Community Service is a sanction the Court can impose as a condition of probation. The Court imposes this sanction as a form of restoration/reparation, and as an opportunity for rehabilitation. The Ross County Probation Department has developed an in-house Community Service program that affords offenders the opportunity to give back to the local community. Participants perform a specific number of court-ordered hours as a condition of probation using productive labor to apply principles of accountability and restitution.
The Ross County Probation Department has developed a network of governmental and non-profit organizations throughout the county that participate in the program, including but not limited to the following:
If you see a need for community service work in your area don’t hesitate to reach out to our department.
Community Service Coordinator, Dana Cousins – 740-775-0333 ext.116
Chief Probation Officer / Program Director, Jessica Williams – 740-775-0333 ext.115