Officer Al Torres
Santa Maria, CA Police Department

Officer Floyd Hastings
Shelbyville, IN Police Department

Officers (L) T.J. Spencer (retired)
 and (R) Kevin Petrocelli
Miami Township, OH Police Department

Officer Tim Williams (L)
and Sgt. Brad Haney (R)
Mishawaka, IN Police Department

Patrol Captain Nancy Martinz
USDA Forest Service


Officer Mark Lingenfelser
Leavenworth, KS Police Department

Officer Gary Ness
Ashwaubenon, WI Police Department

Officer Emma Bribiescas
Chandler, AZ Police Department

Officer Kevin "Petro" Petrocelli
Miami Township, OH Police Department

Constable Gord Van der Grinten.
Ontario, Canada Provincial Police

Sgt Nate Dreckman
Lancaster, WI Police Department

Officer and former Marine Brian Moore
Greenville, TN Police Department

Officer Jen Alessi
Gowanda, NY Police Department

Sheriff Ian Parkinson (L) and
Undersheriff Martin Basti (R)
San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office

Officer Paul Fiocca
Rittman, OH Police Department

Chief of Police William Tackett
Argyle, TX Police Department

Crime Prevention Deputy Leslie Willingham
Denton County, TX Sheriff's Office

(L to R) Sgt. Ricky Chamness,
Chief Hayes Lesher and
Officer Ronnie Humphrey
Mount Pleasant, TX Independent
School District Police Department

Deputy Nancy Oermann (L) and
Deputy John Twomey (R)
Macomb County, MI Sheriff's Office

Officer Tom Pfeifer
Roseville, MI Police Department

Officer Michelle Bertsch
Simi Valley, CA Police Department

Captain Brian Stannard
Knox County, TN Sheriff Department

Sgt. Christine Rapp
Hancock County, IN Sheriff's Department

Deputy Joe Rodgers
Seminole County, FL Sheriff's Office

Petal, MS Police Department
Warrants / Community Officer Mike Childress


Chief of Police Scott Thirkell
Indian Point, MO Police Department

MSgt. Charles Sears (L) and
SSgt. Michael Pulanco (R)
Alaska National Guard
Drug Demand Reduction Unit

Retired Officer Corporal Jenny Ball
Morristown, TN Police Department

Officer Nikkole Robertson
Sauk Village, IL Police Department

In Ohio receiving a
Mayoral "RETRO BILL Resolution"
from my friend Officer Carol Ice
and other Willowick and
East Lake DARE officers!

Officer Jeff Way
White Lake Township, MI Police Department

(L. to R.) Deputy Chad Winters,
Deputy Mike Bromberg, and
Deputy Malinda Hans
Olmsted County, MN Sheriff's Office

Deputy Ken Taylor
Livingston County, MI Sheriff's Department

Deputy and Former Marine Mike Mezger
Randall County, TX Sheriff's Office

Deputy Robin Kerley
Park County, WY Sheriff's Office

Sgt. Bill Cummins
Hart, MI Police Department

Officer Steve Cross (L)
and Ivette Thompson (R)
Burlington, MA Police Depatment

Officer / SRO Scott Cogger
York, ME Police Department

Alongside my friends while on tour in Illinois,
DARE Officers from the Norridge Police Department.

Officer Chris Taylor
Winter Springs, FL Police Department

Officer Anthony Seda
Lake Mary, FL Police Department

Deputy Anthony Justice
Haywood County, NC Sheriff's Office

Deputy Chad Hurrle
Lake County, MI Sheriff's Office

Officer and SWAT Team Leader, Jon Tatro
Paso Robles, CA Police Department

Officer Bob Swift
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

Officer Andrew Paul
Fairview Township, PA Police Department

Officer Jan Cunningham
East Bridgewater, MA Police Department

Officer Kristi Crowell
Casper, WY Police Department

Deputy Rick Wright
Los Angeles County, CA Sheriff's Department

Lieutenant Joe Mink
Clinton County, IN Sheriff's Department

Rocking out with Probable Cause
during DARE Day in Kansas

Corporal Eric Rooks
Pasco County, FL Police Department

Right on!
Officer John Condon
Irvine, CA Police Department

Deputy Steve Lopez
Bexar County, TX Sheriff's Office

"Thumbs Up" from my DARE Officer
friends on tour in Muskegon, MI Police Department

Officer Craig Medon
Auburn Hills, MI Police Department

Visit the Official DARE Website

Schedule Retro Bill for school appearances or as a Keynote Speaker or Motivational Instructor for your DARE Officer's Training Conference, or reward your students by having Retro Bill (the official DARE Safety Buddy) as the Keynote Speaker at your DARE Graduation.

