|Aurora Police have two DREs|
|Written by Chandra L. Mattingly|
|Wednesday, April 25, 2012 8:50 PM|
Of five DREs in Dearborn County, Aurora Police Department will have two.
So what's a DRE? A Drug Recognition Expert.
These are police officers who have completed training to locate, identify and successfully prosecute drug-impaired drivers, according to the mission statement of the Indiana DRE program.
Aurora Officers Jon Kolb and Clint Holmstrom recently attended the two-week training at the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Academy, said Aurora Police Chief Bryan H. Fields. The officers now have to conduct a dozen evaluations and take a final examination to become certified.
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