RETRO BILL was the Keynote Speaker at the Santa Maria Police Department’s Annual D.A.R.E. Graduation hosted by D.A.R.E. Officer Al Torres. Over 700 6th Grade Santa-Maria Bonita School District students graduated from the D.A.R.E. Program at the end of the fall 2015 semester. Over 900 additional Santa-Maria Bonita School District students are currently enrolled in […]
The Timmins Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) program celebrated its 20th birthday on Saturday to great fanfare. The program mascot Daren the Lion had a birthday party at the Timmins Public Library to mark the occasion and 40 children from the city attended the event complete with story time, crafts, pizza and cake. Click the […]
OXFORD, CT (January 27, 2016) – On Friday, January 22, 2016 at approximately 2:36 p.m., Trooper Donohoe #1073 was dispatched to 288 Governors Hill Road in the town of Oxford for an anonymous phone call regarding a German shepherd dog being neglected. Upon arriving on scene Trooper Donohoe spoke to the complainant who stated that […]
Germantown PD takes control of D.A.R.E. program at two schools.
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A Day in the Life snapshot: NCDOA Board member and Mentor Lora Gilreath from Nags Head Police Department.
A fun look at a day in the life of Lora Gilreath School Resource Officer, Nags Head Elementary School. (Click the image to enlarge) or go to the original article
The International D.A.R.E. Safety & Self-Esteem Buddy RETRO BILL was in west Texas (and Home of the World’s First Rodeo) recently, where he received a standing ovation as the Keynote Speaker for the Pecos, Texas Police Department and Pecos – Barstow – Torah Independent School District’s DARE Graduation, which was hosted by Pecos Police Department D.A.R.E. Officer, Olga […]
WAKE FOREST, NC – Wake Forest Police Chief Jeff Leonard has been named the 2016 North Carolina D.A.R.E. Officers’ Association Glen Mowery Executive of the Year. The honor is a tribute to Mowrey, a retired Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer who started the D.A.R.E. program in Charlotte. The award was presented to Chief Leonard at the 25th Annual […]
Shreveport City Marshals office graduated its first D.A.R.E. class. This event took place on 12-10-15 @ Magnolia Charter school in Shreveport, where Deputy Kirby Dawson is the instructor. This was also the first D.A.R.E. program to be taught at Magnolia. The school graduated 108 5th graders. From Marshal Charlie Caldwell Jr.
Officer Steve Abercrombie and his D.A.R.E. Team collect 7,000 pairs of shoes and over two million miles of opportunity
Everyone needs a reliable pair of shoes. We estimate that the average pair of shoes lasts 600 miles. If each of these shoes still has at least 300 miles then D.A.R.E. Officer Steve Abercrombie and his team are providing the shoes for 2.1 million miles of opportunity. Great job Steve!
Lions Club donation for D.A.R.E. program McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara accepted a $2,650 check from LEAD (Lions Effort Against Drugs) of District 2X-3 for the D.A.R.E. (Drug Awareness Resistance Education) program operated by the sheriff and his staff. The LEAD program is funded by the clubs in District 2X-3. Pictured are (from left) Terry […]