Retro Bill is available as a Keynote Speaker and Motivational Instructor for Crime Prevention and Educational Conferences.

Contact me for more details!


Take advantage of the wonderful
opportunity to bring Retro Bill to your schools.
Please note that there are
a number of ways to cover the cost of
a visit from Retro Bill:

Local Business Sponsor
Department DARE Funds
Crime Prevention Funding
PTA Funds
School Assembly Money
PTO Funds
Community Sponsorships
Fund Raising
Safe & Drug Free School Grants
Title 9 Funding
Title 1 Funding
Character Counts funding
Other Educational Grants

Great prizes for
Essay Winners!

In Memory
Founder/Creator of DARE and S.W.A.T.,
Former LAPD Chief of Police
Daryl Gates

D.A.R.E. America's
Executive Director, Charlie Parsons
presents Retro Bill with a
Certificate of Appreciation
for his efforts on behalf of the safety
and well being of children worldwide.
Click on picture to view certificate

Leeza Gibbons calls Retro Bill
"The 21st Century's Mr. Rogers!"
Click here to read more!


Retired United States Army Colonel
and FOX NEWS Military Analyst 
Colonel, David Hunt

Gerard Baker, Superintendent of
Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

Retro Bill receives a "thumbs up" from members
of the United States Army California National Guard
Drug Demand Reduction Unit

The Official DARE Safety Buddy, Retro Bill,
(riding in Warren County Sheriff's Department's
CrimeFighter Corvette, driven by Captain Joe Jakub)

waves hello to fans in front of the Alamo in
San Antonio, TX as the Grand Marshall of
the 2005 DARE Officer's National Training
Conference vehicle parade

Deputy Chief Ranger Lane Baker (R)
and National Park Service Rangers
while speaking in Yellowstone National Park, WY

Officer Robert Fisher
Orange, MA Police Department

(L to R) Police Chief Robert Zink,
Officer Wendy Newsome
and Officer Bob Lindsay
Maumee, OH Police Department 

Honorary Bexar County, TX Sheriff's Deputy

stands alongside Daren and
Bexar County Sheriff's Deputies as he makes a
personal donation of 251 copies of the
Award-Winning DARE Safety Tips Video
to every San Antonio and
Bexar County Elementary School.

(L to R) Constable Jonathan Beckett,
Constable Pablo Perreira,
Inspector Rose DiMarco
and Constable Gord Van der Grinten
Ontario, Canada Provincial Police

Officer Dave Klepfer (L)
and Officer Tim Boyle (R)
Franconia, PA Police Department

Officer Anita Chamberlain
Santa Barbara, CA Police Department

Chief of Police Richard B. Palomo,
Sgt. Robert O'Callaghan
and Officer Mike Massaro
Southside ISD (San Antonio, TX) Police Department

(L to R) Chief of Police Guadalupe Cruz,
South San Antonio, TX Police Department
Daren the Lion,
Assistant Superintendent David Ochoa
and Superintendent Ronald Durbon
South San Antonio Independent School District

Chief of Police Joe Kozeniewski

Franconia, PA Police Department

Deputy Neal Fowler.
Seminole County, FL Sheriff's Office

Kent County, MI Sheriff's Department
Deputies Mandy Trevino (L)
and Tom McCutcheon (R)

RETRO BILL donates copies of the
Award-Winning DARE Safety Tips Video
to Key West, FL DARE Officers!

RETRO BILL makes another
DARE donation. This time, he donates
53 copies of the Award-Winning
DARE Safety Tips Video to every public
library in Clermont & Hamilton County,
covering greater Cincinnati, Ohio.

Sgt. Bill Sumner (L) and
Officer Sean Goings (R)
Woodland Park, CO Police Department

Deputy Corporal Scott Wardingley
Lake County, FL Sheriff's Office

School Resource Officer Glen Jardon
Woodland Park, CO Police Department

Officer Jim Pacetti
Oak Lawn, IL Police Department

In memory...
A Friend and a Hero.
Officer Larry Cox,
Chillicothe, OH Police Department.

