drug treatment and testing order


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drug treatment and testing order

a non-custodial sentence that allows the court (with the offender's consent) to order the offender to undergo treatment, including mandatory testing, in cases of drug misuse.
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"You have co-operated with a drug treatment and testing order in the past, but that didn't prevent you from lapsing again."
Instead, after hearing that James Simon Wilkins is actually doing well under a drug treatment and testing order, a Judge at Warwick Crown Court gave him a community order.
Giles pleaded guilty to attempted robbery and was given an 18-month drug treatment and testing order at Coventry Crown Court on June 10.
The Drug Treatment and Testing Order is an effective sentence.
A DRUG addict who burgled his own grandmother's house has been put on a drug treatment and testing order.
The figures showed that last year more than 50 per cent of those convicted of possessing heroin were fined but fewer than three per cent were given a drug treatment and testing order (DTTO).
Mark Turner, aged 27, of Yardley Street, Hillfields, Coventry, was given a 12 month drug treatment and testing order after pleading guilty to two counts of supplying heroin.
The Drug Treatment and Testing Order is an effective sentence that can really make a difference.
He was sentenced to 12 months on a drug treatment and testing order programme.
Prison failed to reform unemployed John Nimmo, but probation officers believe he could be the first of many criminals "cured" by a Drug Treatment and Testing Order, being piloted in three areas under the Crime and Disorder Act.