March 30, 2017




Legalization of Marijuana in Colorado – The Impact

Posted on Mar 21st, 2017

The 4th major report on the legalization impact of marijuana on Colorado.   Click here to view or download the report (PDF).   "Alcohol has been the number one substance involved in teen suicide, to have marijuana replace alcohol as the leading substance, is very alarming. "How…

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4 Things You and Your Teen May Not Know About Marijuana — But Should

Posted on Mar 13th, 2017

Massachusetts is now among eight U.S. states to legalize marijuana for adult (21+) recreational use, a decision that’s created a relaxed stance on use of the drug and left many parents worried. The simple, clear and empowering message we suggest parents share with teens is that avoidance of…

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Posted on Jan 20th, 2015

From ROCKY MOUNTAIN HIGH INTENSITY DRUG TRAFFICKING AREA JANUARY 2015. Download the PDF. It has come to the attention of RMHIDTA that a number of our officers were unaware of “Pixy Stix” as a marijuana edible. This bulletin will provide officers with some basic information on the topic. For…

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Free IACP/NCMEC Cyberbullying Resource for Law Enforcement

Posted on Sep 16th, 2014

IACP, in collaboration with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, has released a new resource, Preparing and Responding to Cyberbullying: Tips for…

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Daren the Lion Mascot Costume

Posted on Sep 10th, 2014

A great investment to get the most of your D.A.R.E.® Program. Make appearances at parades, carnivals, fairs, sporting events and shopping malls. An excellent addition to your D.A.R.E. graduation. Loved by children & adults. Interact with your local D.A.R.E. sponsors. Produced by by…

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D.A.R.E. America Position Paper on Marijuana Legalization

Posted on Sep 1st, 2014

D.A.R.E. America joins every major public health association, including the American Medical Association, the American Psychiatric Association, the American Society of Addiction Medicine, and other groups in opposing the legalization of marijuana. Simply put, legalization would drastically increase…

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The D.A.R.E Song

Posted on Jan 15th, 2014

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Click here to download the MP3 file or scroll down to play and/or share the MP4 file Click here to download the Lyrics in PDF or scroll down to see the lyrics on this page. D.A.R.E. Song Lyrics by Michael Wagman, Music by…

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Teen Medicine Abuse Flyer

Posted on Nov 15th, 2013

D.A.R.E. Officers, Parents, Educators, Community Leaders Teen Medicine Abuse Let’s All Work Together -  Be Part of the Solution. Medicine abuse is our nation’s fastest-growing drug problem. Education is an important piece of the solution! Download the flyer The facts: Twenty…

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Policy & Procedure for Inclusion of the Topic of Marijuana in the D.A.R.E. keepin’ it REAL Elementary Curriculum

Posted on Jul 2nd, 2013

POLICY: The D.A.R.E. keepin’ it REAL (kiR) elementary curriculum is a universal program, a prevention strategy designed for delivery to all students, without regard to individual risk factors. For the general population of 5th/6th grade students, the topic of marijuana is not age appropriate.…

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D.A.R.E. America Policies & Procedures

Posted on Feb 6th, 2013

  If you have any questions regarding the national policies and procedures, please call Frank Pegueros, President/CEO at 800.223.3273. Welcome to the rules of the road! The D.A.R.E. national policies and trademark regulations have been placed in this section. D.A.R.E. is the national…

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