January 20, 2018


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Everyday Hero: Sheriff’s Deputy Says ‘If a child needs me, I want to be there’

Posted on Oct 21st, 2017

Cpl. Kofee Anderson of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office was recognized as 2017 National D.A.R.E. Officer of the Year. (Photo: Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce)

When Cpl. Kofee Anderson was in school, a teacher told him he would not amount to anything. And that was the only fuel he needed to prove her wrong. Cpl. Kofee Anderson of the Montgomery County…

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Local D.A.R.E. Agency Educates Students on Substance Abuse, Bullying, More

Posted on Oct 15th, 2017

The Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Office is one of several law enforcement agencies in the area. Upholding the law from Camp Hill to Alexander City, New Site to Reeltown, the officers of the…

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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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Popular D.A.R.E. Program Returns to Bankhead Middle School

Posted on Apr 10th, 2017

CORDOVA — More than 80 fifth-graders at Bankhead Middle School graduated from the D.A.R.E. program on Tuesday, after Cordova Police Officer Ray Goggans led the 10-week substance abuse prevention…

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D.A.R.E. Graduation Held at DeKalb County School Coliseum

Posted on May 23rd, 2015

From WEIS Radio. Photo (click for full view): SRO’s – Tony Wayne Blackwell, Terry Baird, Craig White, Renee Ramos, Chip Richards, Sheriff Jimmy Harris, Tony Bartley, Paul Bell, Tim Rector,…

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Montgomery D.A.R.E. Officer Gets Surprise Award

Posted on May 9th, 2015

From WSFA 12 News. MONTGOMERY CO., AL (WSFA) - A Montgomery County Sheriff's deputy got a surprise congratulations for his hard work trying to keep kids off drugs. Friday, Corporal Kofee…

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Grants bolster school safety, financial education

Posted on Oct 19th, 2014

From cullmantimes.com. Two Cullman County schools are the recipients of grants from the Cullman County Community Development Commission (CCCDC) to invest in safety equipment, which matches a…

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Law enforcement and school officials address school safety

Posted on Sep 30th, 2014

This week law enforcement agencies and school officials across four states are gathered in Biloxi to review safety plans and help improve safety and schools. (Photo source: WLOX) From WLOX…

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Shelby County’s School Safety Plan Includes Counseling, Other Services for At-Risk Students

Posted on Sep 12th, 2014

Shelby County Sheriff's Office patrol vehicles line part of the parking lot at Alabaster's Thompson Middle School on July 14, 2014, for a training program focusing on situations involving active…

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HPD Helps Students Make The Right Decision

Posted on Aug 29th, 2014

Henry County D.A.R.E. instructor Lt. Dennis Cobb leads a group of Headland Elementary School children in a safety phrase to teach them what to do in the event that they find a gun when an adult is…

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