2, 2012, episode of American Heroes Radio features a conversation with former Curt Kindschuh the founder of Drunk Busters
Curt Kindschuh started Drunk Busters of America. Curt and his staff have now worked with over fifteen-thousand
customers in 64 countries.
worked in law enforcement for 18 years, and in 1993 was recognized in the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Awards
for his creative approaches to crime prevention. He was one of the first Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) Officers
in Wisconsin, and worked for 4 years in 23 schools as a D.A.R.E. Officer. He started the “Shop With a Cop” program,
which has since been duplicated in others areas of the United States, and also was a bicycle safety officer.
with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) from 1990-2002, he worked full time as the Wisconsin State Executive Director of
MADD from 1994-1997. Additionally, for 4 years he was a part-time instructor for the Group Dynamics Traffic Safety Program,
which is mandatory for 1st time convicted drunk drivers in Wisconsin. Until his commitment to Drunk Busters of America forced
him to cut back, he also taught criminal justice classes at a local college. Curt knows and understands impaired driving.
He has arrested drunk drivers, investigated fatal crashes, counseled convicted DUI offenders and worked as an advocate for
victims of impaired driving crashes.
the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) certified DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing
course, and he is the designer and patent holder for Drunk Busters Impairment Goggles, used worldwide in the fight to stop
impaired driving. Curt was a member of the Driving School Association of the Americas (DSAA), American Driver Traffic Safety
Education Association (ADTSEA), the Wisconsin D.A.R.E. Officers Association, and the National D.A.R.E. Officers Association.
He is a member of the International Association for Driver Education, and he has established a reputation as a creative, innovative,
passionate visionary in impaired driving education. Curt has presented at over one-hundred state, national, and international
conferences and for hundreds of school districts, universities, and other safety organizations.