The DUI Treatment Court has been developed to help participants achieve total recovery. This program has been designed to promote self-sufficiency. All participants leave able to return to the community as a productive and responsible member. The Judge, court staff, and treatment team are present to guide participants through completion. The Sacramento County DUI Treatment Court is a court-supervised, comprehensive treatment program. This program is for repeat DUI offenders who have three or four DUI convictions within a ten year period. Admission into the program requires the agreement of the District Attorney’s Office and defense counsel. The program’s length can be up to 18 months.
The program includes:
- Regular court appearances with your support team
- Individual and group counseling
- Random drug testing
- Case management services
- Probation supervision
The program will also assist participants in pursuing education and skills assessments. Referrals for vocational training, education, and/or job placement services are also provided. Upon successful completion, the Court may reduce your probation supervision period.