D.A.R.E., the largest and most comprehensive prevention education program in the world, launched a record 212 new programs in 2022 throughout 39 states and Canada! More than 900 new law enforcement officers were trained and certified to deliver the evidence-based, proven effective K-12 curricula and enhancement lessons that address teen suicide prevention, vaping, internet and social media safety, and opioid drug abuse prevention.

Northeast Region (39)

Maryland

1.     Aberdeen Police Department

2.     Bladensburg Police Department

3.     Glenarden Police Department

4.     Hampstead Police Department

5.     MD MNCPP-Montgomery County Division

6.     Transit Administration PD

7.     Anne Arundel County PD

 

Connecticut

1.     Canton PD

2.     Southbury PD

3.     Wallingford PD

4.     Watertown PD

5.     Wethersfield PD

 

New Jersey

1.     Beachwood PD

2.     Jackson Township PD

3.     Mountainside PD

4.     Perth Amboy PD

5.     Plainsboro PD

6.     Rye Brook PD

7.     Solebury PD

8.     South Bound Brook PD

 

New York

1.     Delaware County Sheriff’s Office

 

Virginia

1.     Bland Co. SO

2.     Botetourt Co. SO

3.     Buena Vista PD

4.     Carroll Co. SO

5.     Community College, Alexandria VA

6.     Covington PD

7.     Culpeper Co. SO

8.     DC Metro PD

9.     Isle of Wight Co. SO

10.  King and Queen Co. SO

11.  Lancaster Co. SO

12.  Lee County SO

13.  Northumberland Co. SO

14.  Russell Co. SO

 

New England

1.     Ayer, MA

2.     Halifax, MA 

 

 

Southeast Region (51)

 

Mississippi

1.     Newton PD, MS

2.     Marshall Co Schools PD, MS

3.     Lincoln Co SO, MS

4.     Louisville PD, MS

5.     Meridian School Campus PD, MS

6.     Kemper County Sheriff’s Office, MS

 

Tennessee

1.     Lebanon Police Department

2.     Mosheim Police Department

3.     Morgan County SO

4.     Sumner County SO

5.     Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office, TN

6.     Centerville Police Department, TN

7.     Ashland City Police Department, TN

8.     Hickman County Sheriff’s Office, TN

9.     Cocke County Sheriff’s Office, TN

10.  Gleason Police Department, TN

11.  White County Sheriff’s Office, TN

12.  Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, TN

 

Florida

1.     Clermont PD

2.     Jackson County Sheriff’s Office

3.     Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office

4.     Ft Myers PD

5.     Bunnell Police Department

6.     West Miami Police Department

7.     Ormond Beach Police Department

8.     Washington County Sheriff Office

9.     Green Cove Springs Police Department

10.  Orange Park Police Department

11.  Miami Beach Police Department

12.  Coconut Creek Police Department

 

Georgia

1.     Senoia Police Department

2.     Greensboro Police Department, GA

3.     Evans County Sheriff’s Office, GA

 

South Carolina

1.     Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office

2.     Florence Police Department

3.     Summerville Police Department

4.     Pelion Police Department

5.     Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office

6.     Cayce Police Department

7.     South Congagree Police Department

8.     Springdale Police Department

9.     Laurens County Sheriff’s Office

 

North Carolina

1.     Shallotte  Police Department, NC

2.     Pender County Sheriff’s Office, NC

3.     New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, NC

4.     Newport Police Department, NC

 

Louisiana

1.     Ferriday Police Department

2.     Covington PD, LA

 

Alabama

1.     Newton Police Department, AL

2.     Leeds PD, AL

 

 

Central Region (48)

 

Kansas

1.     Arkansas City Police Department

2.     Barber County Sheriff’s Office

3.     Caney Police Department

4.     Chanute Police Department

5.     Conway Springs Police Department

6.     Haskell County Sheriff’s Office

7.     Holcomb Police Department

8.     Leawood Police Department

9.     Little River Police Department

10.  Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office

11.  Sterling Police Department

12.  USD 365 Police Department

 

