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Juvenile Mental Health Treatment Court Locator (2017)

GAINS Center for Behavioral Health and Justice Transformation (Delmar, NY)

Arming the Courts with Research: 10 Evidence-Based Sentencing Initiatives to Control Crime and Reduce Costs

The use of cost-effective evidence-based practices to reduce offender recidivism, crime rates, and costs is explained.

Nevada Pretrial Risk Assessment Instrument (NPR) Documents

This collection of documents explains how the Nevada Pretrial Risk Assessment (NPR) was developed.

Live Webinar Event for the Release of NIC Publication "Veterans Treatment Courts: A Second Chance for Vets Who Have Lost Their Way [Webinar]

This webinar looks at judges, veterans advocates, and treatment professionals who work with vets that are in the criminal justice system.

Veterans Treatment Courts: A Second Chance for Vets Who Have Lost Their Way

This white paper is based on interviews of key players in jurisdictions where Veterans Treatment Courts have been operating with marked  success.               

Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts: The Policies and Procedures Guide

This policies and procedures manual describes the target population involved in dependency court, known as family Healing to Wellness Court.

Problem Solving Courts

This website provides access to general information and links to resources for problem solving courts, such as drug/DWI or veterans courts.

The Supreme Court and the Transformation of Juvenile Sentencing [and Accompanying Briefs]

This report addresses the issues facing courts and legislatures, and provides guidance based on the Supreme Court’s Eighth Amendment analysis.

Municipal Courts: An Effective Tool for Diverting People with Mental and Substance Use Disorders from the Criminal Justice System

This article explains how offenders with mental illness or substance abuse disorders making their first municipal court appearance can be diverted.

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