Close on the heels of the creation of a city ordinance regarding synthetic marijuana, the Sturgeon Bay police department is asking the city council to approve a similar measure dealing with synthetic cocaine. Lieutenant Dan Brinkman says, at the time the ordinance having to do with fake marijuana was being put together, there was no evidence of the trafficking of synthetic cocaine in Door County. However, that has changed…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/N1919.mp3|titles=Lieutenant Brinkman]
Brinkman says the decision to have specific ordinance language for each synthetic drug was based on research he had done…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/N1920.mp3|titles=Lieutenant Brinkman]
Upon passage by the city council, information on synthetic cocaine will be found under the language covering fake marijuana.