Sobriety Court addresses the unique problems faced by persons charged with DWI or other alcohol-related offenses in regaining a productive life in society.  Sobriety Court works on the same model as Drug Court and provides counseling, education and treatment opportunities to offenders, in the court's effort to return them to productive, alcohol-free lives.  Judge Richard Swartz conducts Sobriety Court.




Presiding Judge - Judge Richard Swartz

Covington - (985) 809-5315


Case Manager - Shannon Thornhill

Covington - (985) 809-0547


St. Tammany Parish

Justice Center

22nd Judicial District Court

701 N Columbia Street

Covington, LA 70433

(985) 809-5300

Washington Parish Courthouse

22nd Judicial District Court

909 Pearl Street

Franklinton, LA 70438

(985) 809-5300

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