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The mission of the Monroe Circuit Court Probation Department is to promote a safer community by intervening in the lives of offenders, holding them accountable, and serving as a catalyst for positive change.

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PROBATION NEWS:

  • REDUCING REVOCATIONS CHALLENGE PROJECT: Findings from Monroe County, Indiana, Final Report (June 30, 2021).   In May 2019, Arnold Ventures and the City University of New York Institute for State and Local Governance (ISLG)announced the launch of the Reducing Revocations Challenge, a national initiative dedicated to transforming probation supervision and reducing unnecessary failures that contribute to mass incarceration. Arnold Ventures funded research in ten jurisdictions across the United States to examine the drivers behind probation revocations. The challenge supported action research in the selected jurisdictions to better understand why revocations occur and how they can prevented. This is the final report for Monroe County, Indiana.  For additional information contact Dr. Miriam Northcutt Bohmert, Ph.D., at mirnorth@indiana.edu.

The Board also approved the revised Monroe County Criminal Justice Collaboration Plan.

  • Probation officers want juveniles to know they care-WRTV ABC News video   At the Monroe Circuit Court Probation Office, Juvenile Division, there is no "business as usual" these days. "Care packages" for youth, to let them know their probation officers care about their wellbeing are being delivered this week. Inside is a variety of items, including snacks, candy, playing cards, and brainteasers.

JDAI Care Bags  JDAI Care Packages

Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI) Presentation about Community Partnerships, Grant Funds, Data and Statistics.

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Linda Brady,
Chief Probation Officer
Curry Building
214 W 7th St
Suite 200
Bloomington, IN 47404
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  • Business: (812) 349-2645
  • Fax: (812) 349-2975
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  • Monday -Thursday
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Emergency calls taken 24
    hours through the
    Bloomington Police Dept,
    (812) 339-4477, 911,
    or Monroe Co. Sheriff's
    Office, (812) 349-2780.

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