Serenity Mesa Tour

 On August 7, 2018, U.S. Attorney John C. Anderson toured Serenity Mesa. Serenity Mesa is a long-term transitional living center for young people ages 14-21 who struggle with drug and alcohol addiction.  Serenity Mesa is owned and operated by Healing Addiction in Our Community, a non-profit organization formed to provide education and support to families and communities fighting to end opiate addiction among teens and young adults.  For more information, visit, email or call (505) 877-3644.  Learn more about Healing Addiction in Our Community (HAC) at


Press Conference: Opioids, Alcohol and Athletes Video Release

 On August 16, 2018, U.S. Attorney John C. Anderson held a press conference on short-videos aimed at educating student athletes, parents and coaches about the dangers of opioids and alcohol to be distributed statewide as the school year begins.  The videos are a collaborative project of the Bernalillo County Department of Behavioral Health, the New Mexico Activities Association (NMAA), the New Mexico Parent Teachers Association (PTA), and Christopher Productions, LLC.  View the videos at