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Impaired Driving Prevention Month Field Kit Released

By Chris Deutsch / November 8, 2018

In 2017, we lost 10,874 Americans to alcohol-impaired-driving. These were our friends, family members, neighbors and coworkers, and their deaths were completely preventable. At the National Center for DWI Courts, we won’t rest until that number is zero. We know that DWI courts work because they focus on the right target population and address the…

Treatment-Focused DUI Model Expands at Windsor County Court

By Shane Wolf / October 18, 2018

We are excited to see the steps Windsor County DUI court is taking to address drug impaired driving. We have worked with this program over the years and happy they received a $1.9 million, five-year grant from SAMHSA to expand their program. Click here to read the article from VNews

Otter Tail County DUI Court Chosen to Attend Selective National Training

By Shane Wolf / October 18, 2018

We enjoy seeing court programs use the information given at training on sustainability and then apply it at home. The Otter Tail DUI court kept their momentum going marketing their program to the community. It is important to share the good news about these programs. Click here to read the article from Perham Focus

What Does Responsibility Mean to You?

By Shane Wolf / October 18, 2018

The NCDC team participated in the “Share Your Story” boards at the 2018 GHSA Annual Meeting in Atlanta. Our partner, Responsibility.org, sponsored this event inviting attendees to share was responsibility means to them.

DWI Courts Receive International Recognition

By Shane Wolf / October 17, 2018

The latest annual report from the International Alliance for Responsible Drinking (IARD) acknowledges DWI courts as a key strategy in alcohol producers’ commitment to reduce drinking and driving. It notes: “Approximately 2 million drivers in the USA have three or more convictions for driving while impaired (DWI). Beam Suntory supports the National Center for DWI…

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