Intake Unit The intake unit completes risk/need assessments and completes pre-sentence investigations on adult clients to determine appropriate level of supervision and services to be provided.
Female UnitDFO has a team of agents specifically assigned to supervising women who are assessed as high risk. These agents are very active with gender-specific programming for their clients. There is also a specialized caseload of domestic violence team who manages a caseload of violent female clients.
Drug and Property UnitThe Alcohol/Other Drug/Property team supervised all clients assessed as high risk/ high needs for offenses ranging from DWI and all drug-related crimes to theft, damage to property, non-residential burglary, etc. This team is particularly active with the Crossroads/Odyssey Programs, which is a drug and alcohol abuse treatment program offered by corrections.
Domestic Violence UnitOur domestic violence team supervises all male and female clients on probation for domestic violence related offenses. Team members co-facilitate a weekly treatment group.
Please refer to the Client Resources page for more detail regarding the programming available to these specific client populations.
Sex Offender SupervisionAny individual on supervision for a sex offense is supervised by this unit. Agents refer clients to three local sex client treatment providers and other qualified treatment programs in the Twin Cities.