In 20 years since the first Drug Court was founded, there has been more research published on the effects of Drug Courts than on virtually all other criminal justice programs combined.
The scientific community has put Drug Courts under a microscope and concluded that Drug Courts work. Better than jail or prison. Better than probation and treatment alone. Drug Courts significantly reduce drug use and crime and are more cost-effective than any other proven criminal justice strategy.
Drug Courts Reduce Crime
Drug Courts Ensure Compliance
Drug Courts Restore Families
Drug Courts Combat Meth Addiction
Drug Courts Save Money
*Information provided from the NADCP (National Association of Drug Court Professionals)