October 8 2021 General Division Order and Update

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Summit County Common Pleas Court General Division Plan for Addressing COVID-19 – Updated September 10, 2021

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Summit County Common Pleas Reentry Court Announces New Program MENTOR (Mentors Empowering Now to Overcome Recidivism)

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UPDATED EMERGENCY ORDER IN RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS – SEPTEMBER 10, 2021

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New Fee Application Process

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Felony Appointment Process

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MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Summit County Turning Point Program is to improve the overall quality of life in our community by providing effective court-supervision and enhanced treatment services for substance dependent felony offenders, in an effort to change their behaviors and reduce their risk to the community..

The Turning Point Program is a special court given the responsibility to handle cases involving drug-using/abusing, non-violent offenders, through immediate comprehensive supervision, drug testing, and treatment services, as well as immediate sanctions and incentives.

This Program brings the full weight and co-operative effort of all interveners, namely: judge, prosecutor, defense counsel, substance abuse treatment specialists, law enforcement, correctional personnel, educational and vocational experts, and other community persons, to bear, forcing the offender to deal with his or her substance abuse problems.

Program Description 2019
Participant Handbook 2019
Participant Agreement 2019