Wood County

Criminal Justice Coordinating Council

Start Date: 
1998
Description: 
The title of Wood County Criminal Justice Coordinating Council is the Wood County Criminal Justice Task Force.
Contact: 
Name: 
Gregory J. Potter
Job Title: 
Judge
Phone: 
(715) 421-8420
Address: 
Criminal Justice Task Force
400 Market Street
PO Box 8095
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495-8095
Alternative to Revocation Admission: 
No
Medication Assisted Treatment: 
No

Post-charge Diversion and Deferred Prosecution Program

Start Date: 
2017
Description: 
Wood County has a Drug Court. Post-plea diversion of misdemeanor and felony charges that relate to drug addiction and abuse that accompanies probation.
Contact: 
Name: 
Ryan McMillen
Job Title: 
Drug Court Coodinator
Phone: 
(715) 421-8785
Address: 
Wood County Human Services
2611 12th Street South
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
Alternative to Revocation Admission: 
No
Medication Assisted Treatment: 
No

Adult Drug Court

Start Date: 
2004
Description: 
Wood County Adult Drug Treatment Court is a cost-effective and efficient non-traditional judicial model, which is designed to assist drug addicted criminal offenders in breaking the cycle of drug use, through routine judicial appearances, intensive supervision, and team decision making, relying on evidence based principles in an effort to promote community safety. Judge Todd Wolf presides over court proceedings which are held every Monday at the Wood County Courthouse.
Risk Level: 
Moderate to high risk
Risk Assessment Tools: 
COMPAS (Correctional Offender Management Profiling for Alternative Sanctions)
RANT (Risk and Needs Triage)
Admission(s): 
Post-plea/pre-adjudication or conviction
Contact: 
Name: 
Janelle Kreuger
Job Title: 
Criminal Justice Coordinator
Phone: 
(715) 421-8780
Address: 
Wood County Adult Drug Treatment Court
PO Box 8095
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495
Alternative to Revocation Admission: 
Yes
Medication Assisted Treatment: 
Yes