Adult & Juvenile Probation

The Columbia/Montour Probation Offices operate together as part of the 26th Judicial District with office locations in both Columbia and Montour Counties.


The purpose of the Adult Probation Department is for the delivery of correctional programming into related community.

Adult Probation and Parole Office
Columbia County Courthouse
35 West Main Street, 3RD Floor
PO Box 380
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Voice: 570-389-5650
Fax: 570-389-6320
Hours of operation: Monday through Friday 8:00-4:30
(excluding holidays)

Chief Probation Officer – Donald Coleman

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Juvenile Probation Office
26 West First Street
PO Box 38
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Voice: 570-389-5684
Fax: 570-389-6327
Hours of operation: Monday through Friday 8:00-4:30
(excluding holidays)

Chief Probation Officer – Deputy Chief Holly Johnston

Columbia County Juvenile Probation Mission Statement:
To provide for children who have committed delinquent acts programs of supervision, care and rehabilitation which provide balanced attention to the protection of the community, the imposition of accountability for offenses committed and the development of competencies to enable children to become responsible and productive members of the community by employing evidence-based practices, with fidelity, at every stage of the juvenile justice process; collecting and analyzing the data necessary to measure the results of these efforts; and, with this knowledge, striving to continuously improve the quality of our decisions, services and programs.

Downloadable documents:
Expungement of Juvenile Records Notice
Youth Aid Panel Schedule
Youth Aid Panel Volunteer
Youth Aid Panel Summary


Adult and Juvenile Probation & Parole
Montour County Courthouse
253 Mill Street
Danville, PA 17821
Phone:  570-271-3030
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Chief Probation Officer – Deputy Chief Tara Zeidler

Mission Statement:
The Montour County Probation Office is committed to provide the highest quality of services and supervision possible to its clients and the community. The Montour County Probation Office believes that the community is best protected in the long run through the successful reintegration of the offender into the community. In the event that a client encounters difficulty in making positive adjustment, the Montour County Probation Office is committed to using available alternative resources prior to the recommitment of an offender; provided the offender does not pose a threat to the welfare of the community. It is to these ends that the probation office provides services to the offender and protection to the community.