D.A.R.E. Officer

Photo: Ofc. Hamby and the DARE car

D.A.R.E. envisions a world in which students everywhere are empowered to respect others and choose to lead lives free from violence, substance abuse, and other dangerous behaviors.


D.A.R.E. is a comprehensive K-12 education program taught in thousands of schools in America and 52 other countries. D.A.R.E. curriculum addresses drugs, violence, bullying, internet safety, and other high risk circumstances that today are too often a part of students’ lives. The Pendleton Police Department is fortunate to have retired Pendleton Police Department Officer Hamby continue teaching this program to 5th grade students in Pendleton, Helix and Echo schools.Through his 19 years of service, Glenn Hamby has reached thousands of students. 


Glenn Hamby, DARE Instructor  

Phone: 541-276-4411   

Email glenn.hamby@ci.pendleton.or.us.



On March 8, 2007 Officer Glenn Hamby was presented with the national Enrique S. Camarena Award by the Oregon State Elks Association for making a difference in creating a drug free Oregon.