Strengthening Our Communities by Engaging Youth and Families
This is the official page for the Harris County Juvenile Probation Department. This page is administered by the Office of Public Affairs. Call 713-222-4100 for more information.
Our Mission Statement:
The Harris County Juvenile Probation Department is committed to the protection of the public, utilizing intervention strategies that are community-based, family-oriented and least restrictive while emphasizing responsibility and accountability of both parent and child.
Our Core Values:
We value the belief that everyone is to be treated with dignity and respect.
We value the belief that each person has innate worth, dignity, and the capacity for positive change.
We value services that are ethical, effective, and culturally competent.
We value and promote a positive image of the department, employees, and our role within the community.
We value an environment that promotes initiative, productivity, teamwork, and professional growth.
We value an atmosphere which stresses tolerance and is free of discrimination.
We value developing collaborative efforts with judicial, legislative, and community partners.