December 16, 2017


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D.A.R.E. Graduation Held at Norwalk Concert Hall

Posted on Jun 28th, 2017

D.A.R.E. Graduation at Norwalk Concert Hall

More than 1,000 fifth-grade students from Norwalk’s 11 elementary schools filled the Norwalk Concert Hall Wednesday morning to celebrate their D.A.R.E. graduation. D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance…

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Kelly Middle Students Rally Against Drugs

Posted on Nov 1st, 2016

NORWICH — Eighth-graders at Kelly Middle School got a kick-start to their Monday morning by joining three large, furry friends at a loud anti-drug rally in the school's auditorium. The special…

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D.A.R.E. Program Returns

Posted on Oct 5th, 2016

A revamped D.A.R.E. program will return to North Haven public schools, but this program will go beyond teaching to just say no. Previously, the program targeted fifth-grade students, but this one…

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Oxford Resident Trooper Rescues Four-Legged Victim

Posted on Feb 1st, 2016

OXFORD, CT (January 27, 2016) - On Friday, January 22, 2016 at approximately 2:36 p.m., Trooper Donohoe #1073 was dispatched to 288 Governors Hill Road in the town of Oxford for an anonymous phone…

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Scott Custer Named South Windsor’s Deputy Police Chief

Posted on Sep 11th, 2015

From Hartford Courant. SOUTH WINDSOR — Lt. Scott P. Custer will serve as the police department's new deputy chief of police, the department announced Thursday. Custer's promotion will be…

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Denali Johns, D.A.R.E. America Youth Advocacy Board Connecticut Representative

Posted on Feb 19th, 2015

Hi! My name is Denali Johns and I am Connecticut's D.A.R.E. Youth Advocacy Board representative. Activities I take part in at school are Student Council, Model Untied Nations Club, and F.R.E.S.H.…

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D.A.R.E. students rally against drugs, violence

Posted on Nov 1st, 2014

Norwich fifth grade students make noise during the annual Red Ribbon Rally at NFA Thursday morning. Aaron Flaum/ From The Bulletin. A Norwich police officer wounded in the…

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University to promote online safety

Posted on Oct 16th, 2014

From The Quinnipiac Chronicle. Before freshman Nikime Headley was hacked on Facebook, she rarely thought about changing passwords on her social media accounts. “[My account] started sending…

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DOJ To Award Connecticut Money For School Safety

Posted on Oct 2nd, 2014

From Fox CT. The Office of Justice Programs’ National Institute of Justice (NIJ) announced it has awarded nearly $63 million to school districts and research organizations through the…

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D.A.R.E. Comes of Age: Teaching Good Decision-making as a Lifelong Skill

Posted on Sep 7th, 2014

From The Easton Courier. Photos by Nancy Doniger. Campers at the Easton Community Center got to meet and interact with six newly minted DARE officers this summer, all trained by Officer Mark…

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