Wednesday, April 20, 2011

A great program

If this program helps prevent even one DWI or Intoxication assault or manslaughter it will have proven its worth.

Teen Court program designed to arm teens, parents against alcohol with hands-on experience
By Will Wright - The Herald-Zeitung

NEW BRAUNFELS — This past week, several teenagers and their parents received an exercise in maturity — courtesy of the New Braunfels Police Department and Community Teen Court.

The seminar, called Operation Intervention, was held this past Tuesday at Municipal Court. The three-hour presentation included schooling teen court defendants and their parents on the dangers associated with alcohol abuse, driving while impaired and decision making.

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