Tag: Drugs

Lawrence County Dedicated to Improving Lives of Probationers

Lawrence County Dedicated to Improving Lives of Probationers

Lawrence County was recently recognized by the Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections (DRC) for its outstanding intensive-supervision probation programs.   On average, 40 percent of people on probation will eventually end up in jail in Ohio. In Lawrence County, only 28 percent of probationers (as defined by chapter 2951 of […]

A Muskingum County Court Targets Crime By Offering Addicts Redemption

A Muskingum County Court Targets Crime By Offering Addicts Redemption

Jeff Stevens got caught shoplifting to get drug money. His addiction began when he dropped out of school and began experimenting with drugs and getting into trouble. Stevens started out with marijuana, but then he started taking pills. When taking pills orally no longer satisfied […]