Criminal Justice Services

Criminal Justice Services assists defendants with drug and alcohol offenses and helps them navigate the judicial system.
 
 Available Programs
  • First Offender Drug and Alcohol Diversion Program provides the first-time drug and alcohol offender an opportunity to keep his or her criminal record clean. The defendant will complete 15 hours of drug and alcohol education and comply with program guidelines. Upon successful completion, the defendant will have his or her case dismissed by the District Attorney’s Office and be eligible for expungement.

 

  • Felony Drug Diversion Program provides the first-time felony drug offender an opportunity to keep his or her record clean. The defendant will receive a full drug and alcohol assessment, participate in and complete required treatment, complete 225 hours of community service and comply with program guidelines. Upon successful completion, the defendant will have his or her case dismissed by the District Attorney’s Office and be eligible for expungement.

 

The substance use assessment, education, and treatment services provide opportunities for individuals to address judicial and/or clinical issues that may be present. These services are available to those with a charge of driving while impaired and/or other charges connected with substance use, such as possession, etc.

 

Assessments are conducted by appointment at:
12 West Martin Street
Raleigh, NC 27601


Please contact us at 919-828-4892 if you have questions concerning substance use assessments, education or treatment services.