Kalamazoo Township, MI
Officers presents me with a
Certificate recognizing my
commitment and dedication to
the safety education of children!
That's my pal officer Pat Burnham
(standing to my left).

Proud to stand along-side
my friends from the Knox County, TN
Sheriff's Department and to be their
DARE Graduation Keynote Speaker
two years in a row.

A thumbs up from my friends at the
Zephyrhills, FL Police Department.
I was honored to be their
DARE Graduation Keynote Speaker.

On tour in Tampa, FL sponsored
by my friends at the
Pinellas County Sheriff's Office

On tour in Pueblo, CO alongside my good
friends from the Pueblo Police Department!
"Big time thumbs up!"
(L to R) School Resource Officer David Jacober,
Officer Eric Gonzalez, DARE Officer Steve Atencio, Me,
Deputy Chief Michael Bennett, DARE Cpl. Melissa Jacober,
 DARE Officer Rebecca Stamm,
School Resource Officer / DARE Sgt. Dan Rutherford
and Cpl. Gene Ragulsk

Retired San Luis Obispo County, CA
Sheriff Patrick Hedges presents me
with a Sheriff's Proclamation commending
my efforts on behalf of the children in his county.

Receiving the Key to the City and a
Mayoral Proclamation from my friend
Bedford, IN 2003 DARE Officer of the Year,
Steve Gilbert

Former Chief of Police Bill Regan
Roosevelt Park, MI Police Department
Thank You for your U.S. Army
Military Service Captain Reagan!

Linda Furlow
Provost Marshal Office
Fort Sam Houston, TX.

Retired Commander Leonard Moudy
Tennessee Highway Patrol

Retired Marine and Police Chief Robert Smith, Jr.
Oak Lawn, IL Police Department

Retired Police Sgt. Rob Perrault
Zephyrhills, FL Police Department

Officer John Griffith (L) and
Officer Todd Young (R)
League City, TX Police Department

Corporal Michael Ford
Iola, KS Police Department

Deputy Mark Medford
York-Poquoson County, VA Sheriff's Office

Deputy Mike Bomgardner and his daughter
Calvert County, MD Sheriff's Office

Police Chief B.J. Hegemeyer
Caldwell, TX Police Department

Officer Carolyn Wade (L) and
Officer Jesse McAvoy (R)
Craig, CO Police Department 

Officer McMurrer
Sanford, FL Police Department

Officer Ferdinand Tolentino

Oro Valley, AZ Police Department

"Goin' Retro!"
With DARE officer friends from Orland Park, IL

A visit with my pals in Texas at the
Texas Crime Prevention Association
Training Conference!
(L to R)
Officer Mike Clowdus (Pflugerville PD),
Officer Lottie Isaacs (Horseshoe Bay PD),
Deputy John Dees (Hays County Sheriffs Office),
Deputy Paul Cowan (Caldwell County Sheriffs Office),
 Officer Henry Levine (Austin PD),
Deputy Rusty Kohler (Bastrop County Sheriff's Office),
Lt. Northcutt (University of Texas PD, Houston),
Officer Pete Weaver (San Marcos PD),
Sgt. David Pierce (Round Rock PD).

"Great Video!"
Officer and Training Mentor Chuck Williams
Los Angeles, CA Police Department

Constable and Retired NHL great Paul Harrison (L)
and Constable Rob Clousten (R)
Ontario, Canada Provincial Police

Constable Jack Harlock
Ontario, Canada Provincial Police

Constable Mark Wellwood
Ontario Provincial Police

Officer Jerry Iose
Los Angeles Air Force Base, CA

DARE Friends,

I am trying my best to get caught up on our pictures being posted on this page! If you have a picture of you and I together that you do not see posted, please e-mail it to me in JPEG or BMP format with the names of the officers in the picture, and your department and state. I will get it posted as soon as I can!

