Probation Units

Joe Saiz, Division Director

Riley Killingsworth - Program Manager
RJ Lopez - Program Manager
Lance Mezger - Program Manager
Candice Roundy - Program Manager

Juvenile Probation Services utilizes Diversion, Informal Supervision, and Formal Court processing to serve youth and families in our community.

  • Informal Supervision Unit (ISU):   Processes and evaluates youth committing low level misdemeanor offenses. First time offenders are generally seen by this unit.
  • Probation Assessment Unit (PAU):  Processes and evaluates youth not currently on probation status committing delinquent offenses. Generally, youth committing gross misdemeanors and felonies are assessed by this unit.
  • Compliance Units: Comprised of two teams responsible for the supervision of youth and completion of court orders. Youth in this unit are on court ordered supervision.
  • Gang Unit: Specialized unit providing supervision and services to identified gang members. This unit collaborates with the Regional Gang Unit.
  • Sexual Behavior Unit: Specialized unit providing specific assessment, services and supervision of youth referred for illegal sexual behavior.
  • CSYC/APYC Unit: Specialized unit responsible for the supervision of youth court ordered to China Springs / Aurora Pines Youth Camps.  These Officers, in conjuction with the Children's Cabinet, work to provide re-entry services for youth returning from CSYC/AP.
  • Behavioral Health Unit: Specialized unit providing assessment and supervision to youth in need of mental health services.

Probation Services contact number:  775-325-7801