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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.

 

 

 

D.A.R.E. Graduation at Richland County Muslim School Believed to be First in the Nation

Posted on May 21st, 2017

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott discusses the historic graduation of Muslim students at the Islamic Academy of Columbia, believed to be the first in the nation. RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. - Ten…

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Local D.A.R.E Board Awards Scholarships to Jersey Community High School Seniors

Posted on May 19th, 2017

Pictured from left to right: (front—Senior students) Stephen Rulo, Anne Snyders, Maddie Hansen, and Quinten Dial. (back) Officer Rich Portwood, Illini Middle School representative Sue Long, Jersey…

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Students Vow to Make Healthy Choices

Posted on May 18th, 2017

Future nurses, veterinarians, athletes and teachers vowed to reach their dreams by practicing a drug-free and healthy lifestyle during Gardnerville Elementary School's Drug Abuse Resistance Education…

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D.A.R.E. Targets Age-Specific Messages On Drugs to Make a Difference

Posted on May 18th, 2017

The growing problem of heroin abuse came up early during graduation ceremonies this week for nearly 400 Bartholomew County sixth-graders completing their 10-week Drug Abuse Resistance Education…

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Georgetown Fifth Grade Students Successfully Graduate D.A.R.E.

Posted on May 18th, 2017

GRANT PARISH, La. (GPSO) - On May 9, 2017, Georgetown fifth grade students celebrated their graduation from the D.A.R.E. program. Georgetown Principal Jennifer Winslett delivered the opening and…

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For D.A.R.E. Officer, An Emotional Farewell

Posted on May 18th, 2017

After a career in law enforcement dating back to 1985, including more than a decade as Highland County’s D.A.R.E. officer, Sgt. Bobby Stroop is retiring from the Highland County Sheriff’s…

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Hear About D.A.R.E. First Hand from D.A.R.E. Officer Craig Seibel

Posted on May 10th, 2017

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Hear first hand from D.A.R.E. Officer Craig Seibel why your community needs D.A.R.E. and the difference your contribution makes. Video by the Salem Police…

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Breaking: New Study Finds ER Visits for Kids More Than Quadrupled Since Colorado Legalized Marijuana

Posted on May 4th, 2017

Alexandria, VA, May 4, 2017 - Today, a new study was released showing that marijuana-related emergency visits by kids in Colorado more than quadrupled since the state legalized marijuana. In 2005,…

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2017 D.A.R.E. International Training Conference Schedule

Posted on May 1st, 2017

Conference schedule is subject to change and will be updated as information becomes available. Monday, July 10th Registration, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm D.A.R.E. Auto Show, 1:00 pm – 5:00…

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A Rejuvenated D.A.R.E. Can Combat Opioid Epidemic, Cops Say

Posted on May 1st, 2017

By Dave Hutchinson | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com. Right: Statewide members of the New Jersey D.A.R.E. Officers Association met on Monday at the Ocean County Police Academy. In the wake of the…

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Peace Officers Memorial Day, May 15, 2017

Posted on Apr 29th, 2017

In conjunction with Police Week, Peace Officers Memorial Day will be observed on May 15. Members of the D.A.R.E. family remember and honor our brothers and sisters killed or disabled in the line of…

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Kofee Anderson, Alabama Super Citizen Hero

Posted on Apr 27th, 2017

Over the past 10 weeks, students in the Super Citizen Program have been learning about civics, character, financial literacy and our Great American Story. To put character in context, classes were…

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LBT Officer Heads Up New Jersey D.A.R.E. Association, Aiming to Help Combat State Drug Epidemic

Posted on Apr 27th, 2017

A Long Beach Township police officer was among the members of the New Jersey D.A.R.E. Officers Association who met for the first time this past Monday, at the Ocean County Police Academy, to discuss…

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D.A.R.E. Graduates

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2017

Danbury Elementary principal Dan Humphrey takes a selfie with the first graduating class of the D.A.R.E. program at Danbury Middle School. -- register photo/WANDA CHANDLER

MARBLEHEAD –– Danbury Middle School sixth graders graduated from D.A.R.E. recently. Right: Danbury Elementary principal Dan Humphrey takes a selfie with the first graduating class of the…

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400-plus Grade 6 Students Graduate from D.A.R.E.

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2017

Between STAR Catholic and Black Gold School Division, more than 400 Grade 6 students graduated from the DARE program on April 19. Each student received a certificate from their DARE instructor and School Resource Officer Cst. Neil Muz.

After three years of absence, this year’s Grade 6 students graduated from the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program. New school resource officer Cst. Neil Muz reintroduced the…

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Casa Senior Project Helps D.A.R.E. Program

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2017

Two Casa Grande High School students make their Senior Project a fundraising event for the #Petaluma Police Department's DARE Program. Photo by Mike Harris via Twitter.

Two Casa Grande High school students have made a major contribution to the Petaluma Police Department’s D.A.R.E. program through their senior project. Photo by Mike Harris via Twitter. Tony…

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Lakeview Students Learn About Drug Perils in D.A.R.E. Program

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2017

Lakeview Elementary School student Shannon Carter (center) speaks at the Lakeview D.A.R.E. Program graduation as Police Officer A.L Barnhouse (left) and Lakeview Principal Patrick Neuman (right) listen on April 6, 2017. [John Adam/progress-index.com]

Students from Lakeview Elementary graduate from the D.A.R.E. program, which aims to educate them about drug and alcohol abuse. Right: Lakeview Elementary School student Shannon Carter (center)…

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Oakwood Elementary D.A.R.E. Graduation

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2017

Essays described what they learned and how the D.A.R.E. program can help them make safe, responsible choices. “Once I receive all the essays, winners are selected and they receive a prize. This…

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Northside Elementary Students Graduate D.A.R.E. Program

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2017

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Wednesday was a big day for a young group of students in La Crosse. Fifth graders at Northside Elementary got to take part in a D.A.R.E. graduation ceremony. A total of 51…

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D.A.R.E. Makes a Return to District 1

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2017

School Resource Officer Heather Montgomery talks to students at Bakken Elementary on Thursday about the dangers of alcohol, drugs and violence as part of the D.A.R.E. program

D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) has made a return to the Williston Public School District under the guidance of school resource officer Heather Montgomery. Right: School Resource…

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