Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

Oct 14 2010

 National drug take-back initiative exceeds expectations in Washington state

Oct 15 2010

Attorney General Rob McKenna agrees: "This ruling affirms the rights of states to withhold the right to vote from those who've committed the most serious crimes against society."

Oct 21 2010

Toppenish restaurant owner Jose Gatica recently told KIMA TV last year his Las Palomas restaurant was tagged at least three times a month. This year, he says, the amount of graffiti has dropped.

KIMA TV in Yakima today reports that gang activity across the city of Toppenish has been reduced by half-- thanks to a committed community working together. The Washington State Attorney General's Office has been working with community leaders, law enforcement and legislators to pass legislation to assist in the fight against gangs-- and will continue this effort into the future.

Oct 22 2010

If you think prescription drug abuse is isolated by a few individual incidents, think again.

Nov 03 2010

Following a news conference at Central Washington University last week, Attorney General McKenna appeared on KING TV's "New Day Northwest" program to talk about the threat of alcoholic energy drinks