Specialty Courts

Drug Court

The mission of the Drug Court is to provide an alternative means for addressing substance abuse offenses through a judicially supervised regimen of treatment for chemically dependent offenders with the goal of yielding sober, law-abiding citizenry, thereby reducing the cost and negative effect on the community while resolving public safety issues.

Mental Health Treatment and Accountability Court

The mission of the Treatment and Accountability Court is to increase public safety and make more effective use of resources, in cooperation with local mental health providers, by providing judicial supervision to offenders with mental illness, thereby reducing criminal behavior, reducing arrests and jail time; effectively treating and monitoring individuals with mental illness and improving the quality of life for individuals and their families.