Probation, Parole and Community Supervision Officers Week
WHEREAS, community corrections is an essential part of the criminal justice system; and
WHEREAS, North Dakota’s probation, parole and community supervision officers uphold the law with dignity, while recognizing the right of the public to be protected from criminal activity; and
WHEREAS, community corrections professionals work in partnership with agencies and organizations to promote prevention, intervention and advocacy, and provide services, support and protection for victims; and
WHEREAS, North Dakotans are encouraged to recognize probation, parole and community supervision officers for their dedication and contributions to community and restorative justice.
NOW, THEREFORE, as Governor of the State of North Dakota, I do hereby proclaim July 21-27, 2013, PROBATION, PAROLE AND COMMUNITY SUPERVISION OFFICERS WEEK in the state of North Dakota.