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Save a Life Tour brings the dangers of driving, drinking and texting to Peoria High

Peoria Journal Star
The Save a Life Tour, a kind of scared-straight safe driving program, visits about 150 schools a year. The goal is to make students aware of the potentially devastating consequences cellphones and alcohol can have on driving. “It's not a right to drive ...

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'Rock and a Hard Place' delves deep, tough love raises hard questions

Press of Atlantic City
“Rock and a Hard Place,” which premieres Monday, is reminiscent of the 1970s' “Scared Straight!” documentary, in which young repeat offenders were subjected to terrifying lectures by hard-core convicts about the horrors of prison life in the hope that ...

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'The Rock' beefs up boot camp fear in HBO documentary ...

The Philadelphia Tribune
The appeal of programs that put at-risk youth on a path to redemption is as old as “Scared Straight!,” the groundbreaking 1980s documentary. Dwayne Johnson ...

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Scanner Reports 3-27-17

Santa Barbara Edhat
Roger has the scanner reports. On Ocean View, a subject requesting to be arrested for Drunk in Public.

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