Michelle Olszowy, Commissioner
Kelli Blakeley, Deputy Commissioner
*COVID 19 UPDATE*
Regarding Adult Probation: Most adult probation services have returned to normal operations. However, anyone reporting to their Probation Officers will now have scheduled appointment times. The Cashier's window is open for in-person payments during normal building hours, Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. If you have any questions please contact your Probation Officer.
Other questions regarding Adult Probation matters may be directed to (716)858-8221 or to the Commissioner's Office at (716)858-8205.
Regarding Juvenile Probation: We will continue to offer JD and PINS Intake services in person. For JD Intakes, police agencies can scan and email appearance tickets and accompanying paperwork to the departments juvenile mailbox - firstname.lastname@example.org. Originals can be put in the mail. Contact Supervisor Tybor at (716)858-8046 with any questions.
For PINS cases, families can come to Appletree Business Park, 2875 Union Rd. Suite 356 Cheektowaga, NY 14227. The PINS office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For questions, call our PINS Information line at (716)858-8349.
Regarding Adolescent Offender matters: We have an officer present for all scheduled appearances in the Youth Part. All appearances in the Youth Part have resumed in person. Probation Officer Jessica Tiffany can be reached at 858-8971.
Other questions regarding Juvenile/Adolescent Offender matters may be directed to (716)858-8680 or to the Commissioner's Office at (716)858-8205.
The Probation Department provides adult and juvenile probation services to all Courts within Erie County. The department's mission is to ensure the safety of the residents of Erie County by providing community based supervision and rehabilitation through a multi-disciplinary approach to persons being convicted of a crime or adjudicated.