Community Corrections works to address the characteristics of offenders that lead to recidivism. To that end, it works with
- Community groups
- Criminal justice system stakeholders
- Rice County Social Services
- Victim services agencies
- Youth service agencies
As a Community Corrections Act county, it serves juvenile and adult probationers as well as offenders who are released from Minnesota prisons. The department takes an evidence-based approach to supervision, focusing its efforts on high-risk offenders and those with the most critical needs.
Vision, mission & values
Its vision is a safe, stable and vibrant community advanced through collaboration with:
- Community leaders
- Criminal justice system and human services partners
- Members of the public
- Service providers
An interactive presentation depicting an individual's experience with probation in Rice County. Hosted by Rice County Community Corrections and the Community Corrections Advisory Board March 16, 2023. Video produced by Faribault Community Television.
Community Corrections develops and submits a biennial comprehensive plan, per the Minnesota Department of Corrections' expectations. Read Community Corrections' Comprehensive Plan for Rice County 2018-2019 to learn more.