It is the mission of the Henderson Municipal Court’s Veterans Treatment Court program to enhance public safety and to hold veterans accountable for their conduct while providing an avenue for rehabilitation through a comprehensive treatment approach that addresses issues related to their military service experiences that contributed to their commission of a crime.
- Non adversarial (focus on recovering and becoming a productive law abiding citizen)
- Veterans Administration Treatment coordinators
- Continuum of alcohol, drug and mental health treatment (PTSD and TBI)
- Alcohol and drug testing
- Veterans Mentors
- Frequent Status Check
- Veterans Treatment Court staff are primarily veterans to include the Public Defenders and the VA Justice Outreach Coordinator as well as volunteer mentors