The U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services System carries out probation and pretrial services functions in the U.S. district courts. Through its officers and other employees, the system works to make the criminal justice process effective and the public safe.
The system's mission reflects its dedication to serve the community, the courts, and the people who come before the courts. The system's Charter for Excellence states the shared professional identity, goals, and values of probation and pretrial services officers.
Act with integrity. Demonstrate commitment to and passion for our mission. Be effective stewards of public resources. Treat everyone with dignity and respect. Promote fairness in process and excellence in service to the courts and the community. Work together to foster a collegial environment. Be responsible and accountable.
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The U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services System carries out functions in the U.S. district courts. Through its officers and other employees, the system works to make the criminal justice process effective and the public safe.
Probation offices are located in 93 of the 94 federal judicial districts nationwide, which include the U.S. territories. (Probation services for the District of the Northern Mariana Islands are provided by the District of Guam.) The U.S. Probation Department for the Northern District of Indiana services 32 counties located on the northern 1/3 of Indiana, including the counties of: Lake, Porter, LaPorte, St. Joseph, Elkhart, LaGrange, Steuben, DeKalb, Noble, Kosciusko, Marshall, Starke, Newton, Jasper, Pulaski, Fulton, Whitley, Allen, Adams, Wells, Huntington, Wabash, White, Benton, Warren, Tippecanoe, Carroll, Cass, Miami, Grant, Blackford and Jay.
Color Of The Day: call 1-800-267-9881. Press 4, then press the appropriate testing office: 1=Hammond, 2=South Bend, 3=Fort Wayne, 4=Michigan City.