ANOA · P.O. Box 1010 Auburn, Alabama 36831-1010

2021 Training Conference

August 17-19, 2021

The Island House, a DoubleTree by Hilton

Orange Beach, Alabama

Our 2021 conference is scheduled for August 17-19, 2021 in Orange Beach, Alabama, at the Island House Hotel, a DoubleTree by Hilton, 26650 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL 36561. Early onsite check in and registration will be on the afternoon of August 16, 2021.

The hotel room rate is $154.00 per night. The extended room rate is good August 13-19, 2021 with the extended stay available on a first come basis.

Rooms can be booked through the following link:

or by telephone using code: ANO

Conference rate is $150.00 plus $30 yearly membership.


If anyone still wants to register and or attend you are welcome to send in a registration form or submit it at the conference. Unfortunately, we have pulled every available hotel room at the Island House. If you are still in need of lodging let us know and we will try to assist you in finding something in the area.

Awards Nominations

If anyone has someone they want to nominate for our award of excellence this year please send us a brief write up for your nominee by Friday, August 6, 2021. Please send the nomination to We have had several people inquire about nomination submissions however, we have not received any yet. We will need time to review them and get awards made. Thank you.

Alabama Narcotics Officers Association
2021 Training Conference Agenda

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August 16, 2021

3:00 pm – 5:30 pm        Early Registration & Vendor Setup (Island House Conference Room)


August 17, 2021

8:00 am                         Registration Continues

8:45 am – 9:00 am        Opening Remarks        

9:00 am – 10:00 am       Package Interdiction Techniques

10:00 am – 12:00 pm     Emergency Narcotics Operations
                                       (Case Study of a narcotics operation that went bad, the                                                                   repercussions, and the media fallout that followed)    

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm       Lunch (On your own)

1:30 pm – 4:30 pm         Fentynal: A National Crisis Update

6:30 pm – until               Hospitality & Networking (TBD)


August 18, 2021

9:00 am - 12:00 pm        Alabama Asset Forfeiture Reform Law 2021

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm        Lunch (On your Own)

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm          Electronic Surveillance Investigations
                                        (Instruction on how to build your own portable LPR system)

2:30 pm – 4:30 pm          Bus Interdiction Investigations

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm          Award of Excellence Banquet (TBD)

8:30 pm – until                Hospitality & Networking (TBD)


August 19, 2021

9:00 am – 9:30 am          Business Meeting

9:30 am – 12:00 pm        Outdoor Marijuana DTO Investigations

12:00 pm                         Certificates and Dismissal