Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson


OLYMPIA – Attorney General Rob McKenna will announce a comprehensive new statewide strategy to help local communities fight the production and sale of meth at a news conference next Tuesday morning in downtown Seattle.

General McKenna will be joined to outline “Operation: Allied Against Meth” by King County Prosecutor Norm Maleng, King County Sheriff Sue Rahr, Snohomish County Prosecutor Janice Ellis and U.S. Attorney John McKay, as well as Susan York, executive director and founder of Lead on America, a Snohomish County community-based anti-drug organization.

What:     Attorney General McKenna’s “Operation: Allied Against Meth” 
                   announcement news conference
When:    9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 10, 2005
Where:   Seattle Westin Hotel, Vashon Room
                   1900 5th Avenue, Seattle


For more information contact:
Media Relations Director, (360) 586-0725