JOSEPHINE COUNTY WILL BE GETTING EXTRA HELP IN ITS FIGHT AGAINST DRUG TRAFFICKING. THE GRANTS PASS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY SAYS THAT THEY APPLIED FOR THE TITLE OF HIGH INTENSITY DRUG TRAFFICKING AREA TWO YEARS AGO. THE NATIONAL DRUG CONTROL POLICY GRANTED THE TITLE YESTERDAY, BECAUSE JOSEPHINE COUNTY IS ON THE 1-5 CORRIDOR, WHICH LEADS TO ELEVATED DRUG TRAFFICKING ACTIVITY.