BRB Auto Body owners Bill Yach, front from left, his brother Randy, and nephew Taylor; Rothschild police officer Jeff Zwicky, back left, and Rothschild Police Chief Jeremy Hunt pose with the new DARE car at BRB Auto Body in Rothschild. Perfect Upholstery, Loren's Auto Body, Carquest, Pomp's Tire, Broadway Ford and Andy's Towing contributed to the effort.
A new tool added to the arsenal in the fight against drug abuse is attracting plenty of attention as it travels down the streets of Rothschild.
Unveiled last week, the 1996 Ford Crown Victoria has been transformed from a black and white squad car to a brightly painted, rolling advertisement for the community's Drug Abuse Resistance Education, or DARE, program. The new DARE car replaces a 1992 Isuzu Rodeo used by DARE officers during the past several years.
"The kids are really paying attention to it," said Rothschild Police Officer Jeff Zwicky, who teaches the DARE curriculum to about 200 ...