MADISONVILLE, Ky. (2/22/19) — A police officer dedicated to Drug Abuse Resistance Education walks through the doors of elementary schools weekdays, with the mindset to lead youth down the right path. His goal is to teach children attending West Broadway, Grapevine,...Read more . . .
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State D.A.R.E. Contacts
State D.A.R.E. Training Coordinator
TFC Jonathan Biven
Kentucky State Police
Phone: (270) 834-9220
Kentucky Local D.A.R.E. Websites
- Bowling Green Police Department
- Cadiz Police Department
- Elizabethtown Police Department
- Fort Campbell Police
- Frankfort Police Department
- Jeffersontown Police Department
- Kentucky State Police
- Magoffin County Sheriff’s Office
- McCracken County Sheriff’s Department
- Shively Police Department
- Somerset Police Department
- Woodford County Sheriff