Diversion

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Traffic Pretrial Diversion

The Office of the District Attorney offers a Traffic Pretrial Diversion program that could reduce your moving violation ticket to a non-moving violation, possibly keeping the ticket from affecting your vehicle insurance. This program is open only to those who meet certain requirements. You would not be eligible to participate if, for example, you received...

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Human Sex Trafficking Diversion

Exit Strategy: Caddo Parish District Attorney’s Office Sex Industry Diversion Program The program is offered in conjunction with Purchased: Not for Sale, a program under the direction of the founder of HUB: Urban Ministries. The goal of Exit Strategy is to divert individuals with criminal charges related to the sex industry, i.e. Prostitution, out of...

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Pretrial Diversion

The purpose of the Caddo Parish District Attorney’s Pretrial Diversion Program is to allow first time, non-violent offenders an opportunity to participate in an intensive rehabilitative program in lieu of prosecution. This allows the offender a second chance to keep their record clean. This diversion results in benefits to the participant, the community, the prosecutor,...

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Juvenile Diversion

Volunteers for Youth Justice provides educational intervention and support to young people and their families who have been referred by area courts, school systems, and community agencies. For more information on the classes listed below, contact Shonda Houston-Dotie, Director of Youth Programs at (318) 425-4413, Ext. 104 or at shonda.houston@vyjla.org. Youth Programs: Stamp Out Shoplifting...

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