Amarillo, TX - A secure online prescription monitoring program has been developed by the Texas Department of Public Safety. It is being called Prescription Access in Texas, or "PAT."
The program provides controlled substance prescription dispensing history to authorized health care and law enforcement professionals.
Texas law restricts access to prescription data to practitioners and pharmacists who are inquiring about their patients, and to various law enforcement agencies for conducting investigations.
The Texas Department of Public Safety is joining forces with law enforcement partners during the Memorial Day weekend to help crack down on intoxicated driving.
As the summer quickly approaches, the City of Amarillo is encouraging everyone to practice water safety.
The Tucumcari Police Department needs your help locating a woman believed to be involved in a shop lifting incident.
The Stinnett Police Department reports that children in the area are participating in what is known as "The Choking Game."
This weekend, Texas families will have a chance to shop tax free, and save a little water and energy in the process.