June 30, 2016

Satterfield Named D.A.R.E. Indiana Educator of the Year

Posted on June 23, 2016 by in Hometown, Indiana, News, Spotlight

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — D.A.R.E. Indiana Inc. has announced that Kristie Satterfield of Greenfield has been named the 2016 D.A.R.E. Indiana Educator of the Year. Satterfield is the daughter of Bradford, Pa., residents Francis and Joyce Carloni. D.A.R.E. Indiana’s mission is to provide training to law enforcement officers in order that they may provide children with […]

Colonel Robert Quinn is 2016 DEA/DARE Law Enforcement Executive of the Year

Posted on June 22, 2016 by in 29th DARE International Training Conference, News, Spotlight

New Hampshire State Police Colonel Robert Quinn, the 2016 DEA/DARE Law Enforcement Executive of the Year, will be honored at the 29th D.A.R.E. International Training Conference in Atlanta, Georgia from July 19-21. The Northern New England Training Team trained and certified 14 new D.A.R.E. Officers from New Hampshire, Maine, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Vermont that […]

Congratulations to Sweepstakes 6 Winners!

Posted on June 15, 2016 by in News, Spotlight

Congratulations to California Sweepstakes winners!  The drawing was on June 15th at our DARE offices. The $2500 winner is: Felicia Gonzales of Hayward The $5000 winner is:  Chi  Nguyen of San Jose

Masco D.A.R.E. Student Goes Above and Beyond

Posted on June 13, 2016 by in Hometown, Massachusetts, News, Spotlight

BOXFORD – Amanda Peachey, who graduated with the Class of 2016 on June 3, is not only a strong student and accomplished athlete, but she also found the time during her busy schedule to take on the position of Massachusetts representative on the D.A.R.E Youth Advisory Board (D.A.R.E. YAB). The D.A.R.E. YAB, which is made up […]

D.A.R.E. Press Release: Prince’s Cause Of Death A Warning To Parents

Posted on June 7, 2016 by in Bulletins, News, Spotlight

Rock Star’s death due to accidental overdose of Fentanyl, a drug 25-50 times more potent than heroin and blamed for spike in overdose deaths

Prince, world famous songwriter, singer, producer, and consummate showman died at just 57 years of age.  Toxicology tests for Prince released last week concluded that the entertainer died from an accidental overdose of the opioid Fentanyl, according to a report by the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office.

D.A.R.E. Reaches Record Number of Students in New Brunswick Schools

Posted on May 18, 2016 by in Hometown, New Jersey, News, Spotlight

Eight hundred New Brunswick fifth graders have newly taken a pledge to live their lives free of the negative influences of drug and alcohol abuse following the completion of the D.A.R.E. program for the 2015-16 school year. Right: D.A.R.E. graduates outside of Roosevelt School on May 18. Click to view the full image. For over […]

DEA to Host Press Conference on Opioid Epidemic

Posted on April 29, 2016 by in Events, Hometown, Spotlight, Virginia

R/x, heroin, and fentanyl continue to see spikes in abuse and overdose. DEA Acting Administrator Chuck Rosenberg and other federal, state and local officials will host a press conference to highlight the ongoing U.S. opioid epidemic, and outline continued efforts to address the crisis. The event will take place in conjunction with the 11th National […]

Congratulations to Sweepstakes 3 Winners!

Posted on April 15, 2016 by in News, Spotlight

Congratulations to Cyndi Holland and Jennifer Tarr for being our round 3 sweepstakes winners!   Cyndi Holland Winner Drawing Check Presentation: Cyndi Holland   Jennifer Tarr Winner Drawing        

Nominations for the 2016 Daryl F. Gates Lifetime Achievement, Officer of the Year, & Educator of the Year Awards

Posted on February 8, 2016 by in 29th DARE International Training Conference, News, Spotlight

Daryl F. Gates

D.A.R.E. America is accepting nominations for the 2016 Daryl F. Gates D.A.R.E. Lifetime Achievement, D.A.R.E. Officer of the Year, and D.A.R.E. Educator of the Year Awards. Recipients of these prestigious awards will be honored during the 29th Annual D.A.R.E. International Training Conference. The conference is being held in Atlanta, Georgia, July 19-21, 2016. Nominees for […]

D.A.R.E. Leaders Support CADCA at 26th Annual National Leadership Forum

Posted on February 4, 2016 by in News, Spotlight

Members of the D.A.R.E . team from across the United States were a strong presence at CADCA’s 26th Annual National Leadership Forum, February 1-4 in National Harbor, Maryland.  CADCA’s National Leadership Forum is the nation’s largest training for substance abuse prevention and treatment professionals and researchers, attracting more than 2,500 community and state leaders from […]