Nick Demauro

Nick Demauro

Each Saturday beginning at Noon, L.E.A.D. guy Nick DeMauro, Executive Director and CEO of L.E.A.D (Law Enforcement Against Drugs and Violence) speaks with experts, educators and law enforcement about important issues affecting you and your children. Tune into AM 970 The Answer for topical information and insight from experts waging the battle against drugs and violence in your community.

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Nicholas R. De Mauro is a national leader in Law Enforcement School Based Prevention Initiatives. After earning a degree in Human Services, he joined the New Milford NJ police force, becoming the youngest detective in the agency’s history and launching its juvenile division being awarded two Police Officer of the Year Awards  Sensing the importance of the issue of substance abuse among youth, Mr. DeMauro’s  career path led to his appointment as in international executive in  a drug prevention program (DARE). In New Jersey, over 17 years, he built the largest law enforcement school based statewide charitable organization in the United States. His commitment to positive student outcomes fostered a dedicated vision and goal for law enforcement agencies to provide evidence based, proven effective curricula in the context of comprehensive programming.  In 2015, he was appointed Executive Director and CEO of L.E.A.D. (Law Enforcement Against Drugs and Violence), A New Jersey based national nonprofit organization  designed to facilitate all law enforcement drug and violence prevention efforts throughout the United States and beyond.  Recipient of many leadership awards, his passion includes promoting community-based law enforcement efforts to assist communities foster a safe and healthy environment. Mr. DeMauro’s recent appointment to the Board of Directors of Applied Prevention Science International, Inc. is a prime example of his commitment to good prevention science, superior policy and realistic implementation of evidence-based programming.  Mr. DeMauro and his family reside in Belmar NJ and Naples Fla.


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