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400-plus Grade 6 Students Graduate from D.A.R.E.

Posted on April 22, 2017 by in Alberta, Canada, D.A.R.E. Comeback, Hometown, Hometown International, News

Between STAR Catholic and Black Gold School Division, more than 400 Grade 6 students graduated from the DARE program on April 19. Each student received a certificate from their DARE instructor and School Resource Officer Cst. Neil Muz.

After three years of absence, this year’s Grade 6 students graduated from the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program. New school resource officer Cst. Neil Muz reintroduced the program into City of Leduc Schools. He has been teaching the course for the last 12 years in every community he’s been posted in and has seen […]

Casa Senior Project Helps D.A.R.E. Program

Posted on April 22, 2017 by in California, D.A.R.E. Comeback, Hometown, News

Two Casa Grande High School students make their Senior Project a fundraising event for the #Petaluma Police Department's DARE Program. Photo by Mike Harris via Twitter.

Two Casa Grande High school students have made a major contribution to the Petaluma Police Department’s D.A.R.E. program through their senior project. Photo by Mike Harris via Twitter. Tony Pleinnikul and Mathew Kupes organized a Tip a Cop event at Pongo’s Kitchen. The restaurant also donated 15 percent of each bill during the promotion. Along […]

D.A.R.E. Makes a Return to District 1

Posted on April 22, 2017 by in D.A.R.E. Comeback, Hometown, News, North Dakota

School Resource Officer Heather Montgomery talks to students at Bakken Elementary on Thursday about the dangers of alcohol, drugs and violence as part of the D.A.R.E. program

D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) has made a return to the Williston Public School District under the guidance of school resource officer Heather Montgomery. Right: School Resource Officer Heather Montgomery talks to students at Bakken Elementary on Thursday about the dangers of alcohol, drugs and violence as part of the D.A.R.E. program. It’s been about three […]

Popular D.A.R.E. Program Returns to Bankhead Middle School

Posted on April 10, 2017 by in Alabama, D.A.R.E. Comeback, Hometown, News

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CORDOVA — More than 80 fifth-graders at Bankhead Middle School graduated from the D.A.R.E. program on Tuesday, after Cordova Police Officer Ray Goggans led the 10-week substance abuse prevention education program. The school has not hosted the D.A.R.E. program in at least four years, according to Principal Amber Freeman. “It gives them the skills to […]

D.A.R.E. is Back in Lamesa Schools

Posted on March 12, 2017 by in D.A.R.E. Comeback, Hometown, News, Texas

LMS DARE

By SRO Michael Boyd Daren has finally made his return to LMS! Thank you to SRO Michael Boyd for providing education to encourage our LMS Tors to make safe and healthy decisions. Click image for larger view. D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) is back in Lamesa Schools. We want to thank Jim Knight, our Superintendent, for […]

Loris Police Look to Fight Gang, Drug Activity Starting with Youth

Posted on February 24, 2017 by in Community Safety, D.A.R.E. Comeback, Hometown, News, South Carolina

Loris DARE

LORIS, SC (WBTW) – The Loris Police Department and local leaders are trying to come up with ways to fight drug and gang problems in the area. One of the ideas is to bring the D.A.R.E program into Loris Elementary School. “Right now we’re going to start small and start with little programs such as […]

Police D.A.R.E to Bring Back Drug Program

Posted on February 24, 2017 by in D.A.R.E. Comeback, Hometown, Missouri, News

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The Nodaway County Sheriff’s Department brought back the county’s Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E) program. The D.A.R.E board was shut down eight years ago, but was brought back Feb. 6. The program has since been added to the Nodaway County school curriculum. The program is headed by Sgt. Rich Smail, who retired from the Maryville […]

Pennington Gap Police Reinstate D.A.R.E. Program

Posted on February 22, 2017 by in D.A.R.E. Comeback, Hometown, News, Virginia

Joel Duncan serves as the school resource officer for Pennington Middle School in Lee County, and now he is bringing back the D.A.R.E. program many may recognize from childhood.

PENNINGTON GAP, VA. – Communities across southwest Virginia are constantly looking for ways to cut down on the epidemic proportion of drug abuse and addiction. In Pennington Gap alone, the police chief tells us they have taken more than 40 reports of stolen medications since January and had four drug-related arrests this month. Police there […]

D.A.R.E. Program Making a Comeback – and Growing – in Lexington

Posted on January 30, 2017 by in D.A.R.E. Comeback, Hometown, Kentucky, News

DARE Training

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – Yes, the 24 people in this classroom are a little old to be fifth graders. But the training team will tell you, these police officers are playing the part for a reason. “We want to turn it around and at least let them think they’re fifth graders so they understand the […]