Christie Calls War on Drugs Ineffective, Announces Program to Send Some

Christie Calls War On Drugs Ineffective, Announces Program To Send Some
The Republican governor and Democratic former governor agree that jobs and drug treatment are keys to reducing recidivism and cutting incarceration costs. Christie spearheaded a drug court program that provides mandatory treatment for first-time drug …
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Domestic Violence Court Strives to Reform Batterers
Bollar stopped short of jailing Jorge that day but gave him a list of things to do by the end of April: Sign up for the 52-week treatment program with Preferred Child and Family Services, get on a drug testing schedule, have his evaluations done. "It …
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County consultant lays out options for jail overhaul
The new facility would hold between 4,860 and 5,860 inmates, depending on the option chosen, with the bulk of the beds set aside for inmates needing medical, mental health and substance abuse treatment, and a smaller number of beds for high-security …
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