COUNTY OF ALBEMARLE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS
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|Board/Commission Name||Jefferson Area Community Criminal Justice Board|
|Introduction/Overview/Duties||See Code of Virginia Section 53.1-183.
Provide for the purchase, development and operation of community programs, services and facilities for use by the courts in diverting offenders from local correctional facility placements.
Assist community agencies and organizations in establishing and modifying programs and services for offenders on the basis of an objective assessment of the community's needs and resources.
Evaluate and monitor community programs, services and facilities to determine their impact on offenders.
Develop and amend the community corrections plan in accordance with guidelines and standards set forth by the Department of Criminal Justice Services for approval by participating local governing bodies, and
Do all things necessary or convenient to carry out the responsibilities expressly given in this article.
|Length of Term||Terms shall be for three (3) years. No person shall serve more than 2 consecutive terms unless no other person meets the criteria for that position. Once Term I expires, Term II is automatic.|
|Frequency/Times for Meetings||Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of every other month (January, March, May, July, September and November) at 5:00 p.m. at the Thomas Jefferson Planning District. All meetings are open to the public.|
|Membership||19 members, one from each of the nine localities (Albemarle, Fluvanna, Goochland, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Nelson and Orange counties, and the City of Charlottesville), plus one representative from each of the groups mandated by state legislation (a judge of the general district court, a judge of the circuit court, a judge of the juvenile and domestic relations court, a chief magistrate, a chief of police or a sheriff, a jail administrator or sheriff, a public defender or local attorney specializing in criminal cases, a commonwealth's attorney, a representative of local education, and a representative of the community services board).|
|Qualifications||No information available at this time|
|County Members/Term Expiration||Lieutenant Todd Hopwood- Term I Expires 06/30/2018|
|Web site for more information||N/A|
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