The Lake County Opioid Initiative (LCOI) and its pre-arrest diversion program, A Way Out is making a difference for people, saving lives and improving the system. As the Presiding Judge of Lake County Speciality Courts–including Drug Treatment Court–this ground breaking law enforcement program is of keen interest. As part of the 19th Judicial Circuit’s public information programming,  I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Lake County State’s Attorney Mike Nerheim and Mundelein Police Chief Eric Guenther to discuss the program.

Excerpt from “Your Courthouse At Work” Episode 8/2017

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Read More about the Lake County Opioid Initiative and this program:

Program Overview

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