Missouri

1.     Chaffee Police Department

2.     Hickory County Sheriff’s Office

3.     Lebanon Police Department

4.     Miller County Sheriff’s Office 

5.     Reynolds County Sheriff’s Office

6.     Seymour Police Department

7.     St. John Police Department

8.     Webster County Sheriff’s Office

 

Montana

1.     Bozeman Police Department

 

Nebraska

1.      Nebraska City Police Department

 

North Dakota

1.   Bowman Police Department

 

Oklahoma

1.      Cache Police Department

2.      Cotton County Sheriff’s Office

3.      Elk City Police Department

4.      Garfield County Sheriff’s Office

5.      Haskell County Sheriff’s Office

6.      Lawton Public Schools Police Department

7.      Luther Police Department

8.      Mountain View Police Department

9.      Paoli Police Department

10.   Snyder Police Department

11.   Tillman County Sheriff’s Office

12.   Washington County Sheriff’s Office

 

South Dakota

1.      Belle Fourche Police Department

2.      Mobridge Police Department

3.      Roberts County Sheriff’s Office

4.      Sturgis Police Department

5.      University of South Dakota Police

6.      Vermillion Police Department 

 

Utah

1.      Enoch Police Department

2.      West Valley Police Department

 

Wyoming

1.      Campbell County Sheriff’s Office

2.      Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office 

Western Region (23)

 

California

1.     Claremont Police

2.      Ontario Police

3.     Paso Robles Police

4.     Trinity County Sheriff

5.     American Canyon Police American Canyon

6.     CA Nat. Guard- Orange

7.     CA Nat. Guard- San Jose, Santa Clara

8.     CA Nat. Guard- Alameda

9.     CA Nat. Guard- San Francisco

10.  CA Nat. Guard- Morgan Hill, Santa Clara

11.  CA Nat. Guard- Riverside

12.  CA Nat. Guard- Sacramento

 

Colorado

1.     Adams County Sheriff

2.      Frisco Police

3.     Rio Grande Sheriff

4.     Fort Morgan Police

5.     Grand County Sheriff

 

New Mexico

1.     BIA / Mescalero Tribal Police

2.     Los Alamos Police

 

Nevada

1.      Storey County Sheriff’s Office

2.      NV Nat. Guard

 

Washington

1.     Washington State Police

2.     Grand Coulee Police

3.     Walla Walla Sheriff

 

 

North Central Region (49)

 

Wisconsin

1.     Vilas County Sheriff’s Office

 

Illinois:

1.     Washington CO SO

2.     Chicago PD

3.     Sheridan PD

 

Indiana:

1.     MSD Washington Twp. PD Indianapolis

2.     Huntington COSO

3.     Huntington PD, Huntington

 

Iowa:

1.     Plymouth CO SO

2.     Lansing PD

3.     Grinnell PD

4.     Louisa CO SO

5.     Hamilton COSO

6.     Baxter PD

7.     Bozman PD (MT)

 

Kentucky: 

1.     Crittenden COSD, Marion, KY

2.     Bellevue PD

 

Michigan:

1.     Alger COSO

 

Minnesota:

1.     Washington COSO

2.     Northfield PD

3.     Roseau PD

4.     Crystal PD

5.     Anoka PD

6.     Coon Rapids PD

7.     Dunn COSO

8.     Plymouth PD

9.     Keewatin PD

10.  St. James PD

11.  Goodhue COSO, Red Ring, MN

12.  Startell PD

 

Ohio: 

1.     Creston PD Creston

2.     Middlefield PD

3.     Wyandot COSO

 

Pennsylvania:

1.     Bristol Boro. PD

2.     N. Lebanon TWP. PD

3.     Hampton TWP PD,

4.     Tunkhannock Bor.

5.     Hazelton City PD

 

West Virginia: 

1.     Cabell COSO Huntington, WV

 

Wisconsin:

1.    Village of Fall River (WI) PD

2.     Vilas (WI) COSO Eagle River

 

 

Canada:

1.     Owen Sound Police Service

2.     Chatham Kent Police Department

3.     Six Nations Police Service

4.     Kingston Police Service

5.     Guelph Police Service

6.     Walpole Island First Nations

7.     Aylmer Police Service

8.     Munsee-Delaware First Nation

9.     Oneida Nation of the Thames

10.  London Police

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