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In 1983 a group of educators and police officers in Los Angeles came together and started an innovative prevention program known as D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education). Over the next several years the program grew rapidly on the west coast. The Salem Police Department began their D.A.R.E. program in 1992 with one officer teaching full time in six elementary schools.
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Western Regional Director
Phone: (424) 227-2346
Email: Dennis Osborn
State D.A.R.E. Contacts
State D.A.R.E. Coordinator
Lt. Craig Seibel
Gervais Police Department
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (503) 792-4575
Alexis Williams, D.A.R.E. America Youth Advocacy Board Member from Oregon
Oregon Local D.A.R.E. Websites
- Baker County Sheriff’s Office
- Central Point Police Department
- Coos Bay Police Department
- Gervais Police Department
- Gilliam County Sheriff’s Office
- Grants Pass Department of Public Safety
- Lincoln City Police Department
- Madras Police Department
- Marion County Sheriff’s Office
- North Bend Police Department
- Pendleton Police Department
- Reedsport Police Department
- Sweet Home Police Department
- Tualatin Police Department
- Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office
- Union County Sheriff’s Office
- Warm Springs Police Department
- West Linn Police Department
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All Rights Reserved.