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Williamson County General Sessions DUI Court

Mission Statement

The mission of the Williamson County DUI Court is to enhance public safety through the reduction of DUI recidivism, thereby reducing the burden on community resources and fostering a healthier and safer life for the participants and their families by increasing treatment, supervision and accountability of the high risk impaired driver.

Who We Are

The Williamson County General Sessions DUI Court Team is comprised of individuals representing the various roles in the Criminal Justice system. Our team includes a General Sessions Court Judge, a Case Manager, a Court Coordinator, a Probation Officer, an Assistant District Attorney, an Assistant Public Defender, a private attorney, a therapy provider, a member of the community, and several local law enforcement officers.

What Our Graduates are Saying About the Program:

“This program is turning liabilities into assets in this community!”
“This team really cares for us, we are not just a number!”
“I usually stand before this court with remorse and fear, today I stand here with a heart of gratitude.”
“Now I have goals and dreams I didn’t have before. You have changed my life.”
It Works!

Specialized DUI Courts are a proven method to effectively address community struggles with multiple offenders. Studies show that multiple DUI offenders who complete a DUI Court program are 19 times less likely to re-offend.