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DWI Demonstration for Youth

Clarkstown students learn dangers of driving drunk through fatal DWI demonstration 

May 2023


Clarkstown Police Department Awareness Speech

Anastasia Karassik speaks about the devastating effects of drunk & drugged driving. 

May 2023. 

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Town of Clarkson

DWI Accident Demonstration
in honor of Larisa Karassik

May 2022

The demonstration was planned to raise awareness of drinking and driving as well as distracted driving. The time between Memorial Day and Labor Day is known as the 100 deadliest days, with increased accidents involving young people. The demonstration provides students with a thorough dramatization of an accident scene.

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On May 23rd 2023 we hosted a
-Take the Pledge Event- 

This was a ceremony to celebrate
the life of Larisa Karassik in her Butterfly Garden


The ceremony was a rededication of the Larisa Karassik Butterfly Garden, and an important event and ceremony where we can all come together as a community to TAKE THE PLEDGE to NEVER DRINK AND DRIVE. A new plaque will be presented to the beautiful Larisa Karassik Butterfly Garden. 

Location: Historic Traphagen: 131 Germonds Road West Nyack



The plaque and event is sponsored by the Town of Clarkstown Town Supervisor, George Hoehmann, District Attorney and Sheriff's Dept. 


NBC 4 New York

DWI Crash Demo Used to Send Message to Students in honor of Larisa Karassik.  

May 26 2021

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Monroe High School S.A.D.D

Students Against Drunk Driving (S.A.D.D) club event in honor of Larisa Karassik. 

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