Resource: Drug Courts

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice, and Bureau of Justice Assistance, and Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

This article (PDF, 2 pages) provides an overview of the varying types of drug courts. Criminal defendants and offenders, family members, criminal justice practitioners, and drug treatment professionals can use this information to understand the purpose and function of drug courts and to find related research and resources. Learn more (PDF, 2 pages).