New York State
Counterdrug Joint Task Force

Counterdrug Mission:

The New York National Guard Counterdrug Task Force provides support through highly skilled personnel and specialized equipment to Law Enforcement Agencies and Community Based Organizations in order to enhance their efforts to counter the drug threat.


New York State Authority:

Division of Military and Naval Affairs regulation 500-2, New York National Guard Counterdrug Support, promulgated on 1 June, 2006 persuant to section 11 of the Military Law, authorizes and perscribes the standard policies, procedures, and responsibilities and overall concept of operations governing the utilization of the New York National Guard Counterdrug Task Force in support of law enforcement agencies and community based organizations to counter illicit drug activity.