The Glens Falls Civic Center was the venue for the 2nd Annual STOP-DWI Hockey Game where team "STOP-DWI" faced off against team "Saratoga County Law Enforcement".  There was a great turnout at the game with an even larger crowd following at STOP-DWI night at the Adirondack Thunder game .

A few rain drops couldn’t dampen the opening ceremony for the 5th Annual STOP DWI High School Baseball Classic, which was played April 29 and 30th at Murnane Field in Utica.

Laser Technology, Inc. recently donated an LTI 20/20 TruSpeed S laser at the Monroe County STOP DWI Conference to Officer Sam Weech of the Rochester Police Department (RPD) to show appreciation for his dedication to the safety of NY roadways. He has been working in law enforcement for a total of 14 years, 12 of those being with the Rochester Police Department.

As you know, 4/20 is recognized by many as Marijuana Day – a day to smoke and get high.  Here in Westchester, we choose to celebrate 4/20 as Marijuana Prevention Day.  We reclaimed the day and declared it - Healthy Teen Brain Day.

The Allegany County Annual Top Cop Dinner was held on March 31 in Cuba, NY.  Awards were presented to nine Top Cops, with Acting Sergeant P.J.

Congratulations to Casey O'Connor, winner of the Tupper Lake High School S.A.D.D./Franklin County Stop DWI Impaired Driving Prevention Poster Contest (Again). Casey's work was outstanding again this year. Thanks to all who took the time to enter the contest.

CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. -- For years now, the Ontario County Stop DWI Committee has remembered victims of drunk driving crashes with memorials. Until this year that meant a simple stick, with a ribbon and a name.

Police, prosecutors and state and local traffic safety experts will be on hand, along with a mini-obstacle course and several driving simulators: Drop It and Drive (texting and other driver inattention), The Convincer (accidents and seat belt use) and Fatal Vision goggles (alcohol impairment).

 

Hey hockey fans - join us for the second annual “Stop DWI Hockey Game” on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the Glens Falls Civic Center. “Team Stop DWI” is again playing the team from “Saratoga County Law Enforcement” and should be a great game!

Call for “MADD STOP‐DWI Recognition Award” Nominations

The Dan Barkley Basketball Showcase was held on January 15-16 at Alfred University.  Schools from Allegany and Steuben Counties played against each other to raise money for scholarships.  Agencies from the two counties, including Partners for Prevention in Allegany County, a drug-free coalition, were present with educational information.  The Allegany County STOP-DWI Program was present with th

Several years have gone by since the last newsletter was developed by the STOP-DWI Association, Inc.; however, that doesn't mean a lot was not happening!  Visit http://stopdwi.org/resources-newsletters to view, print and distribute Volume 1, Issue 1 of the STOP-DWI Newsletter.