I was pleased to read Police Supt Paul Winter’s column in last week’s Chad. Anti-Social behaviour is a scourge in our society today.
This, he says, is caused by just a few, but it brings a bad name to schools and the locality where they live in.The majority of children are law-abiding and well behaved.
The D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) programme is taught in schools to show how children can combat drugs, alcohol, smoking, bullying and anti-social behaviour.
I hope parents would guide their children too in D.A.R.E. teaching. This can play a part in helping them to grow up into responsible adults and to respect the law and authority.
Find out more about D.A.R.E by visiting http://www.lifeskills.co.uk/.
Dr Raj Chandran
Candidate for Police and
Crime Commissioner for
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