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NCJ Number: 163488 Find in a Library
Title: Drug Courts: A Profile of Operational Programs
Author(s): C S Cooper; S R Bartlett
Corporate Author: American University
United States of America
Date Published: 1996
Page Count: 83
Sponsoring Agency: American University
Washington, DC 20016
State Justice Institute
Alexandria, VA 22314
Grant Number: SJI-95-02B-D-020
Sale Source: American University
4400 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20016
United States of America

State Justice Institute
1650 King Street
Suite 600
Alexandria, VA 22314
United States of America
Type: Conference Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report contains information presented at the State Justice Institute's 1995 First National Symposium on the Implementation and Operation of Drug Courts.
Abstract: This report presents operational information from 46 drug court programs in 26 States and the District of Columbia. Narrative and statistical data are included for: (1) total annual capacity of the program; (2) total number enrolled; (3) total number of graduates; (4) total number of persons unsuccessfully terminated; (5) total number of persons in bench warrant status; (6) total number of persons currently enrolled; (7) locus of program in judicial process; (8) eligibility criteria; (9) case screening process and final determination with regard to program eligibility; (10) judicial assignment; (11) population served by responding drug court programs; (12) treatment and rehabilitation services provided to drug court participants; (13) program procedures; and (14) resources required by the responding drug courts for program implementation. Charts, notes, appendixes
Main Term(s): Controlled Substances
Index Term(s): Court social services; Court system; Courts; Drug offender profiles; Drug treatment; Drug treatment programs; Judicial process; Local criminal justice systems; Recidivism; Symposia
Note: DCC. See NCJ 163489 for Drug Courts: Participant Perspectives
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