Knox County Probation Department Summary

The mission of probation is to provide necessary services to the offender toward reducing criminal/delinquent behavior while balancing the needs and ensuring the safety of the community. Probation is a profession that requires fundamental knowledge of the law, sentencing alternatives, human services, and community protection.

The Probation Department also handles the Home Monitoring Program. Please contact Karlena Montgomery at 812-886-3413 for any questions regarding this program.

Our hours

  • Monday - Friday: 8am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
  • Every second Tuesday of each month: 4pm-6pm
  • Closed on most governmental holidays