The Kane County Drug Court commenced in January 2013. The Drug Court is comprised of team members from the Kane County Attorney’s Office, Kane County Public Defender’s Office, the 6th District Court, Local Drug Treatment Providers, and the Kane County Sheriff’s Office.
The Kane County Drug Court is committed to increasing public safety and enhancing participant and community well-being by supporting the sobriety, rehabilitation from criminal activity, and long term recovery efforts of its drug and alcohol dependent participants. This is accomplished through a comprehensive multi-disciplinary approach where the court, prosecution, defense counsel, probation and treatment team work together to provide improved outcomes.
This manual provides a general framework of the common principles, policies, standards and practices of the Kane County Drug Court, including participant eligibility criteria and Drug Court Phase descriptions.