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Community Safety

The D.A.R.E. program is part of the community.  We work with parents, educators, and elected and public officials to keep our children safe and healthy.

D.A.R.E.: Beyond Saying No

Cave City Police Officer James Roberts hands out workbooks to Caverna Elementary fifth-graders CAVE CITY — Police officer James Roberts taught his first D.A.R.E. class at Caverna Elementary School on Thursday morning to a group of fifth-graders. Roberts will be...

Searching for a Brighter Greene

Nearly a year ago, hundreds gathered in Greene County Courthouse for a town hall meeting to discuss ideas on how to curb the heroin epidemic that has gripped the region. One of the ideas that came out of the October meeting was the formation of the Coalition for a Brighter Greene…

Yemassee Police Chief Heading to D.C.

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) – We’re learning that Yemassee Police Department Chief Greg Alexander is heading to Washington, D.C. for a very special briefing. Two years ago, President Obama commissioned a study with law enforcement, professors and doctors to figure out how to...

D.A.R.E. Training Teaches About New Drug Trends

KAILUA-KONA — The school year is already approaching. And to help prepare for the upcoming year, D.A.R.E. officers were informed about new trends in youth drug abuse on Thursday during a training session at the King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel. “If we’re not going...

Pass Night Out Gives Community Chance to Meet City’s First Responders

Pass Christian Police Department recently renovated an older model Dodge Ram and made it the city’s new D.A.R.E. truck. PASS CHRISTIAN, MS (WLOX) – Friday night was all about letting the community get a firsthand look at what law enforcement and first responders do on...

D.A.R.E. Makes a Difference

Newport D.A.R.E. Officer Bob Spellman, a 15-year veteran of the department, is also on the community-oriented policing team. The D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) program has been a part of Newport’s educational system for over two decades. Originally...

Community Safety Day Held

Beverly-Center held Community Safety Day October 1. Safety sessions were set up throughout the school, with classes visiting and learning about different kinds of safety at each station. Kathy Dodrill from the OSU Extension Office showed students how to be safe in the...

 
 
 
 
 
 

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