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The Operation Dry Water newsletter is geared toward participating law enforcement personnel and those involved in the Operation Dry Water awareness and enforcement campaign.

The content of the newsletter covers:

  • Campaign processes
  • Campaign updates
  • Media release distribution
  • Agency registration and reporting updates
  • Topical articles (e.g., Media outreach best practices, customizing your agency’s ODW campaign, partnering with other law enforcement agencies)
  • Final campaign numbers and reports

Current Issue

2024 ODW Newsletter

Archives

2023 ODW Newsletter

11/02/2023 - ODW 2023-26: National Results Released

10/12/2023 - ODW 2023-25: Award Winners Recognized at NASBLA Annual Conference

10/05/2023 - ODW 2023-24: National Award Winners

08/18/2023 - ODW 2023-23: Regional Law Enforcement Award Deadline Extended

08/10/2023 - ODW 2023-22: Final Call for Reporting & Award Nominations

07/27/2023 - ODW 2023-21: Awards Deadline Approaching

07/13/2023 - ODW 2023-20: Award Nominations Open

07/05/2023 - ODW 2023-19: Thank You & Reporting Weekend Activity

06/27/2023 - ODW 2023-18: Important Information for Operation Dry Water Weekend

06/22/2023 - ODW 2023-17: National Press Release / FWC BUI Spotlight

06/15/2023 - ODW 2023-16: National Awards Program Criteria

06/08/2023 - ODW 2023-15: Prepare for Reporting

06/01/2023 - ODW 2023-14: Boating Under the Influence Talking Points

05/25/2023 - ODW 2023-13: Memorial Day / Share Your Campaign With Us

05/18/2023 - ODW 2023-12: Impaired Driving Extends to the Waterways

05/12/2023 - ODW 2023-11: National Safe Boating Week

05/04/2023 - ODW 2023-10: Summer Boating Safety Tips

04/27/2023 - ODW 2023-9: Changes to Awards Selection Process

04/13/2023 - ODW 2023-8: 4/20 Drug-Impaired Operation Prevention

04/06/2023 - ODW 2023-7: Customizable Press Releases Available

03/30/2023 - ODW 2023-6: 2022 Operation Dry Water Annual Report Published

03/23/2023 - ODW 2023-5: Planning Your Media & Outreach

03/09/2023 - ODW 2023-4: Campaign Resources & Outreach Materials 

03/02/2023 - ODW 2023-3: Interactive Agency Map

02/23/2023 - ODW 2023-2: Law Enforcement Invitation

02/09/2023 - ODW 2023-1: Registration Open

2022 ODW Newsletter

2021 ODW Newsletter

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Operation Dry Water Newsletter is distributed to the listed contact person(s) for every participating law enforcement agency, unit and station.

The distribution list also includes individuals who are involved or interested in the Operation Dry Water campaign. The Operation Dry Water newsletter distribution list consists of over 8,000 individuals.