UPDATE, SEPTEMBER 28, 2020: THIS SCHEDULED DOT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

Agencies must contact the New Jersey State Training Coordinator Jack Bennett at [email protected] and request an application. This training is scheduled for Monday, November 30, 2020 to Friday, December 11, 2020 in Bridgewater, New Jersey.

Captain Jack Bennett, Ret.
(908) 200-0631

Etowah County Sheriff’s Office Hosts D.A.R.E. Training Conference

Etowah County Sheriff’s Office Hosts D.A.R.E. Training Conference

The officers of the Etowah County's School Resource Officers Division pose with Sheriff Jonathon Horton and Etowah County Schools Superintendent Alan Cosby. The ECSO, the Etowah County School System and the Etowah County Commission share the costs of providing SROs in...

Apache Junction Has a New Drug-Prevention Group

Apache Junction Has a New Drug-Prevention Group

Stand Up AJ” is to replace a drug-prevention coalition that started serving Apache Junction in 2008 and is dissolving. A drug-prevention group forming in Apache Junction recently held a Zoom meeting with 27 participants. They ranged from law-enforcement officials to educators and National Guard Counter Drug Task Force representatives.

D.A.R.E. Remote is available for Elementary and Middle School

D.A.R.E. Remote is available for Elementary and Middle School

D.A.R.E. Remote is a web-based version of the Elementary keepin’ it REAL student workbook. A Middle School edition will be released by end of September 2020. Using the web-based D.A.R.E. Remote allows officers to log in to a dashboard, assign workbooks to students,...

Our View: Law-Full Education

Our View: Law-Full Education

Education is the best defense against ignorance. In an era of proposing to defund the work of local law enforcement — effectively handcuffing officers and deputies from doing their jobs — Watauga, Ashe, Avery and much of the High Country get painted with the same…

Upper Saucon Township Named One of America’s Safest Communities

Upper Saucon Township Named One of America’s Safest Communities

Upper Saucon Township has been ranked as the 27th safest city in the country according to a new annual report by the company SafeWise ranking the 100 safest cities in America. SafeWise uses up-to-date FBI crime data to assemble its reports. The 2020 list uses 2018 FBI...

School Districts See Benefits in Connecting Cops, Students

School Districts See Benefits in Connecting Cops, Students

Pike County Sheriff’s Deputy Chastity Anderson is the school resource officer for the Western, Griggsville-Perry and Pleasant Hill school districts. After tensions across the country have risen between law enforcement and various groups, some have made a push to...

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