Probation Director
J. Hancuch
Probation Director
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Our Mission: "To enhance public safety and facilitate offender change through Evidence Based and Restorative Practices."

Our Values:

  • Communication
  • Coordination
  • Collaboration

The Sherburne County Probation Department provides the Sherburne County 10th Judicial District Court with probation services and evidence based programming for juvenile, adult misdemeanant and gross misdemeanant offenders. Services include, but are not limited to, ongoing supervision of juvenile and adult offenders, completion of pre-dispositional reports, reference studies,   pre-sentence investigations, chemical use and domestic abuse assessments, as well as, violation and discharge reports. Additionally, the department completes bail studies on all felony level offenders and pursuant to state statute.

Furthermore, the department utilizes a variety of community based resources, coordinates community work service and provides electronic monitoring and random drug and alcohol testing. This department also provides an Intensive Supervision Program for repeat DWI offenders and a juvenile diversion program for select juvenile offenders. The juvenile diversion cases are referred to the department by the County Attorney.



Probation Contact:

Sherburne County Govt Center
ATTN: Probation
13880 Business Center Dr NW
Elk River, MN 55330-1692

Office Location & Hours

Phone: 763-765-4550
Fax: 763-765-4555