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Siskiyou County D.A.R.E. Photos 2019

Pictures of Siskiyou County D.A.R.E. graduations and other photos taken at some schools in the area: Grenada Elementary, Delphic Elementary, Scott Valley Christian Academy and Montague Elementary. From Res Deputy Jim Jacobsen, Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office...
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Upcoming Events

D.A.R.E. International Training Conference 2019 @ Arizona Grand Resort & Spa
Jun 25 – Jun 27 all-day
California D.A.R.E. Officer Training September 2019 @ Napa County Sheriff’s Office
Sep 9 – Sep 20 all-day
California D.A.R.E. Officer Training September 2019 @ Napa County Sheriff’s Office

This is the initial two-week, 80-hour course for all Uniformed Law Enforcement and School Resource Officers who need to be certified to teach the new D.A.R.E. program known as keepin’ it REAL!

This training is TUITION FREE!. All Instructor Materials, Free!

D.A.R.E. America has contracted with the Fairfield Inn American Canyon at 3800 Broadway HWY 29 American Canyon, CA 94503. The federal per diem lodging rate is $214.00. The Fairfield Inn has graciously offered us an amazing price for the area of $119.00 + tax. Total per night would be $135.89. This includes breakfast, parking and Wi-Fi. If you would like to stay at the host hotel, they have blocked rooms for this training event. When you call (707) 643-3800 for your reservations mention “DARE TRAINING” to receive the pricing. You must make your room reservation by August 15th, 2019 to receive this price!

The Napa County Sheriff’s Department and D.A.R.E. America have partnered to provide this training. It is the most affordable training option available for your agency. Please do not wait to register for this class as space is limited. Don’t forget to complete the attached document and send it to Dennis Osborn via email A.S.A.P.

D.A.R.E. Mentor Officer Training 2019 @ Fort Magruder Hotel and Conference Center
Oct 14 – Oct 18 all-day
D.A.R.E. International Conference 2020 @ Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun Resort & Spa
Jul 6 – Jul 9 all-day


State D.A.R.E. Contacts

Northern California Coordinator &
Primary Contact

Steve Abercrombie
Tracy Police Department
Phone: (209) 470-2892

Southern California Coordinator
Hunter Knowles
Santa Monica Police Department
Email: Hunter.Knowles@SMGOV.NET
Phone: (424) 299-1642

Richard Smith, D.A.R.E. America Youth Advocacy Board Member from California


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