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Lloyd Bratz, Director of Regional Operations & North Central Regional Director
Cell: (310) 486-6727
State D.A.R.E. Contacts
State D.A.R.E. Coordinator/Director of the Iowa State D.A.R.E. Training Center and Team
Bremer County Sheriff’s Office
Phone: (319) 269-4104
State D.A.R.E. Educator/D.A.R.E. Iowa Advisory Board President
Phone: (515) 209-9726
Iowa Local D.A.R.E. Websites
- Carroll County Sheriff
- Dallas County Sheriff’s Office
- Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office
- Fayette County Sheriff’s Office
- Lake Park Police Department
- Manchester Police Department
- Oelwein Police Department
- Osage Police Department
- Ottumwa Police Department
- West Des Moines Police Department
- Woodward Police Department