Chuck Hayes International Association of Chiefs of Police Oregon State Police Patrol Services Captain (Retired) Drug Evaluation and Classification (DEC) Program Western Region Project Manager Reinforcing the “Three-Legged Stool” to Combat Impaired Driving Despite many positive efforts, impaired driving takes...
MADD April Law Enforcement Support Newsletter – Officer of the Month Lieutenant Don Marose – Minnesota State Patrol Lieutenant Don Marose retired from the Minnesota State Patrol on April 3, 2020.  At the time of his retirement Don was the...
A drugged driver killed my parents.  Oral fluid roadside testing will save lives and save more families from that pain. By Brian Swift In 2013, a logging truck barreled through a red light and slammed into my parents’ car, killing...
Written by Victim Services Specialist Kelley Dair My twin brother Scott called me every week or two. He had so much on his plate – working full time, going to school in the evenings, and being an engaged and loving...
By Patricia Voelker They smile with the sun in their faces in that final group photograph. My grandson, Kelly McConnell, is at the center, bearded and broad-shouldered and handsome in his high school graduation gown. He stands between his stepbrothers,...
Deputy Sheriff Colby Sander – Dewey County, OK Sheriff’s Office Dewey County is a rural county in far western Oklahoma. It’s main economic base is farming and there are miles of rural roads and several state highways within the 1,008...
John Whetsel Sheriff (ret), Oklahoma County OK Chair, Traffic Safety Committee, National Sheriffs Association Chief (ret), Choctaw OK Police Department Past President, International Assn of Chiefs of Police SAY THEIR NAME … There has been so many efforts to curb...
“Ok, I’ll see you in a little bit…”                                                   That morning was no different than any other morning. The air was clear and crisp as I returned home from my overnight shift as a tow truck driver. When I got...
By Jenny Reyes For the last five years of his life, my father, Walter Reyes, rose at 4 a.m. each day to cycle a popular route that connects our home in Miami to the Florida Keys. He’d be back by...
By Helen Witty Each year, 4,300 teens die from using alcohol. That’s nearly a dozen families and communities needlessly shattered every single day. As a parent, there is something you can do to protect your child. And it’s easier than...