D.A.R.E. OFFICERS — Steubenville’s D.A.R.E. officers through the past 25 years include, from left, J.P. Rigaud, Anthony Piergallini and Erik Dervis. Piergallini was the first Drug Abuse Resistance Education program police officer in the region in 1989. Rigaud served after Piergallini’s retirement from the Steubenville Police Department and Dervis is the current D.A.R.E. officer. The […]
From The Harrison Press. During a recent discussion among members of the City of Harrison Police Committee, Chief Chuck Lindsey said “getting kids used to talking to police officers, and not to be afraid of somebody in uniform” is a primary goal of the D.A.R.E. program, which has been operating in Harrison since 1991. You […]
Donated materials allow for reconstruction Down you go (Photo by Terry Brlas) The D.A.R.E. dunk tank is back and improved for the 2014 Homecoming. A reconstruction of the unique apparatus has rendered it safer. Pictured is Strongsville Assistant Police Chief Mark Fender taking the plunge. From www.thepostnewspapers.com STRONGSVILLE – One of the more popular locations at the […]
By Kari B. Parsons- D.A.R.E. Ohio Training Director
Hello Ohio D.A.R.E. Officers!
My how times flies! It has been 26 years since the very first Ohio DOT. DOT #1 was held in April of 1988. DOT #2 was held in October of 1988, DOT #3 in March of 1989, DOT #4 in June of 1989, DOT #5 in August of 1989 and DOT #6 in October of 1989.
Kendall Jones reports on officer Tanner and his efforts through the D.A.R.E program From freenewspost.com
THEIR DEDICATION, FINE WORK, AND MEMBERSHIP CONTRIBUTIONS HAVE NOT GONE UNNOTICED! District 4 – Southwest Ohio held their quarterly district meeting with not only training and DARE officer updates but also paid tribute to two retiring officers who have been in active membership since 2002. Deputy Ben Dunaway (DOT Class #47) and Deputy Don McGlothlin […]
Read at the Bahrain News Agency website Ohio, Cincinnati, USA: July 17 — (BNA) — Reliant upon directives from the Head of the Committee on Combating Narcotics Addiction and Violence, H.E. Shaikh Abdullah bin Rashid Al Khalifa, a delegation from “Together” Program led by its director Ali Ahmed Amini and accompanied by the Program’s Assistant […]
Dayton Daily News – June 2013 SPRINGBORO, OH – When Springboro Police Sgt. Don Wilson became the first D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) officer at Springboro Schools in 1992, he didn’t know how much he’d like the job. He soon discovered that he enjoyed teaching and working with students. Now, after working as a D.A.R.E. […]
www.northcentralohio.com Story By: Larry Stine (Mansfield, OH) – The annual DARE Olympics were held at a new location this spring as Malabar Intermediate School on Cook Road in Mansfield was the host site. Mansfield Police Department DARE Officer Jack Shay says students who graduate from the program have a chance to compete in seven […]