Kenosha County

Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse (AODA) Treatment Information:

​If convicted of drunk or drugged driving, you will be statutorily required to undergo and comply with the findings of an Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse assessment. Kenosha County's AODA provider is the Hope Council. Below is the contact information for the Hope Council.

Designated Coordinator:

Guida Brown

Hope Council

5942 6th Avenue

Kenosha, WI 53140

262-658-8166

Fax: 262-658-8210

 

Assessment Facility Contact:

Yazlyn Perez

Hope Council

5942 6th Avenue

Kenosha, WI 53140

262-658-8166

Fax: 262-658-8210

 

After sentencing, the court will order you to complete the “Jail Information Packet” immediately and deposit it into the box by the Clerk of Court’s Office.

Huber & Work Release Rules & Information: 

A dedicated drunk driving or criminal defense attorney's work does not stop at sentencing. Atty. Skarie will assist you with preparing for and navigating the intricacies of Kenosha County's Huber (work release) and Electronic Monitoring programs.

  • Huber Packet: Before sentencing, a defendant wishing to participate in either the work release or electronic monitoring program should visit the Kenosha County Jail to pick up an application packet for the Huber & Work Release Programs. 

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  • Huber Release Hours: No exceptions to the (12) twelve hours per day unless via judicial authorization, and that includes travel time.  Regardless of what the inmate's schedule is prior, they must have it modified by their employer. 

  • Transfers: Evaluated on a case by case basis; mostly dependent on the approval of the receiving county. Must be ordered on the Judgment of Conviction. 

Kenosha County OWI Sentencing Guidelines: 

Wisconsin divides its counties into judicial districts. Kenosha County belongs to the 2nd Judicial District. Each region maintains OWI Sentencing Guidelines. It is prudent to frame sentencing arguments to the district's sentencing guidelines.  Please click the PDF link to view the 2nd Judicial District Sentencing Guidelines

Additional Information: 

For further information regarding Kenosha County, please contact Atty. Skarie. 

Disclaimer: 

The information provided solely for general informational purposes, is subject to change, and may not be up to date. Please contact Atty. Skarie or the appropriate agency to confirm the accuracy of the information provided. 

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