What Type of Cases Qualify

The following types of cases qualify for assistance:
  • All felonies
  • All misdemeanors
  • Summary offenses where there is a substantial likelihood that a jail sentence will be imposed.  For example, Driving Under Suspension – Habitual Offender or Driving Under Suspension – DUI Related 
  • Juvenile Matters
  • Indirect Criminal Contempt for non-payment of support where the defendant is incarcerated
  • Indirect Criminal Contempt for violations of Protection From Abuse Orders
  • Probation and Parole violation 
  • Post-Conviction Motions, Post-Conviction Relief Act Petitions and Appeals 
  • Participation in Treatment Courts (Drug, Mental Health, Recovery, Veteran)