Despite having one of the highest percentages of veteran residents in the state, Citrus County did not have a Veterans Treatment Court until November of 2016. The program involves a special court for veterans who have come into contact with the criminal justice system. The court takes into consideration the special circumstances for veterans and allows all charges to be dropped when completed. Read the full article.
For more information, or to apply to be a mentor, please contact Kelly Kell at 352-341-7035 or Kelly.Kell@citrusbocc.com.