Escambia County Drug Court honored

Published 4:41 pm Monday, November 7, 2011

Judge Sue Bell Cobb, center, presents award to Judge Brad Byrne in recognition of Escambia County Drug Court success.

The Escambia County Alabama Drug Court has been awarded the Chief Justice Sue Bell-Cobb award for exemplary service and commitment to Alabama’s Drug Court programs.

Judge Bradley Byrne was also awarded for his service and commitment to Alabama’s Drug Court programs.

The award was presented in October at the Community Corrections/CRO/Drug Court conference in Huntsville.

This is the second award of its nature given in the state of Alabama. The Escambia County Alabama Drug Court was chosen for the honor out of 63 drug courts in the state.