COLUMBIA/MONTOUR COUNTIES
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE (DUI) SERVICES

  

COURT REPORTING NETWORK
The CRN is a uniform pre-screening evaluation procedure mandated for all DUI offenders to aid and support clinical
treatment recommendations offered to the judiciary, prior to sentencing (75 Pa.C.S. §3814(1); 3816(a)).
It is also used as a statistical tool for Pennsylvania.


The CRN (Court Reporting Network) Evaluation is required for all DUI offenders in the State of Pennsylvania.
The CRN evaluation is a pre-screening tool used to determine if you will be referred for a more Comprehensive Full DUI Assessment.
It is also used as a statistics collection tool for Pennsylvania.
The evaluation takes approximately 30 minutes.

The fee for the CRN is $75.00 due the day of your appointment, cash or money order only.
WE DO NOT ACCEPT CREDIT CARD OR PERSONAL CHECK.

The CRN evaluation for all Columbia and Montour County DUI offenders must be completed in Columbia County. No exceptions.

A CRN evaluation must be completed for every DUI offense you have been charged with.

You will be mailed a copy of your CRN evaluation results.

If you are recommended for further assessment, you will be provided scheduling information.

The CRN Evaluations are held at the following locations:

CMSU Bloomsburg Annex
(277 East 7th Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815);
If an emergency arises on the day of your appointment, call (570)387-6742.

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COMPREHENSIVE DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE (DUI) FULL ASSESSMENT
A Comprehensive DUI Full Assessment is a formal process that uses standardized and comprehensive instruments
to explore individual issues in-depth.
It evaluates not only the presence of a substance use disorder, but also its' extent and severity.

 

It is also statutorily (75 Pa.C.S.§3814(2)(i) (A), (B); (ii) (A), (B)). manded that a comprehensive drug and alcohol assessment
be completed if any of the following apply:

 

The results of the Court Reporting Network (CRN) Evaluation
typically determine whether a Comprehensive DUI Full Assessment
is required to be completed, although this does vary from county-to-county.

 

The Comprehensive DUI Full Assessments are held at the following locations:

CMSU Bloomsburg Annex
(277 East 7th Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815);
If an emergency arises on the day of your appointment, call (570)387-6742.

or the

CMSU Lewisburg Annex
(32 Whisper Creek Drive, Lewisburg, PA 17837)
If an emergency arises on the day of your appointment, call (570)524-9962.

 

They are held Saturday mornings, twice per month.

The cost for the assessment is $125.00,
due the day of your appointment,
cash or money order only.
WE DO NOT ACCEPT CREDIT CARD OR PERSONAL CHECK.

 

The results from the DUI Full Assessment are reported, the following week, to
the Probation Department and/or DUI Program associated with the county that the DUI originated in.

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DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE (DUI)
ALCOHOL HIGHWAY SAFETY SCHOOL (AHSS)


The DUI AHSS Class is a twelve hour educational class held over a full weekend:
• Saturday & Sunday
• 9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m., both days
• Both days of classes must be completed the same weekend or the entire weekend must be rescheduled

These classes are held at the:

CMSU Administrative Office Basement Conference Area

(Proper Social Distancing, Disinfecting and Mask Wearing are currently being required due to COVID-19).

Classes are scheduled two (2) weekends (or more as needed) per month.

Participants are scheduled on a first-come, first-serve basis.

The cost for the weekend is $175.00 due upon arrival on Saturday, cash or money order.
WE DO NOT ACCEPT CREDIT CARD OR PERSONAL CHECK.

There are Rules that must be followed throughout the course
or participants risk dismissal from the program and forfeiture of their enrollment fee.
DUI CLASS RULES

 

Upon completion of the classes, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion:

Certificate of Completion (example)

PARTICIPANTS SHOULD KEEP THE ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE AND STORE IN A SAFE PLACE.

Copies of the original certificate can be provided to the Court, etc.

PLEASE NOTE: Copies of the certificates are NOT kept on file at CMSU.

Completion of the classes is reported, the following week, to
the Probation Department and/or DUI Program associated with the county that the DUI originated in.

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MONEY ORDERS CAN BE ACQUIRED AT MANY DIFFERENT LOCATIONS,
INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

Local Post Office

Local Banks

Bloomsburg University Store

CVS

Most Local Gas Stations

Most Local Grocery Stores

Walmart

DO NOT ENDORSE OR SIGN THE BACK OF THE MONEY ORDER.
WRITE YOUR NAME ON THE "FROM" LINE OR PROVIDE YOUR SIGNATURE WHERE REQUESTED ON THE FRONT OF THE MONEY ORDER ONLY.

Money Order Should be Made Payable to: "CMSU DUI PROGRAM"
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To schedule DUI services,
please contact Jen Beaver or if not available, Mary Bogert at CMSU by calling (570)275-5422
between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (M-F).