Problem-solving courts began in the 1990s to accommodate offenders with specific needs and problems that were not or could not be adequately addressed in traditional courts. Problem-solving courts seek to promote... More about Problem-Solving Courts »
The Indiana Judicial Center is pleased to announce the availability of grant funds to support certified veterans treatment courts established in accordance with IC 33-23-16. The application is open to operational courts and those in the planning stages. Please see the application for the funding guidelines and application requirements. The application due date is December 11, 2015, at 6:00 pm EST.
Indiana's drug court movement began in 1996 with two drug courts that hoped to mirror the successes of the Court Alcohol and Drug Programs. As the number of drug courts grew in Indiana, a subcommittee was formed to consider the possibility of developing a certification program for drug courts. In 2002, the Indiana General Assembly enacted drug court legislation. By 2003, drug court rules were adopted which provided a framework for certification of drug courts operating under... Read full report »