Norm Stamper http://kplu.org en Former police chief says time to end war on drugs http://kplu.org/post/former-police-chief-says-time-end-war-drugs <p>In June of 1971, President Richard Nixon officially declared a &quot;war on drugs.&quot;&nbsp; Drug abuse, he said, was &quot;public enemy No. 1.&quot;</p><p>Forty years later, few would call the war a success.&nbsp; Even President Obama says we need to stop looking at our drug problem as a war. But, some former top cops say the President isn&#39;t doing enough to actually end the war. Mon, 13 Jun 2011 23:56:11 +0000 Paula Wissel 1856 at http://kplu.org Former police chief says time to end war on drugs