Probation Department:
The 35th District Court employs three full-time Probation Officers and two part-time Probation Officers. In addition, the court often staffs interns. The department conducts approximately 1,700 interviews a year and supervises approximately 1,110 offenders each month.

The goals of the department include:
  • Community safety
  • Rehabilitation
  • Defendant accountability
The Department is comprised of three divisions:
  • Adult Probation
  • Juvenile Probation
  • Sobriety court Probation
The Primary responsibility of the probation officers include:
  • Assessing defendant's needs
  • Referring the defendant to the appropriate agency(s) for rehabilitation and/or screening.
  • Monitoring the offender's compliance
  • Sentencing recommendation to the judges
  • Supervision of jail, tether, work detail, community service, sobriety court and teen Court.
Our probation officers posses a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university. In addition, some officers possess national certifications in Criminal Justice work.
Contact information: Division Fax Number: (734)781-0127
Sandra Grattan Adult sgrattan@35thdistrictcourt.org
James Hand Sobriety Court jhand@35thdistrictcourt.org
Duggan Lacey Adult dlacey@35thdistrictcourt.org
Steve Levitan Adult/Juvenile slevitan@35thdistrictcourt.org
Jennifer Thal Adult jthal@35thdistrictcourt.org

 

Specialty Courts: Address
Juvenile Court
juvenilecourt@35thdistrictcourt.org
Sobriety Court
sobrietycourt@35thdistrictcourt.org