Officer Richard Closius Miami-Dade Police Department, Florida   Officer Richard Closius has been a member of the Miami-Dade Police Department Impaired Driving Enforcement Squad for 22 years. Rick is also a Drug Recognition Expert, a DRE Instructor, and a Roadside...
“Waymo is committed to improving road safety” Waymo’s Mission – “Waymo’s mission is to make it safe and easy for people and things to get where they’re going. The Waymo Driver can improve the world’s access to mobility while saving...
Jill C. Mason Sacramento, California   On April 11, 2004, I was a 26-year-old triathlete, with a master’s degrees, and a career in marketing with an engineering firm in Mountain View, CA. While on a bike ride on Easter Sunday morning, my boyfriend Alan Liu and I...
October Officer of the Month  Sergeant Vincent Turocy Tennessee Highway Patrol   Sergeant Vincent Turocy has been a trooper for the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) since 2000. He became a certified Drug Recognition Expert in 2008. He has received numerous...
“losing a child is an unspeakable pain” A father grieves the loss of his son on New Year’s Day 2017 By: Greg Estep Wise, Virginia   At approximately 2:20am on January 1, 2017, my 21-year old son, Thomas Estep became...
“You make a positive difference in ways you never really understand” Jim Camp, JD MADD State Advisory Board Chair, TN, MADD National Law Enforcement Committee Pres. Dynamic Messages LLC (Training and Consulting) Ret. Elected District Attorney WI, Ret. Assistant District...
September Officer of the Month  Patrolman Victor Salinas  Alton Police Department – Texas  Officer Victor Salinas is committed to DWI enforcement and has consistently ranked #2 in the agency for total DWI arrests for the past two years.    He has...
The Importance of DUI Recognition By: Sergeant Vincent Turocy Tennessee Highway Patrol   Sgt. Vincent Turocy, 2018 MADD Tennessee Statewide Night of Remembrance and Awards Ceremony:  MADD Tennessee State Advisory Board Law Enforcement Chair, Sgt. Vincent Turocy of the Tennessee...
“She was a good person and was committed to making the world a better place”  A mother’s love: by Diane Rickard   Jen was born on July 7, 1986 in beautiful Estes Park, Colorado.  She weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces...