Winnebago County Drug Court celebrates 30th graduation - – Rockford’s News Leader

Winnebago County Drug Court celebrates 30th graduation


Over 25 people graduated with a clean slate on Wednesday.

The Winnebago County Drug Court celebrated its 30th graduation ceremony. Drug court programs focus on helping non-violent offenders through recovery from drugs and alcohol. Return trips to jail are usually reduced for those that participate.

"I thank Drug Court for letting me be on Drug Court, because it's a gift to be on Drug Court, to start your life all over again, and that's where I'm at right now, starting my life all over again, clean this time around," graduate Dwight Hall said.

Rosecrance, Remedies, and Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities are all involved with the program.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WREX. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Trista Truesdale at (815) 335-7856. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at