Resources for Law Enforcement

Online course on Underage Drinking Enforcement

Model Policy approved by the Maine Chiefs of Police Association, June 2005
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Model underage drinking enforcement policy developed by OSA and Attorney General’s Office as a tool for local law enforcement departments who wish to strengthen their underage drinking enforcement efforts.

Powerpoints:

Model Underage Drinking Enforcement Policy Summit 11/16/04
Powerpoint Powerpoint | PDF

Enforcement as a Prevention Tool presentated at Liquor Laws: Train-the-Trainer Event June 2004 (on Liquor Laws)

Teen Drinking: the Facts, the Risks, and Potential Solutions (For Parent Presentations)

Publications:

Developing a Comprehensive Underage Drinking Strategy: A Story of Proactive Enforcement and Extraordinary Success (PDF)

Enforcing Maine's Liquor Laws: Sales to a Minor Referral Procedure, June 2004

Maine's Youth Empowerment and Policy Group: Findings and Recommendations on Enforcement of Underage Drinking Laws (PDF)

Underage Drinking. US DOJ Office of Community Oriented Policing (PDF)

... available upon request:

Maine Liquor Laws: Quick Reference Guide for Law Enforcement, January 2011 (Email: osa.ircosa@maine.gov for copies.)

Tools to share with local Retailers:

Project Sticker Shock

Responsible Beverage Service-Alcohol Server Courses

Documents in PDF format require the free Adobe Acrobat Reader to view them. Printouts of these documents are also available upon request.