Criminal Justice Regional Strategic Plan

​AACOG 2020 Regional Strategic Plan


The purpose of the Strategic Plan is to identify and prioritize criminal justice needs and gaps in services in the areas of Criminal Justice System Improvements, Juvenile Justice System Improvements, Direct Victim Services, and Mental Health/ Substance Abuse Treatment. As stated in the 2020 Regional Strategic Plan Executive Summary and detailed in the 2020 Regional Strategic Plan Report, AACOG's 2020 regional priorities are as follows:

Juvenile Issues

Priority 1: Mental Health

Priority 2: Family Stability

Priority 3: Truancy

Priority 4: Improving School Climate
Priority 5: Adult life-skills

Law Enforcement

Priority 1: Personnel

Priority 2: Equipment

Priority 3: Training
Priority 4: Mental Health and Substance Abuse

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Prevention

Priority 1: Access to screening and referral to psychiatric and substance abuse services and therapy

Priority 2: Access to & Funding to Treatment & Prevention Programs for Substance Abuse & Mental Health

Priority 3: Access to & Funding for Technology Based Services

Victim Issues

Priority 1: Comprehensive Victim Support Services
Priority 2: Victim Advocacy
Priority 3: Accessible and Affordable
Priority 4: Restoration Services
Priority 5: Professional Development and Training

2020 Strategic Plan Needs Assessment Survey


The survey is now closed.


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