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If you were court ordered to complete community service hours, please contact the community service officer at 724.614.1130 to schedule. It is your responsibility to ensure that your hours are completed before the maximum date of your supervision.


TO COMPLETE YOUR REQUIRED HOURS:
In general, the community service officer will work with you to schedule your required hours - especially if you are ARD status. If you have a non-profit organization for which you wish to complete your required hours, please download the "COMMUNITY SERVICE" packet below. Fill out and the second page and return it to the community service officer as soon as possible as your organization must be approved prior to you beginning to complete your hours.

MAIL TO:
Community Service Officer
Lawrence County Adult Probation
430 Court Street
New Castle, PA 16101

SCAN AND EMAIL TO:
apo@co.lawrence.pa.us


DOES EVERYONE HAVE TO DO LITTER PICK UP?
As per administrative order... Anyone arrested for a DUI in Lawrence County, PA is required to do at least 4 hours of Litter Pick Up per DUI. You are notified by mail of your scheduled Litter Pick Up date and given at least 2 weeks notice if possible. Enclosed with your Litter Pick Up notice will be directions and instructions. Litter Pick Up is a court ordered requirement and must be completed before the end of your supervision. Failure to report for Litter Pick Up will result in varying sanctions which are implied on a case-by-case basis beginning with an implementation of additional hours. Failure to  complete Litter Pick Up will result in your case being send up to the District Attorney's office for revocation and possible incarceration.

You may be excused from Litter Pick Up due to either physical or mental disabilities with proper documentation from your doctor. If you are 60 years of age or older, you will be excused from Litter Pick Up.

The Courts/Probation Officers have the ability to impose community service hours for any offender they feel could benefit from this requirement or as a sanction of consequence.