L-R: SPO Martha Young (New Orleans Police Department), Sgt. Altrice Taylor (Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office), SPO Marylou Augustine (New Orleans Police Department)
From D.A.R.E. Region 2 Director Craig Seibel
York County Sheriff Captain Marks 20th Year of D.A.R.E. Education

York County Sheriff Captain Marks 20th Year of D.A.R.E. Education

YORK — York County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Josh Gillespie has marked the completion of his 20th year as York County D.A.R.E. instructor. D.A.R.E. stands for Drug Abuse Resistance Education. But today’s D.A.R.E. program also addresses critical risks kids face, besides...

Bellevue, KY Police D.A.R.E. Vehicle Hits the Road!

Bellevue, KY Police D.A.R.E. Vehicle Hits the Road!

The Bellevue (KY) Police Department’s D.A.R.E. Program is continuing to grow and has debuted their new patrol vehicle! The photo includes D.A.R.E. elementary school graduates from the Holy Trinity School along with the current middle school class and staff including...

Eighty Students Participate in the Kindergarten D.A.R.E. Program!

Eighty Students Participate in the Kindergarten D.A.R.E. Program!

Their D.A.R.E. Officer visited eighty Kindergarten students at Perry Hall on October 25, 2023 to talk about safety and good decision-making. The D.A.R.E. program has been taught in the Baltimore County schools for more than 30 years. Children in elementary, middle,…

25 Years of PROERD Celebrated in Rio Grande Do Sul

25 Years of PROERD Celebrated in Rio Grande Do Sul

A training seminar conference celebrating 25 years of PROERD (D.A.R.E.) was recently conducted in the state of Rio Grande do Sul. At the conference instructors were trained to strengthen drug and violence prevention education practices through the new curriculum, My...

D.A.R.E. Instructors Educate Students on Drug Use

D.A.R.E. Instructors Educate Students on Drug Use

With April 14, 2023 proclaimed D.A.R.E. Day by Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds. D.A.R.E. instructors across the state have been teaching evidence based curriculum to students to help them resist drugs, make good choices and to be safe and responsible. D.A.R.E. is taught in...

D.A.R.E. Turns 40 and Continues to Teach Valuable Life Lessons

D.A.R.E. Turns 40 and Continues to Teach Valuable Life Lessons

Pontotoc County D.A.R.E. Officer Shermila McKinney recently took time to reflect on the history of the program and celebrate D.A.R.E.'s 40th Anniversary. "The D.A.R.E. curriculum has been a pertinent initiative within the county schools, based on strong efforts and...