RESPECT
  • Maintaining the highest standard of Judicial Decorum: Treating all court personnel, attorneys, and citizens with respect 

  • Exercising patience and care with citizens who are seeking help from the Court

  • Collaborating with judicial officials and staff to efficiently serve the citizens of Durham

REHABILITATION

· Focusing on treatment opportunities for Drug and Mental Health 

· Utilizing judicial discretion to address root causes of crime and delinquency 

· Addressing the rise in violent crimes committed by juveniles 

REDEMPTION

· Attention to Re-entry Services and Specialty Courts

·Emphasizing Parent Education Programming 

· Working in partnership with Criminal Diversion Programs