Drug Courts

About Drug Courts

Drug Court is a treatment alternative to incarceration for juvenile and adult offenders arrested in Chesterfield County or the City of Colonial Heights before proceeding to court with significant substance abuse issues / addiction.

  • Circuit Court (Adult Drug Court)
  • Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court (Juvenile Drug Court)

Participants are required to complete an intensive treatment program under the direction of a team of professionals from:

  • Court
  • Local probation
  • Police department
  • Public school system
  • Treatment

At completion of the Drug Court Program, the charge(s) that brought you into the program will be dismissed.