The Middlesex County Sheriff’s Office is excited to announce our 3rd annual D.A.R.E. –Jr. Academy this summer. Due to an increased interest in the D.A.R.E. program, Sheriff Mildred Scott decided to implement a summer program for all (children entering) 5th and 6th grade and 8th and 9th grade in Middlesex County in the 2020-2021 school year.
This program will include the D.A.R.E. program, as well as a junior police academy. The 5th and 6th grade program will run for two weeks, from Monday, July 6th to Friday, July 17th, 8:30am-3:00pm (M-F). The 8th and 9th grade program will run for two weeks, from Monday August 10th to Friday August 21st. The $150 fee per child will include a t-shirt, a ball cap, a water bottle, supplies and a graduation party at commencement.
Our D.A.R.E. Jr. Police Academy class will be held at the Middlesex County Fire Academy, 1001 Fire Academy Way, Sayreville. Jr. Recruits will be responsible for their own lunches and snacks, as well as their own “gym style” shorts (fingertip length at least) and sneakers. Our daily routine will include roll call, platoon formation, D.A.R.E. lessons, lunch, drill, multiple demos and police lessons, and daily P.T. (physical training).
We are limited to 60 seats, so please contact the office as soon as possible to reserve your spot, spaces fill up quickly. Registration will only be confirmed once we have the completed forms with payment.
Please contact Sgt. Frank Sautner, S/O Tracey Miello, S/O Rob Galiardo at 732-745-5909 or Frank.Sautner@co.middlesex.nj.us between the hours of 8-4, M-F to schedule a pickup time for the full packet.
Middlesex County Sheriff's Office
701 Livingston Ave
New Brunswick, NJ 08901