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This is the place to keep up with the latest information affecting our program as D.A.R.E. continues to help eradicate drug abuse and violence throughout the world.

 

 

 

Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Hosts D.A.R.E. Summer Camp

Posted on Jun 29th, 2016

Ohio State Division of Watercraft Sgt. Kim Sheets, left, helps Zach Orsborne, 11, of Sidney, son of Alysha and Neil Orsborne, navigate through a canoe with drunk goggles on as Shelby County Sheriff’s Deputy Brian Strunk looks on during the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. Summer Camp Thursday, June 23. The camp was held at Lake Loramie State Park.

FORT LORAMIE — The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office “D.A.R.E. Summer Camp” (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) had another successful year. Image (click for full view): Ohio State Division of…

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State D.A.R.E. Association Conference

Posted on Jun 29th, 2016

D.A.R.E. Vehicle

D.A.R.E is a program taught in public schools and private schools nationwide, focusing not only on drugs, but also on good decision making and positive lifestyles. All this week, certified…

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Local Business Helps D.A.R.E. Program Succeed

Posted on Jun 29th, 2016

From left to right: Sheriff's Deputy Sandy Fitzpatrick, Sheriff Dave Hofmeier, and Fremont Toyota of Sheridan GM Jason Rainey (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Fremont Toyota of Sheridan for the past several years has donated a vehicle to the Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. program. Fremont Toyota General Manager Jason Rainey said they are about…

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

Posted on Jun 23rd, 2016

2016 D.A.R.E. Indiana Educator of the Year Kristie Satterfield

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…

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Glassboro 6th Graders Graduate from D.A.R.E. Program

Posted on Jun 23rd, 2016

Glassboro students Tavianna Clarke (1st place, not pictured), Ashley Johnston (2nd place) and Mia Fornes (3rd place) won the Thomas E. Bowe School DARE Essay Contest. They are pictured at DARE Graduation with Glassboro Police Cpl Timothy D. Brown, their DARE instructor.

Proud parents and students packed Glassboro's Thomas E. Bowe School gym this June. The group gathered to watch the school's 149 sixth-graders graduate from the D.A.R.E. program. Glassboro Police Cpl.…

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

Posted on Jun 22nd, 2016

New Hampshire State Police Colonel Robert Quinn

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…

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Charged Up: The New Nixa D.A.R.E. Car is a 2013 Dodge Charger

Posted on Jun 22nd, 2016

The New Nixa D.A.R.E. Car

The new Nixa D.A.R.E. car is a 2013 Dodge Charger with a telltale paint job that D.A.R.E. Officer Brent Forgey said will catch the attention of students when he holds presentations. The new…

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Behind the Badge – D.A.R.E. Officer Dana Mudrock

Posted on Jun 22nd, 2016

D.A.R.E. Officer Dana Mudrock

Officer Explains Why She Loves Working With Students In The D.A.R.E. Program SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 UTAH) - Hundreds of fifth graders in Utah are now ready to resist drugs. The latest group to…

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D.A.R.E. Essay Winner

Posted on Jun 17th, 2016

Pueblo County Deputy John Christie and D.A.R.E. Essay Winner Daniela Vasquez

A Liberty Point Elementary School student was the second place finisher in this year’s District 70 DARE essay contest, making her teachers and school very proud of her accomplishments. Daniela…

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Former NFL’er Steve Weatherford Keynotes as Summit D.A.R.E. Class of 2016 Graduates

Posted on Jun 17th, 2016

Steve Weatherford

SUMMIT, NJ - More than 300 Summit students and their family members packed the Summit High School auditorium to celebrate the 2016 D.A.R.E. graduation, a program that began in 1994 and which promotes…

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Egg Harbor Township Elementary Celebrates Completion of D.A.R.E. Program

Posted on Jun 16th, 2016

Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – 5th grade students at Joyann D. Miller Elementary School celebrated with law enforcement officers their completion of D.A.R.E., where they learn about the dangers of drugs,…

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Congratulations to Sweepstakes 6 Winners!

Posted on Jun 15th, 2016

Sweepstakes 6 Winners

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…

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Salem D.A.R.E. Newsletter June 2016

Posted on Jun 13th, 2016

Salem Oregon Police Department

Download the Salem D.A.R.E. June 2016 Newsletter Building Strong Foundations for the Future Over thirty years ago, D.A.R.E. was launched and quickly became the most successful school-based,…

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

Posted on Jun 13th, 2016

Amanda Peachey received a certificate from Sen. Bruce Tarr

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…

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Fifth Graders Celebrate D.A.R.E. Graduation with ASK

Posted on Jun 13th, 2016

DARE graduates in Yorktown and Lakeland school districts

YORKTOWN, N.Y. - On Saturday, June 11, the Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) hosted a D.A.R.E. Celebration Party for D.A.R.E. graduates in Yorktown and Lakeland school…

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Seguin PD’s D.A.R.E. Program Hosting 7th Cinderella Ball

Posted on Jun 13th, 2016

Seguin D.A.R.E. 7th Cinderella Ball

There is a call for kings and princesses to attend a royal ball. The Seguin Police Department’s D.A.R.E. Program is hosting the 7th annual Cinderella Ball from 7 to 9:30 p.m. on Friday, June 24…

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D.A.R.E. Graduation in North Plainfield

Posted on Jun 13th, 2016

Chief William G. Parenti

Chief William G. Parenti has announced that June 16th will be a day for congratulations to all these children who have persevered through 9 weeks of Drug Abuse Resistance Education “D.A.R.E.”…

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Spearfish Police Officer Chosen as West River D.A.R.E. Officer of the Year

Posted on Jun 13th, 2016

Cpl. Verla Little of the Spearfish Police Department

SPEARFISH — Cpl. Verla Little of the Spearfish Police Department was surprised Thursday with the Ron Tennill Memorial Achievement Award: 2016 West River D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education)…

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Saint John D.A.R.E. Officials Not Concerned About Marijuana Legalization

Posted on Jun 13th, 2016

Saint John D.A.R.E. Graduate

It was a big day for about 350 Grade 5 students in Saint John Friday — a graduation day. The energetic students are all graduates from the the D.A.R.E., or Drug Abuse Resistance Education,…

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D.A.R.E. Makes a Difference

Posted on Jun 10th, 2016

Newport DARE officer Bob Spellman, a 15-year veteran of the department, is also on the community-oriented policing team. (Photo by Jack Kelly)

The D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) program has been a part of Newport’s educational system for over two decades. Originally designed to complement national drug and alcohol awareness…

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