The Metro Jeff Drug Task Force worked 86 drug cases from January of this year to April.
Only four months into 2018 and the county is already at an 39 percent increase.
In Jefferson County, there are positive correlations between drugs, crimes, arrests and overdose deaths.
As drugs increase, so does arrests, crimes and overdose deaths in the city.
There have been 53 drug arrest.
This is an 130 percent increase from last year at the same time.