Alternatives to Incarceration (ATI) Programs
ESSEX COUNTY PRETRIAL SERVICES AND COMMUNITY SERVICES
Juliann T. Beatty, Director
7551 Court Street, PO Box 217
Elizabethtown, New York 12932
Essex County Probation Department
This program began operation in 1992. Agency services are primarily assessment, community service, probation, court ordered restrictions, field supervision, fine imposition/collection, intensive supervision, community supervision of offenders with sentences of intermittent incarceration and pretrial release services. This agency also refers clients for counseling, educational services, enhanced information service, housing assistance, job placement assistance, mediation, rehabilitation and residential services. Target populations are pretrial detainees and non-violent offenders.
ESSEX COUNTY PROBATION DEPARTMENT
Scott McDonald, Probation Director
7551 Court Street
PO Box 217
Elizabethtown, NY 12932
(518) 873-3651 FAX (518) 873-3649
This is an agency of county government. Agency services include the preparation of pre-sentence investigations and reports for the criminal courts and the supervision of criminals sentenced to probation. Investigation and supervision functions are also provided for criminals released from the jail by the Local Conditional Release Commission. Intake, investigation and supervision services are provided for Family Court. Many discretionary services for pretrial and alternative sentencing are also provided. This county probation department participates in PINS (Person In Need of Supervision) Adjustment services programming, coordinated by Scott McDonald.