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24 Police Officers Graduate from D.A.R.E. Program

From left to right: Bridgeport Capt. Porter with School Resource Officers Staples, Cascante and Orlich. The three graduates join Bridgeport, Conn., police ranks certified in D.A.R.E. training. Twenty-four new officers graduated from the Drug Abuse Resistance...

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Berlin Students Shop with Police to Help Families in Need

Several families in town will have a better holiday season this year thanks to fifth graders and the Berlin Police Department. Earlier this month, three elementary school students were chosen through a lottery system to accompany officers on a trip to the toy store to buy gifts for families in need. The event, in its second year, is part of the D.A.R.E. program for fifth graders. The students and their parents, as well as some siblings, helped officers shop for 11 families at the Toys R’ Us on the Berlin Turnpike.
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D.A.R.E. Graduation Held 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 Education) is a curriculum that has been sponsored by the Norwalk...

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Kelly Middle Students Rally Against Drugs

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 guests at the Red Ribbon Week rally included Chester, the Young Marines puppy bulldog mascot, D.A.R.E. mascot Daren the Lion, and Hunter, the mascot of the New England Black Wolves professional lacrosse team, based at Mohegan Sun.
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D.A.R.E. Program Returns

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 will be presented at North Haven Middle School, to a population that...

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

Norwich fifth-grade students make noise during the annual Red Ribbon Rally Thursday at Norwich Free Academy. Aaron Flaum/NorwichBulletin.com A Norwich police officer wounded in the line of duty urged students not to give up and make the right choices when life gets...

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 Mark Medford

Mark Medford

Northeast Regional Director

Phone: (424) 227-2384
Fax: (800) 303-1905
Email: Mark Medford

Upcoming Events

Oct
14
Mon
2019
D.A.R.E. Mentor Officer Training 2019 @ Fort Magruder Hotel and Conference Center
Oct 14 – Oct 18 all-day
D.A.R.E. Mentor Officer Training 2019 @ Fort Magruder Hotel and Conference Center

This MOT class is FULL

Dec
2
Mon
2019
New Hampshire/New England D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2019 @ New Hampshire Richard M. Flynn Fire Academy
Dec 2 – Dec 13 all-day
New Hampshire/New England D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2019 @ New Hampshire Richard M. Flynn Fire Academy | Concord | New Hampshire | United States

Contact info:
TFC Richard J Perreault III (Detective)
New Hampshire State Police
State of NH DARE Facilitator
Office: 603-223-3856
Cell: 603-419-8011
Fax: 603-271-2520
Email: Richard.perreault@dos.nh.gov

Venue:

Jul
7
Tue
2020
D.A.R.E. International Conference 2020 @ Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun Resort & Spa
Jul 7 – Jul 9 all-day
D.A.R.E. International Conference 2020 @ Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun Resort & Spa

Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach
Cancún, Mexico

 

State D.A.R.E. Contacts

State D.A.R.E. Coordinator
Trooper Katharine Cummings
Connecticut State Police
Email: katharine.cummings@ct.gov
Phone: (203) 427-2008

State D.A.R.E. Officers Association President
Thomas M. Cirillo
Meriden Police Department, D.A.R.E. Unit
Phone: (203) 630-6276

Grace Vlaun, D.A.R.E. America Youth Advocacy Board Member from Connecticut

Copyright 2019 D.A.R.E. All Rights Reserved.

Copyright 2019 D.A.R.E. All Rights Reserved.