California Penal Code Title 10.6 - Community Conflict Resolution Programs

  • Section 14150.
    The Legislature hereby finds and declares:(a) Over the last 10 years, criminal case filings, including misdemeanor filings, have been increasing faster than any other type...
  • Section 14151.
    The district attorney may establish a community conflict resolution program pursuant to this title to provide alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services, such as mediation, arbitration,...
  • Section 14152.
    (a) The district attorney may refer cases involving conduct which could be charged as a misdemeanor to the community conflict resolution program. In determining whether...
  • Section 14153.
    Both the alleged victim and the person alleged to have committed the conduct shall knowingly and voluntarily consent to participate in the ADR process conducted...
  • Section 14154.
    In a county in which the district attorney has established a community conflict resolution program, the superior court may, with the consent of the district...
  • Section 14155.
    (a) If the alleged victim or the person alleged to have committed the conduct does not agree to participate in the community conflict resolution program...
  • Section 14156.
    It is the intent of the Legislature that neither this title nor any other provision of law be construed to preempt other precomplaint or pretrial...

Last modified: September 9, 2016