Appendix Four: Sample Contract for ParticipationNo. ___________________________IN THE MATTER OF: § IN THE DISTRICT COURT§§ 386
JUDICIAL DISTRICT§____________________________ § BEXAR COUNTY, TEXASCROSSROADS COURT CONTRACT
I hereby request to be considered for the Crossroads Court Program. I understand that the opportunity toparticipate in this program is a privilege, not a right.I understand that any verbal or written statements made to the Crossroads team regarding the conduct givingrise to my inclusion in the Crossroads program can not be used against me in any court proceedings. However,any statements or admissions can be considered by the team in determining my treatment plan, phaseadvancements, sanctions, incentives and overall progress in the program. I also understand that it is importantfor me to be honest and forthcoming about my situation so that the Crossroads team may be better able to helpme. Knowing this, I hereby voluntarily admit that I did engage in conduct for which I could be formallyprosecuted: ______________________________________ ______ (
)I acknowledge that if I am accepted, the following will apply to me as long as I am a participant in the program:1.
I understand that if I am accepted as a participant in Crossroads Court, the Judge willorder that participation in the program is a condition of probation.
I must comply with therequirements of the program in addition to all other conditions of probation that are imposed by theJudge. Termination from Crossroads Court may result in the State requesting that my probation berevoked.2.
I represent that I have never been found True or placed under supervision of any type for anyviolent offense anywhere.
I will appear at all Crossroads Court Hearings as instructed by any member of the CrossroadsCourt Team
. The Team is comprised of representatives from the District Attorney’s Office, mydefense counsel, court staff, treatment providers, the Bexar County Juvenile Probation Department, andthe Crossroads Court Judge.4.
I understand that I may be required to provide urine
, breath or other
samples at any time while Iam in this program
Failure to provide a timely, valid sample will be considered a failed test forpurposes of phase advancement and may result in a sanction or termination from the program.5.
I understand that I may be required to complete a breathalyzer exam to determine alcoholor tobacco use.
Failure to provide a timely, valid sample will be considered a failed test forpurposes of phase advancement and may result in a sanction or termination from the program.