February 07, 2016

Special Thanks to Germantown Police Department for Saving their D.A.R.E Program

Posted on January 30, 2016 by in Hometown, News, Spotlight, Wisconsin

Germantown PD takes control of D.A.R.E. program at two schools.

This video was originally published on Yahoo! News.

Jacqueline Ho, Executive Assistant to the President & CEO

Posted on January 20, 2016 by in D.A.R.E. America Staff, News, Spotlight

Happy New Year to all! We begin 2016 with an addition to the D.A.R.E. Staff. As of January 4th Ms. Jacqueline Ho has joined our D.A.R.E. team. Jacqueline will work as the Executive Assistant to the President & CEO of D.A.R.E. America. Jacqueline comes to us from the office of the President at JM Eagle. Jacqueline is […]

Officer Steve Abercrombie and his D.A.R.E. Team collect 7,000 pairs of shoes and over two million miles of opportunity

Posted on December 27, 2015 by in California, Hometown, Spotlight

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!

View Photos from the 2015 Orange County Benefit Reception

Posted on December 10, 2015 by in Spotlight

2015 Orange County Benefit Reception At the El Adobe de Capistrano   Honoring – The Legacy of Daryl Gates Retired Police Chief David L. Maggard, Jr   D.A.R.E. America would like to express our gratitude to the Perricone Family for hosting an amazing night, and thank our supporters for their contributions. Photos from the Benefit […]

Centerville Police Receive Donation in Honor of Veteran

Posted on November 11, 2015 by in Hometown, News, Spotlight, Utah

D.A.R.E. America wishes to thank all of our veterans for their service, dedication, and sacrifice. A special thanks to the Marine Corps League of Centerville, UT for their donation to the Centerville Police Department D.A.R.E. program in the memory of Lcpl. Dion Stephenson. Click on the image for full view. From Standard Examiner: CENTERVILLE — […]

A Letter in Support of D.A.R.E. from Scott R. Evans, Retired Deputy and D.A.R.E. Officer, Auglaize County Sheriff’s Office

Posted on October 18, 2015 by in Hometown, Ohio, Spotlight

As a retired D.A.R.E. Officer of 16 years from the Auglaize County Sheriff’s Office I know all too well the accusations that D.A.R.E. does not work and that funding should be cut. This has been going on since I was certified back in 1992. As far as D.A.R.E. being effective we need to understand that […]

D.A.R.E. America shout out from David Oyelowo

Posted on September 4, 2015 by in News, Spotlight

David Oyetokunbo Oyelowo, star of the upcoming movie Captive gives a shout out to the D.A.R.E. program! His movies include Selma, The Butler, Lincoln, and Rise of the Planet of the Apes. His accomplishments include: Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actor (Drama); Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries; and a […]

Farewell, D.A.R.E. Officer Pamela Daniels

Posted on August 30, 2015 by in Hometown, Massachusetts, Spotlight

We regret to inform you of the sudden passing of Dudley, MA D.A.R.E. Officer Sgt Pamela Daniels on August 26, 2015. Below is a link to her obituary and details of her calling hours on Monday and funeral on Tuesday Sgt Daniels was the first and only female member of the Dudley Police Department and […]

Places with More Marijuana Dispensaries Have More Marijuana-Related Hospitalizations, Study Finds

Posted on August 16, 2015 by in Drug Legalization and Student Drug Use, News, Spotlight

People who live in areas of California with a higher density of marijuana dispensaries experience a greater number of hospitalizations involving marijuana abuse and dependence, a University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health analysis discovered. The National Institutes of Health-funded research, published online in the scientific journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence, could be informative […]


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 […]