Category Archives: Underage drinking

MEDIA ADVISORY: Spring Alcohol Awareness Event for High School Students

Prom and graduation season are quickly approaching, and we want to remind teens about the importance of being responsible at celebrations. We are partnering with Fairfax County Public Schools by hosting our Spring Drug and Alcohol Awareness Program. Juniors and seniors at Langley High School will be given the opportunity to wear physical impairment goggles while being tested on both

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Prom-Grad Season Safety Demos in McLean Today

Traffic Safety and School Resource Officers demonstrated a few of the safety hazards of prom and graduation season at McLean High School today. Students had an opportunity to use “drunk goggles” as they drove a coned course, threw basketballs, and attempted sobriety field tests.   In 2013, there were 1,786 crashes that involved young drivers. Celebrate the season safely; please

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