Pretrial Services

Pretrial Services performs services in 2 divisions: investigative and supervisory. The following lists include specific duties of both divisions.

Investigative Division
  • Complete necessary Court paperwork
  • Evaluate compiled information and make recommendation for bond determination
  • Interview jail inmates
  • Process new pretrial referrals
  • Provide judges, commonwealth attorneys, and defense attorneys with completed investigations/recommendations
  • Review criminal histories
  • Verify inmate reported information
Supervision Division
  • Conduct substance abuse testing
  • Conduct weekly personal contacts with clients
  • Monitor client compliance with special conditions
  • Monitor weekly telephone contacts with clients
  • Prepare compliance and/or violation reports for Court
  • Review pretrial referrals