421 Madison, Suite 317
Phone: (313) 965-3414
Hours: 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
The Mission of the 36th District Court Probation
Department is to work toward the betterment of our community by
professionally carrying out the orders of the Court, which are designed
to protect the members of our community through punitive and rehabilitative
measures imposed on those who have disregarded the laws of our community.
Probation exists for the purpose of aiding in the
reduction of the incidence and impact of crime in the community.
The 36th District Court Probation Division is responsible for providing
community supervision to individuals who have been charged with
misdemeanor offenses within the City of Detroit. While under the
supervision of the Probation Division the misdemeanor offenders
are responsible for complying with all of the conditions imposed
by the Court. Probation Officers assist the offenders in complying
with the conditions imposed by the Court by making referrals to
the appropriate educational/job training program or treatment facility
as necessary. Referrals are made to other area ancillary services
as the need arises. Every effort is made by the Probation Officers
to assist offenders in complying with the conditions imposed by
the Court. However, if the offenders fall to comply with any of
the conditions imposed by the Court. The offenders are returned
to Court for a violation hearing. Violation of Probation can result
in any number of sanctions including incarceration.