You may be eligible for consideration for the Criminal Deferred Judgment Program if:
You have not been convicted of such a crime, or a similar crime in this or any jurisdiction within five years of the date of the offense.
You have not participated in a Diversion or Deferred Judgment Program for a similar offense within five years of the date of the offense.
Animal Control (Chapter 6), Housing (Chapter 20), and Licensing violations (Chapters 3 and 4) may be considered for diversion on a case-by-case basis.
You must apply for the Criminal Deferred Judgment within thirty (30) days from your initial appearance for such a crime, and pay the $25 non-refundable application fee. Please make the check payable to the Municipal Court Clerk.
Conditions ordered if accepted may include but are not limited to:
Drug and Alcohol Counseling
Application forms and detailed information sheets are available in the Municipal Court Clerk's Office or you may download and print the application form (PDF).
Bring the completed form to:
Municipal Court Clerk's Office 455 N Main, 2nd Floor Wichita, KS 67202