Michigan Swift and Sure
“It really was the structure of the program that really helped me to finally change my life around. The life I live today is so different. I needed that last chance to prove myself to everybody.”— SSSPP Graduate
Field Days Podcast
The Swift and Sure Sanctions Probation Program (SSSPP) is a program that targets high risk felony probationers and is aimed at returning them to a productive lifestyle. SSSPP strives to reduce the number of probation violations by providing certain and consistent rules and sanctions for the probationer that are administered immediately within 72 hours of detainment.
In part one, Thomas Myers, a management analyst for the problem-solving courts team, provides an overview of the State Court Administrative Office involvement in the program.
In part two, program coordinator Samantha Rice, 29th Circuit Court Judge Michelle Rick, and probation agent Heidi McMurphy share the success of the Swift and Sure Sanctions Program.