Pretrial Services

Pretrial Services provides judicial officers with crucial defendant background information so that they can make more informed release decisions. Also, supervision is available for qualified individuals awaiting trial. Pretrial services offers:

  • Alcohol and drug testing
  • Anger management
  • Bond hearing investigation reports
  • Criminal history background checks
  • Criminal history record checks
  • Defendant interview
  • Employment and education assistance
  • Follow-up criminal record checks
  • Identification of wanted persons
  • Intensive supervision
  • Jail-based screening and investigations
  • Other programs and services as needed or ordered
  • Pretrial screening of potential Drug Court Treatment Program candidates
  • Reference checks
  • Reports and recommendations to the courts
  • Risk assessment
  • Specialized programs and services
  • Substance abuse education
  • Substance abuse treatment
  • Verification of community ties

For more information, contact the Criminal Justice Agency by email or call 757-926-6960