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 (5) years of the date of the offense.
- You have
NOT participated in a Diversion or Deferred Judgment Program for a similar offense within five (5) years of the date of 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.
MUST apply for the Criminal Deferred Judgment within thirty (30) days from your initial appearance for such a crime, and pay the $25.00 non-refundable application fee. Please make check payable to Municipal Court Clerk.
Conditions ordered if accepted may include but not limited to : Anger Management, Drug and Alcohol counseling and Community Service.
Application forms and detailed information sheets are available in the Municipal Court Clerk's Office or you may download and print the information sheet and application form here.