|Drug Court Coordinator||Marilyn Miller||(208) 265-1448|
|Assistant Drug Court Coordinator||Tori Cavender||(208) 255-3630 ext. 2150|
Purpose of the Drug Court
The Court recognizes the problem of alcohol and drug abuse/addiction in that the use and abuse of these substances is a major contributing factor in the commission of crimes which are a threat to public safety, prison overcrowding and congestion of the criminal court docket.
The establishment of the Drug Court program recognizes the need to incorporate substance abuse treatment where appropriate with criminal case processing in a timely and efficient manner.
The purpose of the Drug Court program is to provide a treatment-based alternative to incarceration for non-violent criminals to the end that participants will lead crime-free lives.
Bonner County Drug Court
For more information regarding Drug Courts; go to the National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP) .