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 June 27th, 2013  
Licensed teen drivers can take "Teen Driver Challenge" to improve their skills, St. Lucie County Sheriff Mascara announces
St. Lucie County licensed teen drivers can improve their defensive driving skills  by taking the "Teen Driver Challenge" on July 18 and 20, according to Sheriff Ken  J. Mascara.

"The number one killer of American teen-agers is car crashes," said Sheriff  Mascara. "That is why the Sheriffs of Florida developed the Teen Driver Challenge  program."

The course will take place Thursday, July 18, with a classroom session 5:30 - 9:30  p.m. at the St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office, located at 4700 West Midway Rd. Fort  Pierce, and a hands-on driving session Saturday, July 20, from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. at  the police academy driving course on Kirby Loop Road.

Classes are free, but space is limited. Details and registration forms are on the St. Lucie  County Sheriff’s Office website at:


Information is also available by calling the Training Unit at (772) 462-3604.

Completed forms should be returned to:  Training Unit, St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office, 4700  West Midway Road, Fort Pierce, FL 34981 or faxed to:  (772) 462-3615.

The completed application also can be e-mailed to:


If the registration is faxed, the teen driver must bring the original copy of the registration to the first class.

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