By Staff Reports
(Victor Valley)–San Bernardino County Superior Court will hold their Third Annual Drug Court Update and Graduation Celebration on Monday May 6th, 2013, from 12 noon to 1:30 pm at the Rancho Cucamonga Civic Center Council Chambers. Refreshments will be provided.
There will be opening remarks from judges highlighting the cost savings to our communities and the benefits of Drug Court Programs. Representatives from the District Attorney’s Office, the Public Defender’s Office, the Probation Department, the Sheriff’s Department, Police Departments, Department of Behavioral Health, along with members from the Board of Supervisors and Legislators, will be present.
Also in attendance will be drug court graduates and current participants. Several graduates of Adult Drug Courts will be sharing how, with the help of drug court, they have gone from committing crimes to reuniting with their families and become productive citizens once more.
The public is welcome to come hear about this most effective strategy at reducing recidivism among drug abusing offenders, some with long criminal histories.