COVID-19 Resources

The Criminal Justice Coordinating Council is not requiring or endorsing any of these practices. We are providing them as options to for agencies to consider as they navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. The CJCC has not evaluated any of these recommendations. You should review them within your agency and consult your own resources – including your city attorney or corporation counsel – before you implement them.

General COVID-19 Information : Resources and information from the Wisconsin Department of Health : Information from the Wisconsin Court System. Includes Wisconsin Supreme Court Orders regarding the pandemic. : Resources and information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) : Resources from the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) : Resources from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) : Resources from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) : Resources from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) : A joint effort between the White House, CDC, and SAMHSA

Treatment Court COVID-19 Information : Resources from the National Association of Drug Court Professionals. Includes information on how programs can alter their policies and procedures and provide support for their clients during this time. : Resources from the American Probation and Parole Association. Includes information and best practices on remote supervision. : Resources from the National Center for State Courts. Includes information on how courts are handling the crisis across the county and the "Peparing for a Pandemic" Judicial Benchbook. : Resources from Center for Court Innovation : Resources from the Tribal Law and Policy Institute : Resources from the American Society of Addiction Medicine. Includes resources for Treatment providers and on medication-assisted treatment. : Lifeline program which provides wireless phone services for those receiving government benefits such as SNAP, Medicaid, SSI, and housing assistance. : Additional information on the lifeline program.

Diversion Program Resources : National Association of Pretrial Services Agencies : Recorded webinar hosted by DOJ on 5.7.2020 regarding diversion programs and COVID-19.