We congratulate P.O. Felicia Finch recipient of NYSPOA's Presidential Distinguished Service Award. This award is a tribute to Probation Officer Finch's dedication, professionalism, and hard work. We thank her for her efforts on behalf of the young people we serve. JoinDOP we are hiring! Make a difference in your community and sign up for the probation officers exam.
DOP celebrated National Night Out the annual community-building initiative to bring community members and law enforcement officials together to build camaraderie.
The East New York NeON in partnership with Center for Community Alternatives, Good Shepherd Services, and Cypress Hills host the 6th Annual East New York Family and Youth Day on Friday, August 17th, at the Martin Luther King Park from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Arches Transformative Mentoring is a highly effective mentoring program that reduces recidivism and improves the outcomes of young people under probation supervision. The program focuses on high-risk young people ages 16 to 24 and is grounded in principles of positive youth development, and relies on a model of government-community partnership.
Youth WRAP is a weekend program for young adults on probation. The program engages teens and young adults ages 14 to 26 in meaningful, service-oriented work on Saturdays. WRAP members rehabilitate churches, plant trees, work in community gardens, and distribute food to those most in need.
The New York City Department of Probation (DOP) is helping to build stronger and safer communities by supervising people on probation and fostering opportunities for them to move out of the criminal justice system through meaningful education, employment, health services, family engagement, and community participation.
Rachel Barnard was appointed to DOP as a Public Artists in Residence (PAIR), which is a municipal residency program that embeds artists in city government to propose and implement creative solutions to pressing civic challenges. PAIR is based on the premise that artists are creative problem-solvers.
This is documentation processed by the Probation Department and granted by the Court to anyone who has been convicted in New York State Court of any number of misdemeanors and no more than one felony, and who has not been sentenced to more than one year imprisonment. It removes bars to employment due to the conviction but it does not seal the case.