Community Corrections Staff Recognized during Pretrial, Probation, and Parole Supervision Week

As part of the Sheriff’s Office Support Services Bureau, Alexandria Criminal Justice Services (ACJS) plays a critical role in the local criminal justice system by supervising offenders and defendants in the community on behalf of the court system, and providing the courts information on misdemeanant defendants during the arraignment and bond review process.

Page updated on Jul 27, 2020 at 12:03 PM

2020 Pretrial, Probation and Parole Supervision Week ProclamationEach year, Pretrial, Probation, and Parole Supervision Week highlights the valuable contributions that community corrections professionals, like those in ACJS, make to those they supervise and to the communities they serve.

During this year’s Pretrial, Probation, and Parole Supervision Week, which was held July 19 to 25, ACJS staff (below) enjoyed an appreciation breakfast, lunchtime cookout, gift exchange and other fun activities thanks to their commanders and colleagues.

At a group lunch, Sheriff Dana Lawhorne expressed his gratitude to the pretrial and local probation officers and support staff for their commitment and hard work in pursuing positive outcomes for those they supervise.

Governor Ralph Northam also issued a proclamation (at right) in recognition of Pretrial, Probation, and Parole Supervision Week.

2020 ACJS Staff Recognition