The training of PROERD/D.A.R.E. Mentors has commenced this Monday, October 17th, 2022. It is being conducted by the PROERD/D.A.R.E. Training Center of the Military Police of the State of Santa Catarina, South Brazil. In all, 36 PROERD instructors are currently in the training, of which 29 are from Santa Catarina, and 7 are from other Brazilian states. The training is taking place in the city of Florianópolis and runs until this Friday, October 21st.

In the 40-hour Mentor Officer Training (MOT), these future mentors will develop skills and qualities to be able to train new PROERD officers, strengthening and keeping PROERD active in Brazil.

Like the other PROERD/D.A.R.E. training centers in Brazil, the State of Santa Catarina Training Center strictly follows the guidelines established by D.A.R.E. America, ensuring compliance with the program’s methodology.

Wisconsin D.A.R.E. Officer Training Class 2024

Wisconsin D.A.R.E. Officer Training Class 2024

On May 6-17, 2024, Wisconsin hosted its first D.A.R.E. Officer Training in 16 years. A class of 12 candidates, 11 from Wisconsin and 1 from Michigan, attended and successfully completed the D.O.T. The training team was comprised of State Training Coordinator Steve...

D.A.R.E. Iowa 45th D.A.R.E. Officer Training Completed

D.A.R.E. Iowa 45th D.A.R.E. Officer Training Completed

On April 25th, 2024, D.A.R.E. Iowa completed its 45th D.A.R.E. Officer Training. The training was held at Camp Dodge in Johnston. We were honored to have officers in attendance from the states of Illinois, Wisconsin, Oregon, Kansas, Missouri, Indiana, New Mexico, and...

D.A.R.E. Officer Training in Costa Rica

D.A.R.E. Officer Training in Costa Rica

The country of Costa Rica is conducting a D.A.R.E. Officer Training April 15-26, 2024, and is led by the country’s training coordinator and class facilitator, Major Franklin Ruiz. Additionally. The training is being done in collaboration with three mentors from the...

18 New D.A.R.E. Officers Certified in Minnesota

18 New D.A.R.E. Officers Certified in Minnesota

Minnesota D.A.R.E. welcomed 18 newly certified D.A.R.E. officers from the 54th class trained in Minnesota. These officers completed their two weeks of training conducted by Minnesota D.A.R.E. and hosted by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. Minnesota D.A.R.E. has...

Canadian Officers Certified to Teach D.A.R.E.

Canadian Officers Certified to Teach D.A.R.E.

On March 11-22, 2024, a D.A.R.E. Officer Training was conducted at the Ontario Provincial Police Academy (O.P.P.) in Alliston, New Tecumseth, Ontario, Canada. Officers from the region attended and were successfully certified to teach the D.A.R.E. Program. The training...

Student becomes D.A.R.E. teacher

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Old Lyme resurrects drug prevention program for children
Meriden — At the Connecticut State Police Training Academy last week, Officer Stephen Hackett of the Old Lyme Police Department stood in front of a group of law enforcement colleagues who were playing the role…

Students Graduate from D.A.R.E. Program at Mary Queen of Peace

Students Graduate from D.A.R.E. Program at Mary Queen of Peace

Four classes at Mary Queen of Peace in Mount Pearl have graduated from the RNC’s Drug Abuse Resistance Education program. The ten-week series of classroom lessons, led by an RNC officer to grade six students, teaches children how to live productive drug-free and...

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