RESTORING RELATIONSHIPS. REBUILDING COMMUNITY. RENEWING HOPE.

LEGAL SYSTEM

Court Diversion

OVERVIEW

Court Diversion is a restorative alternative to the court process. The state’s attorney may offer Diversion to adults or youth who are charged with committing a crime (or youth charged with being delinquent).

After successful completion of the program, the original charge is dismissed.

CONTACT INFORMATION

John Strout headshot

JOHN STROUT
Director of Court Diversion and Pretrial Services
(802) 798-2154 | jstrout@lrcvt.org

Rob Cary headshot

ROB CARY
Restorative Programs Coordinator
(802) 585-0337 | rcary@lrcvt.org

Heather Cyr

HEATHER CYR
Court Diversion Case Manager
(802) 798-2149 | hcyr@lrcvt.org

ANNE MORSE
Court Diversion & Victim Services Case Manager
802-798-2197 | amorse@lrcvt.org

The Lamoille Restorative Center is a model for the rest of the state and has been from the start.

— Joel Page, former Lamoille County state’s attorney and assistant judge