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One Million Tickets Filed Electronically to Odyssey Courts

February 7, 2014 by Mary L. DePrez

On August 14, 2013, the trial court technology section of the Indiana Supreme Court’s Division of State Court Administration (Division) hit a major milestone when it filed its one millionth traffic ticket electronically in the state’s Odyssey court case management system.
During 2008, the first traffic case was “e-filed” in Odyssey in Monroe County without the [...]

Judicial Technology Oversight Committee

February 7, 2014 by Mary L. DePrez

Established by Public Law 284-2013, the Judicial Technology Oversight Committee (JTOC) held its inaugural meeting on September 13th at the offices of the Division of State Court Administration, which is charged with staffing the Committee. A second meeting was held on December 10th in the Indiana Government Center South Building.
Indiana Chief Justice Brent Dickson [...]

Using INcite to Collect & Connect Juvenile Data

October 28, 2013 by LaJuan Epperson , Lisa Thompson

Statistical Reporting
Statistics about juvenile delinquency cases are a key part of the annual Indiana Judicial Service Report and Indiana Probation Report. Published by the Indiana Supreme Court’s Division of State Court Administration (Division), the reports reflect detailed court-by-court data on judicial caseloads, general court finances and probation information. The case data is submitted to [...]

Gaining INcite into Tax Warrants

Gaining INcite into Tax Warrants

August 16, 2013 by Mary L. DePrez

Since 2007, when the Indiana Supreme Court made a commitment to bring modern technology to Indiana’s courts and the clerks who serve them, it has sponsored the development of more than twenty information sharing, custom applications in INcite, the court’s information technology extranet connecting over 20,000 registered users. One of these applications automated the burdensome [...]

Judicial Technology Oversight Committee

Judicial Technology Oversight Committee

June 24, 2013 by Mary L. DePrez

Leadership of the Indiana Judges Association worked with Indiana House Representative Greg Steuerwald (R-Danville) and other key legislators to secure passage of House Enrolled Act 1393 in the 2013 session of the Indiana General Assembly. Governor Mike Pence signed it into law on May 11.
The act restores funding, through a temporary increase, to the Division [...]

ICOR Revisited

June 24, 2013 by Jeffrey S. Wiese

Seven years ago, the Indiana Supreme Court’s Division of State Court Administration (Division) launched the Indiana Courts Online Reports system, and today the system is getting a fresh upgrade. This application, known as ICOR, was built to allow all reporting courts to complete and file electronically the required statistical reports directly into the application. [...]

Reclaiming Revenue: How Odyssey helps counties collect outstanding fines and court costs

Reclaiming Revenue: How Odyssey helps counties collect outstanding fines and court costs

May 6, 2013 by Mary L. DePrez

Each year, millions of dollars in fines and courts costs charged to defendants in Indiana’s courts go unpaid, often leaving courts and clerks with little recourse for collecting those debts. Some people simply forget that they got that speeding ticket; others cannot come up with the money to pay that fine on time; and [...]

If You Build It, They Will Use It

If You Build It, They Will Use It

December 20, 2012 by Editor

The Indiana Supreme Court Judicial Technology and Automation Committee (JTAC) has provided software to the state’s trial courts since 2005, when the first INcite application for commercial driver violation filings was launched. Since then, INcite has grown to include 16 web applications used by courts, clerks, probation offices, law enforcement, and other agencies.
JTAC’s ongoing [...]

JTAC Supports Odyssey Supervision Implementation in Clark County

JTAC Supports Odyssey Supervision Implementation in Clark County

September 17, 2012 by Henry Ford

In January of this year the four separate probation departments of Clark County, along with Community Corrections, became a new consolidated department as required by Indiana Rules of Court, Administrative Rule 18. The four Clark County Circuit Court Judges (Board of Judges) directed me as the newly hired Chief Probation Officer to improve service [...]

Watch it on YouTube: Indiana Electronic Risk Assessment System

Watch it on YouTube: Indiana Electronic Risk Assessment System

July 3, 2012 by Editor

Learn about Indiana’s electronic Risk Assessment System for juvenile and adult criminal offenders in two new videos on the Indiana Supreme Court’s YouTube channel: An overview of the system and a user testimonial by William Cunningham, Executive Director at Grant County Community Corrections.
youtube.com/incourts
Available as part of the INcite suite of web software, and developed by [...]

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