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 December 16th, 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 Jan 16 and 18, according to Sheriff Ken  J. Mascara.

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

The course will take place Thursday, Jan. 16, with a classroom session 5:30 - 9:30 p.m. at the St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office, located at 4700 West Midway Road, Fort Pierce, and a hands-on driving session Saturday, Jan. 18, 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.

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

The completed application can also be scanned and e-mailed to:


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