Probation Officer Resume

Work Experience

Seminole County Probation – Sanford, FL (January 2004 to Present)
Probation Officer

  • Investigate violations of probation and prepare reports while supervising misdemeanor adult offenders.
  • Build rapport with law enforcement agencies and community resources.
  • Testify in court and make appropriate recommendations.
  • Investigate criminal allegations and prepare Pre Sentencing Investigation and Dispositional reports, while supervising juveniles and adult offenders.
  • Recommend appropriate consequences and rehabilitation plans for offenders.
  • Prepare Intake Reports for the Probation Officer.
  • Interview Spanish and English Speaking Offenders.
  • Interpret English and Spanish when and where needed.
  • Interact with Local, State, and Nationwide Agency’s regarding confidential information.
  • Attend trainings to enhancing skills.

Judicial Correction Services/ Court Programs – Biloxi, MS (July 1994 to June 2004)
Probation Officer

  • Supervised case load of over 300 adult and juvenile defendants.
  • Ensured compliance with conditions of probation ordered by the court.
  • Held regular appointments with defendants and checked progress.
  • Monitored defendants progress of completion for mandatory court ordered programs.
  • Performed drug testing.
  • Performed GPS ankle monitoring.
  • Contacted defendants who missed their report date.
  • Prepared and administered paperwork for each defendant.
  • Prepared and administered paperwork for a violation of probation.
  • Presented reports and recommendations on defendants to the court.
  • Prepared files and evidence for court.
  • Collected court fines, restitution, and supervision fees.
  • Prepare Investigative Reports for the Court.

State of Michigan, Department of Corrections – Troy, MI (November 1984 to June 1994)
Probation Officer

  • Case management of approximately 100 adult offenders within the community in accordance with the department of correction’s policies and procedures.
  • Obtained and documenting the receipt of monthly verifications from offenders various program attendance (ie. substance abuse treatment, mental health treatment).
  • Prepared of Pre-Sentence Investigation Reports for court submission, which details a defendant’s criminal background and demographical information.
  • Completed of Court documents in a timely manner, such as Bench Warrants and Motions.
  • Ongoing rapport building with local law enforcement agencies, circuit court staff, and district court staff.
  • Conducted criminal background investigations via the Law Enforcement information network (LEIN).
  • Acted as court liaison while conducting violation of  probation hearings.
  • Created and updated records in the Offender Management Information Network (OMNI), to ensure the accuracy of probation records.
  • Completed annual training requirements.
  • Mentored new employees.


Masters of Science in Educational counseling – University of La Verne – La Verne, CA
Bachelor of Science in Family & Consumer Science – California State University