July 05, 2015

Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong Awarded 2015 DEA / D.A.R.E. America Law Enforcement Executive of The Year Award

Posted on June 26, 2015 by in 28th International Conference, News

Francisco X. Pegueros, President and CEO of D.A.R.E. America and Special Agent in Charge of the DEA Los Angeles Field Division Anthony D. Williams are pleased to announce the selection of Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong as the 2015 DEA/DARE Law Enforcement Executive of the Year. The DEA/D.A.R.E America Law Enforcement Executive award is given […]

Balling Heads D.A.R.E Program in City of Tonawanda

Posted on June 25, 2015 by in Hometown, New York, News

From North Tonawanda Sun. Pictured are City of Tonawanda Police Chief William Strassburg, Exalted Ruler for the Elk’s Lodge James Sutton, and Officer Jason Balling. Click image for full view. TONAWANDA – In support of the recently re-launched D.A.R.E. Program at City of Tonawanda schools, the Elk’s Lodge #860 has generously donated $1,000 to the […]

Southside ISD students working to stop drugs in schools

Posted on June 24, 2015 by in Hometown, News, Texas

From WOAI News 4 San Antonio. SAN ANTONIO – It’s a program that’s been around for decades and one area school district is proving it still works. In the 2013-2014 school year, Southside Independent School District Police made 13 drug-related arrests at Losoya Middle School. District leaders knew they had to take action, so they […]


Posted on June 24, 2015 by in News, Spotlight

Abstract: SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Today, Corrective Education Company announced an official and exclusive partnership with D.A.R.E., and the building of a curriculum aimed at juveniles, named D.A.R.E. to Make the Right Choices™, which utilizes Restorative Justice to dissuade youth from shoplifting. Corrective Education Company (CEC) and D.A.R.E. co-developed this Restorative Education for Juveniles […]

A Fun-Filled D.A.R.E. Day in Thrall Park

Posted on June 22, 2015 by in Hometown, New York, News

From The Epoch Times. On June 13 in Middletown’s Thrall Park Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) had a clear message: enjoy the day. Police officers were everywhere, some in uniform, others in the bright yellow D.A.R.E. t-shirt. Local businesses showed their support with booths that offered healthy snacks or fun activities. ShopRite had two booths, […]

NJ’s D.A.R.E. Program being Revived

Posted on May 31, 2015 by in Hometown, New Jersey, News, Spotlight

From 92.7 WOBM Radio. Several years after New Jersey stopped following the national curriculum for Drug Abuse Resistance Education, the D.A.R.E. program will again be taught in schools starting in the fall. Scott Gilliam, Director of training for D.A.R.E. America, said federal approval of arbitration in March cleared the way for the national program to begin […]

Two Harbors D.A.R.E. Students Give Back

Posted on May 31, 2015 by in Hometown, Minnesota, News

From Fox 21 Online. Students Pick Up Trash TWO HARBORS, Minn. – The weather was perfect Wednesday afternoon for dozens of D.A.R.E students in Two Harbors to give back and pick up trash. It’s part of the D.A.R.E program’s education to make good decisions. “Just trying to keep the earth healthy for generations and generations.  Other […]

Bay Elementary receives award from D.A.R.E program

Posted on May 23, 2015 by in Arkansas, Hometown, News

From WMC Action News 5. BAY, AR (KAIT) – A group of Bay Elementary students were recognized for being “the best of the best.” Ms. Johnson’s 5th grade class at Bay received a plaque from Deputy Jamey Carter with the Craighead County Sheriff’s Department on Thursday. This group of kids ranked highest of any Drug Abuse Resistance […]

D.A.R.E. Day at the Dow Diamond in Midland a happy affair

Posted on May 23, 2015 by in Hometown, Michigan, News

From Midland Daily News. Photo: Seibert Elementary fifth-grader John Caszajenko, right, leads the pack as Meridian fifth-grader Jilliam Todd, center, and Caszajenko’s classmate Andrew Gilbert follow behind during a bouncy horse race during D.A.R.E. Day on Saturday at Dow Diamond. Some chose to linger at the bounce house, while others raced inflatable horses or enjoyed a kickball […]

A Tribute to Retiring Staff Sgt. Mike Casault

Posted on May 9, 2015 by in British Columbia, Canada, Hometown, Hometown International, News

By Mayor Mary Giuliano. From The Free Press. Photo from e-know.ca. I recall listening as Mike Casault taught the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program at Isabella Dicken Elementary School (IDES). Friendly and approachable to children and parents, Casault said hello when passing by in his police car and spoke to individuals in. Casault is […]