Sheila researched and purchased a new system for the disposal of narcotics that saved the department several thousand dollars in manpower and equipment. The purchase of the ‘Drug Terminator’ with forfeiture funds has allowed for the disposal of narcotics on a quarterly basis. In the past, narcotics burns were scheduled approximately every 3 years. Now we have the ability to schedule narcotics burns every quarter.
Sheila Lustigman took it upon herself to find a new system that will save the department tax dollars by using forfeiture funds for the purchase of new equipment. In doing so she developed a new system to alleviate an overcrowded vault.