Training Center

Louisiana D.A.R.E. Officers’ Association
DARE Officer Training 2015

Blue Team

Mentor-Toby Briggs
Donna Bryant
Ryan Smith
Derick Turner
Michael Shaddock, II

Orange Team

Mentor-Malissa Sweeney
Brittney Cavalier
Michael Crawford
Adrian Martin
Aubrey Simpkins

Gold Team

Mentor-Wendy Llorens
Willie Allen
Denesia Batiste
Timothy Burr
Karla Cornes

Red Team

Mentor-Randy Aguillard
Aaron Coombs
Kirby Dawson
Chad Gauthier
Carl Lanham
Tyra Mayeux

Green Team

Mentor-Chip Pickett
Ederick Coleman, Sr.
Cullen King
Rebecca Slate
Stephen Stark

Louisiana DARE Officers Association


The Louisiana DARE Officers Training Center

5400 East Broad Street
Lake Charles, LA 70615
Phone (337) 436-1727
Fax (337) 436-3199
Cell (337) 990-1312
The Louisiana DARE Training Center Staff


Coordinator/ Director Of The Louisiana Dare Training Center

Commander Bobby Robinson
Calcasieau Parish Sheriff’s Office

Executive Assistant

Tracy James
Calcasieau Parish Sheriff’s Office


Joanie Bertrand
Calcasieau Parish Sheriff’s Office

Pre/Post Test

Lees Young
Calcasieau Parish Sheriff’s Office
The Louisiana DARE Training Center Mentors


Capt. Randy Aguillard

East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office
300 North Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70821
(225)389-5131 / (225)907-0356 (c)

Columbus (Chip) Pickett, JR.

Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office
101 West Texas Avenue
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 245-9394

Corporal Toby Briggs

Alexandria Police Department
1000 Bolton Avenue
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 441-6404

Lt. Tracy James

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office
P.O. Box 5400
Lake Charles, La. 70615
(337) 491-3783 / (337)263-4371 (c)

Deputy Wendy Llorens

Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office
P.O. Box 266
Natchitoches, LA 71457
(318) 357-2239 / (318) 471-9667(c)

Deputy Malissa Sweeney

Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office
P.O. Box 649
Leesville, La. 71496
(337)236-7228 / (337)424-9613 (c)
The Louisiana DARE Training Center Educators


Susan Myrick

Dept. of Education, Louisiana College
1003 Doc Drive
Woodworth, LA 71485
(318) 487-7367

Dr. Daphne Robinson

1906 Marigold
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 442-4824
The Louisiana DARE Training Center Calendar


2017 In-Service Trainings

**Each officer is required to recieve 12 hours of In-Service training per calendar year in order to maintain their certification.**

D.A.R.E. Spring Inservice

April 7, 2017 –  Bossier Sheriff’s Office, Viking Drive, Bossier City, LA

April 10, 2017 – Country Inn’s and Suites, Pineville, LA

April 21, 2017 – Holiday Inn, Lafayette, LA

School Resource Officer Training

June 5 – 9, 2017 – Lincoln Parish Sheriffs Office, Ruston, LA

June 26 – 30, 2017 – Holiday Inn, Lafayette, LA

D.A.R.E. Conference

July 10-14, 2017 – International D.A.R.E. Conference Gaylord Texan, Grapevine, TX

July 17 – 21, 2017 – Louisiana D.A.R.E. Officers Association Conference Sam’s Town, Shreveport, LA

D.A.R.E. Officer Training 

August 14- 25, 2017 – Country Inns and Suites, Convention Center Pineville, LA



The Louisiana DARE Officers Training Center Downloads

2009 Monitoring Future Studies Update

DARE Grant

DARE Training Aides