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Webinar To Address Importance of Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws

May 2, 2013

Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Prevention of Underage Drinking (ICCPUD)On May 14, 2013, at 2 p.m. ET, the Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Prevention of Underage Drinking (ICCPUD) will present "Enforcing the Underage Drinking Laws: Accountability and the Role of the Justice System." During this 1-hour Webinar, hosted by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), OJJDP Administrator Robert L. Listenbee will discuss the negative impact of underage drinking, the importance of science-based strategies to address the issue, and DOJ's focus on accountability and the role of the justice system. A panel discussion will follow on the crucial role that the judiciary and enforcement agencies play in underage drinking prevention and ways the media and policy advocacy can advance prevention strategies.

Resources:

Register to participate in the Webinar.

Access recordings of previous Webinars in ICCPUD's Preventing Underage Drinking series.

Read bulletins from OJJDP's Underage Drinking series.

Read the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's "Report to Congress on the Prevention and Reduction of Underage Drinking 2012."