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Draper’s D.A.R.E. Officer Aims to Help Kids Make Smart Decisions

After years spent seeing firsthand how drugs, alcohol and violence destroyed people’s lives, their families’ lives and their communities, Green sought to focus on substance abuse prevention because, he says, arresting the same people each week wasn’t making the difference in what he wanted to accomplish as a police officer. When the opportunity arose to return to his home state and serve as a D.A.R.E. officer in Draper, he “jumped at it.”
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Draper’s D.A.R.E. Officer Aims to Help Kids Make Smart Decisions

Op-ed: We need police-in-school programs to build trust

These programs introduce police officers to students, who come to respect them as their protectors, helpers and confidants. Often these officers become part of the school and family, attending graduations, higher education celebrations and even weddings. The link has recently weakened, however, as officers/uniforms are shamefully targeted by media, politicians and individuals meaning to do them harm.
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Op-ed: We need police-in-school programs to build trust

D.A.R.E. Comes Back to DCSD Schools

Sergeant Pete Butcher talks to fifth graders at Centennial Elementary about the D.A.R.E. program, which came back to Duchesne County School District this year. Since 1983, The Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program has been a part of young people’s...

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D.A.R.E. Comes Back to DCSD Schools

Upcoming Events

Dec
27
Thu
2018
OTC/Rx/Opioid 1-Day Training December 27, 2018 @ Somerville Elks Lodge
Dec 27 @ 8:00 am – 11:20 am
Dec
28
Fri
2018
OTC/Rx/Opioid 1-Day Training December 28, 2018 @ Somerville Elks Lodge
Dec 28 @ 8:00 am – 11:20 am
Jun
25
Tue
2019
D.A.R.E. International Training Conference 2019 @ Arizona Grand Resort & Spa
Jun 25 – Jun 27 all-day
Jul
29
Mon
2019
Utah D.A.R.E. Officer Training 2019
Jul 29 – Aug 9 all-day

 

State D.A.R.E. Contacts

State Program Administrator
Tibby Milne
Executive Director, D.A.R.E. Utah
Utah Council for Crime Prevention
Email: tibbyuccp@aol.com
Phone: (801) 486-8691

State D.A.R.E. Officers Association President
Detective Dale Bowker
Layton City Police Department
Email: dbowker@laytoncity.org
Phone: (801) 336-3416

 
 
 
 
 
 

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