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Thank You Letter from St. Mark School

"Thank you for all you do to promote D.A.R.E. program implementation in the communities of America. During the 2018/2019 school year, we were excited to provide the D.A.R.E. Program for the first time to our 58th and 6th graders. Officer James Saunders from Precinct..."

John Coleman Named State D.A.R.E. Officer of the Year

Talbot’s own singing police officer John Coleman has been named the Maryland State D.A.R.E. Officer of the Year. Coleman has guided thousands of Talbot County schoolchildren in Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) during his varied 31-year career in law enforcement...

John Coleman, Maryland State D.A.R.E. Officer of the Year 2019

Calverton School Holds 5th Grade D.A.R.E. Graduation

On October 16, 2018, The Calverton School held its Fifth Grade D.A.R.E. Graduation in the Bowen-Thomas Theater. The D.A.R.E. Graduating Class of 2018 presented eighteen graduates. This is DFC Clas’ 9th year of teaching D.A.R.E. Opening remarks were given by the...

Maryland’s 32nd D.A.R.E. Officer Training Graduates

The Maryland D.A.R.E. Training Center graduated its 32nd D.A.R.E. Officer Training class on October 6, 2018 at the Maryland Public Safety Education and Training Center in Sykesville, MD. The thirty-one participants included 17 Maryland officers and 14 from out-of-state; including DARE America Staff, Ontario and Newfoundland (Canada), California, Florida, Minnesota, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island.

D.A.R.E. Returns to Anne Arundel County, Maryland

The return of D.A.R.E. to Anne Arundel County was announced by County Executive Steve Schuh, Anne Arundel County Public Schools Superintendent George Arlotto, and Police Chief Timothy Altomare. D.A.R.E., which was part of the county schools’ curriculum from the 1990s to 2003, will be taught at Annapolis, Corkran, and Lindale middle schools starting in February this year.

 Mark Medford

Mark Medford

Northeast Regional Director

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

State D.A.R.E. Contacts

State D.A.R.E. Coordinator
Claude J. Nelson
Maryland D.A.R.E. Coordinator’s Office
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (410) 875-3426

State D.A.R.E. Officers Association President
John Coleman
Talbot County Sheriff’s Office
Email: [email protected]

State D.A.R.E. Officers Association Vice President
John Foster
Cambridge Police Department
Email: [email protected]

State D.A.R.E. Officers Association Secretary
Angela Delozier
St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (301) 475-4200

State D.A.R.E. Officers Association Treasurer
George Stephens
Montgomery County Department of Police
Email: [email protected]

State D.A.R.E. Officers Association Sergeant at Arms
John Wood
Prince George’s County Police Department
Email: [email protected]

Chaney Standifer, D.A.R.E. America Youth Advocacy Board Member from Maryland

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All Rights Reserved.