specialists specifically designed the D.A.R.E. curriculum for delivery
by experienced law enforcement officers. Evaluations of D.A.R.E.
have documented that an overwhelming majority of school administrators
and teachers rated the D.A.R.E. officer as the best feature of the
the fact that D.A.R.E. officers have been shown to be effective
classroom instructors, D.A.R.E. is a fine example of a community-oriented,
positive police program. D.A.R.E. is not just a drug education
program; it is crime and violence prevention in our nation's