How It Helps

For Individuals:

  • Provides a safe place to sober up
  • Prevents a criminal record for first time offenders
  • Offers Peer counseling
  • Provides referrals for treatment

For City/County services:

  • Frees up police to return to their patrol to handle more serious offenses
  • Reduces crowding in jails and wait time for officers booking other offenders
  • Reduces utilization of Emergency Rooms
  • Saves booking costs: In 2016, there were 2,669 bookings for Public Intoxication for a total cost of $400,350

(BASED ON AN ESTIMATE OF $150 PER BOOKING)

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