The Westchester County Department of Probation is a law enforcement agency that annually handles cases involving more than 2,000 youth in the Family Court system and more than 11,000 adults in the criminal courts.
The goal is to promote public safety and at the same time hold offenders accountable for their actions. The department works closely with numerous criminal justice agencies, including the District Attorney’s Office, and many social services agencies.
Frequently Asked Questions
Not sure you understand the difference between probation and parole? Or, which offenses might elicit a probationary sentence? Go to our frequently asked questions page to find out. Learn more
Westchester Warrant Watch
The county offers rewards for information leading to the arrest of certain fugitives. Call 911 or the Department of Public Safety tip line at (800) 898-TIPS. All calls are confidential. Learn more
Victim Impact Panel
VIP is an awareness program for offenders convicted of a misdemeanor for driving under the influence of alcohol or other drugs. Learn more