D.A.R.E.

D.A.R.E. Program

D.A.R.E. is an acronym for Drug Abuse Resistance Education and began in Los Angeles, California. The Clark County Sheriff’s office began this program in 1988. We currently teach in 15 elementary schools and seven high schools with about 1600 kids a year. Our D.A.R.E. Deputies also teach our Safety Village Program in the summer to kids entering kindergarten. Click on link to view photos.

D.A.R.E. Deputies

Sgt. Ronnie Lemen

Bio coming soon.

Lemen, Ronnie



Deputy Joshua A. BernerBerner_Joshua_0522


Deputy Joshua A. Berner began his career at the Clark County Sheriff’s office in December of 2003. Deputy Josh was appointed to the D.A.R.E. program in 2013. Deputy Berner completed an eighty hour D.A.R.E. training course in Williamsburg, Virginia in September 2013. He was certified to teach the D.A.R.E. curriculum at the elementary, junior high, and high school levels. Deputy Berner has served in the Uniform Patrol and Jail Divisions. Deputy Berner has received several awards including the Sheriff’s Award, and was named the 2013 Crisis Intervention Team Officer of the Year for 2013.

E-Mail Deputy Berner

Phone: (937) 521-2189

Deputy Shaun C. LisleLisle_Shaun_0540


Deputy Shaun C. Lisle began his career with the Clark County Sheriff’s office in August of 2000. Deputy Shaun was appointed to the D.A.R.E. program in February of 2014. Deputy Lisle completed an eighty hour D.A.R.E. training course in Columbus, Ohio in September of 2014. He was certified to teach the D.A.R.E. Curriculum at the elementary, junior high, and high school levels. Deputy Lisle has served in the Uniform Patrol and Jail Divisions. Deputy Lisle has received several awards including the Meritorious Service Award.

E-Mail Deputy Lisle

Phone: (937) 521-2104