Supervisory Authority manages the sentenced inmate population, moving offenders between jail and other custodial programs. Staff provides assessment of offenders placed under the control of the Supervisory Authority and makes recommendations to the jail staff for movement of offenders to alternative detention programs. Staff provides recommendations for post-prison supervision conditions of Local Control (SB1145)offenders via release plans. Staff also acts as liaison between alternative sanction programs, field service staff and the county jail. Supervisory Authority functions are outlined and required by ORS 423.478. Supervisory Authority is totally funded by Community Corrections funds.
· In conjunction with parole and probation officers as well as the county jail, manage the sentenced offender population serving jail or other custodial programs.
· Make evaluations and place offenders in jail or alternative incarceration programs.
· Move offenders between jail and programs.
· Assist in ensuring that the offenders posing the greatest risk to public safety remain in jail.
Contact: Abe Huntley, Director
510 NW 4th ST
Grants Pass, OR 97526
(541) 474-5165 x. 3713