Community Corrections Board

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Purpose:

The Jefferson County Corrections Board carries out the intent and purpose of the Intergovernmental Agreement, which became effective August 28, 1983. This agreement includes but is not exclusive of screening offenders for placement in community corrections, coordinating goals for local community corrections, monitoring offender progress and program compliance, and oversight of contractual responsibilities for community corrections programs in Jefferson County.

Duties:

  • Establishes policies and procedures for screening placements with facilities.
  • Recommends guidelines to the courts for “diversion” placements in community corrections facilities within the territorial limits.
  • Screens “transition” offenders referred from the Department of Corrections.
  • Provides oversight of local community corrections programs.