NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A training is being held next week for New Mexico law enforcement on drugged driving. The New Mexico Drug Recognition Expert Program will be conducting the training in phases.

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The academic phases will be held in Albuquerque beginning on Monday. After that, there will be field training. Twenty-four officers representing sixteen law enforcement agencies are taking part. Once certified, these officers will be called on to investigate drug-impaired driving investigations.