through wide-spread community collaboration, environmental change, and community education in Hunterdon and Somerset counties, we will address areas of concern including, but not limited to, reducing Rx drug abuse across the lifespan, underage drinking, tobacco, marijuana, and other drug use.
The Coalition provides funding support for the anonymous tip / texting systems.