Distracted Driving Awareness Month
If your attention is divided, the road only gets half your attention.
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News & Notices
Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE) training will be held July 9-10 at the North Vernon Public Library and Aug. 27-28 at the South Bend Police Department. The 16-hour ARIDE course bridges the gap between the Standardized Field Sobriety Test (SFST) and Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) training. The ARIDE requires proficiency in and may be used as an update for SFST training. Additional DRE School, SFST refresher and SFST instructor courses will be scheduled in the future.
The U.S. DOJ's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services is accepting applications from state law-enforcement agencies for Anti-Methamphetamine Program (CAMP) and Anti-Heroin Task Force (AHTF) competitive grants. Up to $8 million in CAMP funds are available for the investigation of illicit activities related to the manufacture and distribution of methamphetamine. For states with high per-capita levels of primary treatment admissions for heroin and other opioids, up to $32 million in AHTF funds are available to locate or investigate illicit activities related to the distribution of heroin or unlawful distribution of prescription opioids. Click the link above to learn more and apply for CAMP and AHTF grants by 8 p.m. Eastern on Wednesday, June 27.