MADD's November Law Enforcement Newsletter
An Empty Chair at the Table During the Holidays
By: Rebecca Grimes
It was November 20, 1982, the Saturday before Thanksgiving. That day is not very clear to me, but one thing that I will never forget, arriving home from a day of shopping and seeing my grandmother, who lived across from us, pull my dad away to say something to him. You see my 18-year-old brother, Hector Martinez, and one of our friends who lived just a house away from us, had taken off earlier in the day to enjoy a motorcycle ride. Little did they know that would be their LAST RIDE... Read More...
Officer of the Month
Deputy Daniel Williams
Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office
MADD National selects Deputy Daniel Williams as our Officer of the Month for November 2021. Deputy Williams is a sheriff’s deputy for the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office assigned to the Marine Unit.
Deputy Williams plays an indispensable role in the success of the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office Marine Unit. So far for 2021, Deputy Williams has self-initiated over 1000 vessel stops and totaled over 1500 calls for service. During this time... Read More...
“Waymo is committed to improving road safety”
Waymo’s Mission – “Waymo’s mission is to make it safe and easy for people and things to get where they’re going. The Waymo Driver can improve the world's access to mobility while saving thousands of lives now lost to traffic crashes.”Waymo Driver
The question is common: If there’s an emergency or incident, how will police and emergency responders interact with a fully autonomous car?...Read More...
The mission of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is to end drunk driving, help fight drugged driving, support the victims of these violent crimes, and prevent underage drinking.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving
511 E. John Carpenter Freeway
Irving, TX 75062