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Hours & Contact Information
Adult Probation & Parole Department

Adult Probation & Parole Department General Hours of Operation

8:00am ‑ 4:30pm, Monday ‑ Friday.

The Adult Probation & Parole Department is closed all major holidays and/or as directed by the President Judge of the Court of Common Pleas.

Inclement Weather Policy

In the event of a snow emergency, the Adult Probation and Parole Department will follow the direction of the President Judge during normal Courthouse hours.

If the weather requires that the Alcohol Safe Driving School and/or Retail Theft classes be cancelled, please call (610) 782-3663. Call after 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and after 7:00 a.m. on Saturday.

Adult Probation Contact Information

General Questions
Phone: (610) 782-3933
Fax: (610) 871‑2784
Email: Adult Probation & Parole Department Email
Criminal Court Division Contact Information
Adult Probation & Parole Department Location & Mailing Address:
Adult Probation & Parole Department
Lehigh County Courthouse
455 West Hamilton Street, Room G09
Allentown, PA 18101
Adult Probation & Parole Staff
Staff MemberTitlePhone
Mark D. SurovyChief Probation Officer(610) 782‑3378
Pamela S. ShefferDeputy Chief Probation Officer(610) 782‑3569
Cori Doughty Supervisor: Electronic Monitoring, Intermediate Punishment and SPORE units (610) 782‑3367
Supervisor: Intake, Monitoring and Abeyance units(610) 782‑3670
Kristin BerkeSupervisor: Investigation (PSI and Pre-Parole) unit (610) 782‑3561
Shane Schmeckenbecker Supervisor: Intensive Unit (610) 782‑3409
Benjamin Moyer Supervisor: General Supervision Unit (610) 782‑3334
Lori E. MarreroCourt Operations Officer(610) 782‑3410
Sandra D. FarkasOffice Supervisor(610) 782‑3560
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