Term Adult Diversion
Code FF-0500.1800-050
Definition Community-based programs that provide individual and group counseling, educational services or other prescribed social services for adults who have been arrested for an offense such as drunkenness, domestic violence, drug crimes, traffic violations or purchase of sexual services and directed to participate in a corrective program in lieu of prosecution or, in some cases, sentencing for the offense.
Created 3/10/92
Changed 6/3/19
Use References John Schools
Sex Buyer Accountability Programs
Sex Purchaser Accountability Programs
See Also References DUI Offender Programs (RX-1750)
Jail Diversion Programs for Mentally Ill Offenders (FF-0500.1800-300)
Traffic School (JR-8200.8500-850)
External Classification Terms Alternative Sentencing/Supervision (NPC I03.03)
Legal, Consumer and Public Safety Services (AIRS LE-450)
Legal/Public Safety (CAN LP-450)
Pre-Trial Intervention (UW
Rehabilitation Services for Offenders (NTE I40)
Related Concepts
Facet Service
Bibliographic References

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