Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative
Juvenile Detention Standards
Juvenile Standard Probation
Juvenile Intensive Probation
Juvenile Probation Dept. Contacts
The Operations and Budget Unit oversees the staffing needs for juvenile probation and juvenile intensive probation around the state and is tasked with allocating resources for effective community supervision. Additionally, the unit conducts operational reviews for both detention centers and juvenile probation departments around the state, the scope of which include diversion, standard probation and intensive probation. The operational review process ensures compliance with relevant administrative orders, codes, standards, court rules and statutes that relate to detention, juvenile probation and community supervision in the state. The Operations and Budget unit has been folding into their processes the constant evaluation of code, rule and statute to ensure they align with Evidenced Based Practices for juvenile community supervision.  
Please contact the following staff for further information:    
Unit Manager: Chris Varner (602) 452-3521  
JDAI/ Detention Operational Reviews: Jenn Ortiz (602) 452-3635  
Juvenile Detention Standards: Mark Koch (602) 452-3529  
Juvenile Supervised Probation / Probation Operational Reviews: Fran DeWalt
Yvonne Plascencia
(602) 452-3219
(602) 452-3446