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SCCIP Court at CitySquare

Second Chance Community Improvement Program

Mission

SCCIP transforms participants' lives and behavior through exposure, support, responsibility  accountability and empowerment.

Requirements

SCCIP graduates work hard, meeting rigorous requirements to complete the program and have their cases dismissed and expunged. 

Get in Touch

Get in touch with us by emailing Molita Strong at mstrong@CitySquare.org or submitting a contact form using the below link.

Our Goals

Improve participants’ lives through particularized strategies of building support systems and coping skills, and providing services that aid the participant in making better choices.

 

Forge and strengthen partnership between law enforcement and the community.

Increase public trust in the court system.

Improve quality of life and public safety in the court’s catchment areas: 75215, 75210, 75223 zip codes.  

Watch a recent graduation below:

Program Requirements

9-18 month pre-trial community court for felony and misdemeanor offenses

 

Target Population:

  • 17-30 year olds

  • Non-violent Offenders

  • Drug/Drug Related offenses: e.g. possession, manufacturing, delivery Drugs, Theft, Evading Arrest, among other offenses

 

Expectations:

  • Submit to social services assessments

  • Attend weekly court hearings

  • Abide by Court Orders

  • Drug Testing

  • Education

  • Job Skills Training

  • Counseling

  • Making and Attending Medical and/or Mental Health appointments

  • Community Service, etc.

Result: Upon successful completion of the program, participants pending cases are dismissed and expunged.

 

THE

TEAM

The Honorable Stephanie Mitchell, 291st Court

Paul BlockerFirst Assistant Public Defender, Dallas County

Audrey GarnettAssistant District Attorney, Dallas County

Yulise WatersDirector of Dallas Programs, Lone Star Justice Alliance

Senior Corporal Justin Hellenguard #8458, Dallas Police Department

Molita StrongCase Manager, CitySquare

Reverend Gerald Britt, Vice President of External Affairs, CitySquare

SCCIP Court is located at CitySquare. The SCCIP team works diligently to keep young adults in our communities out of the system and to provide the resources necessary to help them realize their potential. 

Contact us here to find out if you qualify for the program. 

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