Table 2

Current Federal Problem-Solving Courts

DistrictCourt ProgramCourt Program Type
Central District of CaliforniaConviction and Sentencing Alternatives Program (CASA)Generic Alternative to Incarceration
Northern District of CaliforniaDiversion/Deferred Sentencing CourtGeneric Alternative to Incarceration
Southern District of CaliforniaAlternative to Prison Sentence Program (APS)Youthful Defendant Program
District of ConnecticutSupport CourtDrug Court
Central District of IllinoisPretrial Alternatives to Detention Initiative (PADI)Drug Court
Northern District of IllinoisSentencing Options that Achieve Results (SOAR)Generic Alternative to Incarceration
District of MassachusettsRISEGeneric Alternative to Incarceration
Eastern District of MissouriSAIL ProgramGeneric Alternative to Incarceration
District of New HampshireLASER DocketDrug Court
District of New JerseyPretrial Opportunity Program (POP)Drug Court
Eastern District of New YorkSpecial Options Service Program (SOS)Youthful Defendant Program
Pretrial Opportunity Program (POP)Drug Court
Southern District of New YorkYoung Adult Opportunity ProgramYouthful Defendant Program
Southern District of OhioSpecial Options Addressing Rehabilitation (SOAR)Youthful Defendant Program
District of Rhode IslandDeferred Sentencing ProgramGeneric Alternative to Incarceration
District of South CarolinaBRIDGE ProgramDrug Court
District of UtahUtah Alternatives to Conviction Track (U-ACT)Generic Alternative to Incarceration
Veterans CourtVeterans
District of VermontRutland Drug CourtDrug Court
  • Source: Adapted from the United States Sentencing Commission.34