...................Were you aware?................
The average age of first drug use is 12 years old.
More than 33% of today's teen have already experimented with drugs.
42% of student drug users sell drugs as well.
Nearly one in five high school seniors have tried cocaine or crack.
Sixty to 70% of all crime in the United States is drug related.
USA Today found that 57% of students in a nationwide study claim to
purchase their drugs at school.
In 1993, 14% of 8th graders reported drinking 5 or more drinks in the last two weeks, while 51% of high school seniors reported drinking in the last 30 days.
If you have any questions or comments about the D.A.R.E. program contact Sergeant Craig Luker with the Bingham County Sheriff's Office at (208) 782-3040.