This presentation will share the results of the national survey of interlock installations across the United States, a national evaluation of 28 state’s alcohol interlock programs, DWI court interlock evaluations, the Minnesota State alcohol-interlock program and the NHTSA technical assistance program delivered by the Traffic Injury Research Foundation. The presentation Ignition Interlocks: Increasing Participation & Program EffectivenessRead more...
Sustainability is what allows a program to flourish or end. Minnesota’s treatment courts are dealing with funding cuts from the legislature. The following articles are a great example of reaching out to the media and gaining community support for these programs. Click Here to read the Minnesota Lawyer article Click Minnesota DWI Courts Advocating for SustainabilityRead More
NCDC is excited to add the South St. Louis County DWI Court to the Academy Court Network. Judge Shaun Floerke leads a team that is doing cutting-edge research based work on trauma informed care and how to incorporate it into the DWI court. Click Here to read about the Duluth South St. Louis County DWI Court in the NewsRead More
Senator John Isakson (R-GA) took to the Senate floor on May 3 to give a one-minute speech in support of his hometown DUI court. Great example of the importance to reaching out to our Representatives! Click Here to read the speechRead More
NCDC traveled north to train 5 existing OWI court teams in Johnson Creek, Wisconsin. Besides the amazing food and cheese curds, these teams did a great job taking a deeper look into their procedures and determining creative ways to integrate best practices and model fidelity. Teams learned how to work Madison WI Operational Tune-UpRead More
The American Bar Association with the support from NHTSA released their Spring 2017 edition of the Highway To Justice newsletter that focuses on educating judges on Drug Recognition Experts (DRE) evidence and DWI courts. NCDC Director James Eberspacher stresses the importance of expanding DWI courts because they treat the whole person ABA Highway To Justice Targets Community SafetyRead More