Operation Prevention

The DEA and Discovery Education have joined forces to combat a growing epidemic of prescription opioid misuse and heroin use nationwide. Operation Prevention’s mission is to educate students about the true impacts of opioids and kick-start lifesaving conversations in the home and classroom.

Congratulations to the Winners!

The DEA, DEA Educational Foundation, and Discovery Education are pleased to announce the prize winning PSAs for the 2017 Operation Prevention Video Challenge!

Grand Prize and People’s Choice:

Kyle C., Clay K., and Carter S. from Madison, CT

Second Place:

Monet M. from Brooklyn, NY


Third Place:

Nate T. from Midlothian, TX

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