To be accepted into the Juvenile Drug Court Program

The juvenile needs to:

  • Be between the ages of 14 and 17 ½ years old
  • Have a history of drug and/or alcohol usage
  • Have a pending complaint or prior adjudication of any of the following:
    • drug abuse
    • drug paraphernalia
    • abuse of harmful intoxicants
    • OMVI
    • other alcohol or drug related offense
    • felony or misdemeanor offense determined to have been motivated by drug or alcohol abuse/dependency; school truancy or school unruly behavior determined to have been motivated by drug or alcohol abuse/dependency and home unruly behavior determined to have been motivated by drug or alcohol abuse/dependency
  • Have a responsible adult support person available and willing to attend counseling and to appear in drug court proceedings with the child


The juvenile needs to have no pending violent offense or history of violent behavior and or sex offense.

The juvenile must be willing to contract and participate in drug/alcohol and/or mental health treatment plan participate in the treatment court process including attending all required court appearances for review submit to random urinalysis/breathalyzer testing comply with all program sanctions complete all program requirements

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