A Force for Positive Change

Our mission is to continually improve the quality of community life by enhancing public safety, by assisting victims with restoration and by offering the hope of a more productive lifestyle for offenders.

We Will Accomplish Our Mission by

  • Assessing offenders risk/needs in order to help guide Court decisions and to apply an appropriate level of services
  • Managing offender risk by enforcing Court orders, affording opportunities for pro-social change and expecting offenders to become law-abiding, productive citizens
  • Assisting victims through the criminal/juvenile justice process and restoring them both personally and financially
  • Working collaboratively with our community partners to provide evidence-based prevention and intervention services
  • Recognizing and rewarding staff achievement and providing professional opportunities for growth within our organization

Our Goals

  • Enhance community safety while holding all staff accountable to ensure compliance with the Department's mission, vision and values
  • Develop collaborative partnerships with community and county agencies
  • Implement proven and effective methodology to assess and change behavior of offenders through effective case management
  • Recruit, retain and reward quality staff

We Believe

  • In treating all people with dignity and respect
  • People can change and that probation services are a viable means to affect positive change
  • In promoting and maintaining a safe and healthy community
  • In the value of our collaborative relationships
  • Our staff is the means by which we accomplish our Mission
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