First Judicial District Court
Adult Drug & Treatment Courts
The First Judicial District Court operates an Adult Drug Court, an Adult Treatment Court and a Pre-Trial Services Program.
Adult Drug Court is an intensive, court-supervised, substance-abuse treatment program that defendants can be ordered to successfully complete as a condition of their probation. The Adult Treatment Court is also an intensive, court-supervised treatment program that addresses both substance abuse and mental health issues. The programs are a minimum of nine- to twelve-months in length, and are designed to treat a participant’s drug or alcohol addiction and mental health condition, and to supervise and monitor a participant’s compliance with the programs’ requirements, including drug and alcohol testing, individual or group counseling, education, employment and community service.
First Judicial District – Santa Fe County Drug Court
Pre-Trial Services Program
The Pre-Trial Services Program provides services and supervision to defendants while they are on conditions of release pending the outcome of their criminal cases.