Juvenile Probation Officer Resume

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James Townsend

304 Providence Lane

Pasadena, CA91104



Objective Career minded Juvenile Probation Officer with years of experience skills and the ability to work independently or as a team seeking position with well-established organization.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Outstanding experience working with juvenile delinquents
  • Familiarity with juvenile delinquency and current methods of juvenile offender treatment
  • In-depth knowledge of probation and detention operations, and related statutes & codes
  • Sound knowledge of behavioral and social sciences, safety practices, human relations, techniques & methods
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite – Excel, Word and MS Access
  • Ability to think logically and act quickly in emergencies situations
  • Willingness to work on shifts, weekends, holidays, and overtime when required
  • Ability to accurately interpret laws, policies, and regulations
  • Great ability to identify abnormal and intimidating conditions & take appropriate action

Professional Experience:

Juvenile Probation Officer, August 2005 – Present

Columbia County, Pasadena, CA

  • Supervised employees, reviewed progress of work and evaluated performance.
  • Counseled wrongdoer and referred them to social community for support.
  • Formulated rehabilitation plan for each assigned offender or inmate.
  • Conducted follow-up interview with offender and inmate to ascertain progress made.
  • Determined nature of criminal record, and current social problems of inmates.
  • Reviewed and evaluated history and progress of inmates.

Juvenile Probation Officer, May 2000 – July 2005

Hennepin County, Pasadena, CA

  • Suggested conditional release and charge of offender and inmate.
  • Assisted offender and inmate with writs, and applications for social assistance.
  • Developed and prepared informational programs, for offender and inmate.
  • Prepared and maintained offender and inmate database.
  • Conducted pre-hearing or pre-sentencing investigations and testifies in court.
  • Compiled statistical reports maintained & protected confidentiality of data & documents to satisfy all legal requirements & department policy.


Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, Immaculata University, Immaculata, PA

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