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Monday, July 25, 2016
National Probation/Parole Officer Week
week Probation and Parole Officers across the country were recognized for the
hard work they put in every single day. They are on the frontlines and they
handle heavy caseloads. Currently our PPO's have an average caseload of 110 per
They do important work that too often goes unrecognized. They contribute to the safety of our cities and towns by supervising offenders returning to our communities. 96% of the inmates in our custody will be returning to our communities.
PPO's are a positive force of change in their communities. They help offenders become productive law abiding citizen through treatment, education and employment.
Thank you to all of our Probation/Parole Officers for making a difference!