Keep up the great work you are doing!
                                            Your Friend & Fan,
                                            Retro Bill


Deputy Susy Corriea
San Luis Obispo County, CA
Sheriff's Department

Officer Joe Giacomantonio
Scarborough, ME Police Department

Officer Doug Light (L)
and Officer Joe Hawn (R)
Warsaw, IN Police Department

(L to R) Lt. Bill Sala, Officer Paul Beveridge
and Officer Jody Johnson
Memorial Villages, TX
Police Department

Deputy Casey McMichael
Los Angeles County, CA
Sheriff's Department

Sgt Dave Benson
Crown Point, IN Police Department

Sgt Paul Looker
Edmonton, AB Canada Police Service

Officer Brian Blenner
Rapid City, SD Police Department

Officer Bob Henderson (L) and Sgt Joe Oliver (R)
Santa Clara, CA Police Department

Officer & Chief Ranger Don Hart
National Park Service

Detective, Officer and retired US Marine Tom Sparks
Coeur D' Alene, ID Police Department

Sheriff Michael Welch (L)
and 1st Sgt. Mike Atkins (R)
Caswell County, NC Sheriff's Office

Deputy Adam Stanley
Brunswick County, IN Sheriff's Office

Constable Rick Lemieux.
Timmins, ON Canada Police Service

Officer Scott Graham.
Wake Forest, NC Police Department

Corporal Steve McCarley
Greenfield, IN Police Department

Officer Jessica Smith
Brown County, WI Sheriff's Department,

Officer Tom "Buck" Rogers (L)
and Officer Paul Nazzarett (R)
Cheektowaga, NY Police Department

Deputy Debbie Sexton
Knox County, TN Sheriff's Office

Officer Carl Finnerty
South Williamsport, PA Police Department

Retired Captain Steve Lamar
Mt. Vernon, IL Police Department

Deputy Kathy Wayne
San Diego, CA Sheriff's Department

Officer CPO Jonathan Cortes
Newport, RI Police Department

Officer Ray Harris
Avondale, AZ Police Department

Deputy Deb Utter
Livingston County, MI Sheriff's Department

Retired U.S. Marine
Lt. Bryan Gums of
Brookings, SD

Sergeant Houck
Alaska National Guard's
Drug Demand Reduction Unit's

(L to R) Officer Steve Lee,
Officer Joe Pruitt
Alaska's North Slope Borough
and Principal Glen Olson
Ipalook Elementary School


Officer Paul Griffith (L) and
Officer Gerry Cantalupo (R)
Port St. Lucie, FL Police Department

Captain Nathan Johns (L) and
Sgt. Ronnie Blackburn (R)
Maury County, TN Sheriff's Department

Officer Scott Theede
Grand Blanc Township, MI Police Department

Officer Christy Pace

Palos Heights, IL Police Department

Deputy Cheri Frimmi
Natrona County, WY Sheriff's Office

(L to R) Officer Robert Squillante,
Officer Orlando Braxton and
SRO Joseph Marcello
Smithfield, RI Police Department

Deputy Joe Price
Polk County, TN Sheriff's Department

Sgt. Mark Sharp
Las Vegas, NV Metropolitan Police Department

Investigator Guy Green
Bowie, TX Police Department

Officer Claudia Webber
Sanford, FL Police Department

Sgt. Kevin Pendley
Kingsburg, CA Police Department

Officer Jeff Hughes (L) and
Officer Kris Holub (R)
Wichita Falls, TX Police Department

Officer Mark Peterson
Crystal, MN Police Department

In memory...
Officer Ed Moser
Galion, OH Police Department

Chief Deputy, Keith Allen (L)
Van Wert County Sheriff's Department
and Officer Greg Blackmore (R)
Van Wert Police Department

Retired Officer Chad Folsom
Zephyrhills, FL Police Department

School Resource Officers (L to R)
Ron Casalenda and George Meyer
Douglas, WY Police Department

Crime Prevention Officer Jimmy Brierley
Mills, WY Police Department

Retired Deputy Bill Spitzer
Winona County, MN Sheriff's Office

Sergeant Deb Martin
Boone County, IN Sheriff's Department

SRO Sgt. Steve Huggins

Forsyth, MO Police Department

Officer Joe Stetz
Lompoc, CA Police Department

Officer Jeff Toth
Austintown, OH Police Department

Officer Colby White
Cheyenne, WY Police Department

Officer Jodi Walny
Warren, MI Police Department

Officer Bev Zuelch
Sterling Heights, MI Police Department

Retired Officer Tim McDannold
Department of Defense,
Fort MacArthur, CA

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