Harold R. Banke Justice Center
9151 Tara Boulevard
Jonesboro, GA 30236
Phone: (770) 477-3380
Fax: (770) 477-3449
Clayton County DUI/Drug Court Overview
Clayton County DUI/Drug Court is a four phase intervention program for adults who have pled guilty or been convicted of one or more DUI or drug offenses and who are having difficulty staying clean and sober. It is a collaborative effort between the State Court, Solicitor General's Office, defense attorneys, police agencies, probation and drug treatment programs. DUI/Drug Court involves frequent court appearances, random drug testing, as well as group and individual counseling.
Pre-Trial Intervention and Diversion Program
The Pre-Trial Intervention and Diversion Program is a diversion program which is offered to certain non-violent offenders who qualify for participation as an alternative to prosecution. The purpose of the program is to enhance justice and public safety by addressing the root cause of the arrest provoking behavior. Participants receive coordinated assistance in educational and vocational referrals, personal and group counseling, and referrals to other community agencies appropriate to their needs.