Coping with Stress: A Challenge of Today’s Probation Officers

Probation officers often experience a significant amount of job-related stress. How they deal with that stress is vital for the long-term success of any probation program. Stress-reduction strategies and department programs therefore serve as key components for ensuring the health …

The Importance of Probation for Achieving Community Safety

Prison overpopulation and the exploding costs of incarceration have become hot topic issues for most states. This has helped further the argument in favor of probation and parole being a critical component of the criminal justice system. Probation officers have …