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Washington County

Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse (AODA) Treatment Information: 

If you are convicted of a drunk driving offense you will be statutorily required to undergo and comply with the findings of an Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse assessment. Washington County's AODA assessment provider is Waukesha County Human Services Department. Contact information for Washington County Human Services Department is provided below. 

Designated Coordinator:

Jackie Moglowsky, Behavioral Health Manager

Washington County Human Services Department

333 East Washington Street W., Suite 2100

West Bend, WI 53095-2585

262-335-4825

Fax: 262-335-6827

 

Assessment Facility Contact:

Mary Simon

Elevate, Inc.

W169N21005 Meadow Lane

Jackson, WI 53037

262-677-2249

Fax: 262-677-2124

 

Assessment Charge:

$265.00 Assessment Fee

$130.00 Amend Driver Safety Plan

$130.00 Reinstatement Fee

$130.00 Extend Driver Safety Plan

Huber & Work Release Rules & Information: 

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

 

Please click the PDF Link to view the Washington County Huber Rules.

  • 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 inmates 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.

  • Electronic Monitoring: Case by case determination, $26 per day. Do not need landline, just cellular device. Paperwork can be picked up ahead of time at the jail office (same as with Huber). Typical turnaround is a couple days on a 2nd offense.  3rd Offense OWI plus the defendant is required to sit until half of their time is served.

Washington County OWI Sentencing Guidelines: 

Counties in Wisconsin are divided into judicial districts. Washington County belongs to the 3rd Judicial District. Each district maintains OWI Sentencing Guidelines. Sentencing arguments in drunk driving cases are made with consideration to the district's sentencing guidelines. Please click the PDF link to view the 3rd Judicial District Sentencing Guidelines

Additional Information

For additional information regarding Washington 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.