Peterlee Probation Office

The Peterlee Probation Office serves the community by providing supervision and support to offenders in the area. Located in County Durham, the Peterlee Probation Office is dedicated to reducing reoffending by working closely with individuals on probation. The office covers several surrounding areas, ensuring that comprehensive probation services are accessible to those in need. The Peterlee Probation Office is an integral part of the local criminal justice system, working collaboratively with other agencies to maintain public safety and support rehabilitation efforts.

Peterlee Probation Office Building

Peterlee Probation Office Contact Details

Peterlee Probation Office Address:

  • Address: Holm Hill Lane, Peterlee, County Durham, SR8 4AX

Peterlee Probation Office Telephone Number:

  • Phone: 0191 518 4500

Peterlee Probation Office Opening Times, Parking, and Further Information

The Peterlee Probation Office is open Monday to Friday, providing services during standard working hours. It is advisable to contact the office directly to confirm specific opening times or to schedule an appointment.

Opening Times:

  • Monday to Friday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Closed on weekends and public holidays

Parking Information:

  • There is limited parking available on-site for visitors. Additional public parking is available nearby.

Getting There:

  • The office is accessible by public transport, with several bus routes stopping close to Holm Hill Lane. It is also conveniently located for those traveling by car from within County Durham and the surrounding regions.

What Areas Do Peterlee Probation Office Cover

The Peterlee Probation Office covers a broad area within County Durham. This includes not only Peterlee itself but also surrounding towns and communities. Services are provided to individuals residing in:

  • Horden
  • Easington
  • Seaham
  • Blackhall Colliery
  • Wingate
  • Shotton Colliery
  • Haswell
  • Castle Eden

Problems, Complaints, and Prison Recalls

If you experience any issues or have complaints about the services provided by the Peterlee Probation Office, there are several ways to seek assistance:

  • Emergency Contacts:

    • In case of an emergency, always dial 999.
    • For urgent concerns outside of office hours, you may contact local law enforcement or other emergency services.
  • How to Complain:

    • Complaints can be addressed by contacting the Peterlee Probation Office directly via telephone or in writing. They will guide you through the complaints process and ensure your concerns are handled appropriately.
  • Prison Recalls:

    • If an individual under supervision has been recalled to prison, immediate notification to the probation officer in charge is crucial. They will provide the necessary information and support regarding the recall process.

What Region is the Peterlee Probation Office

The Peterlee Probation Office falls under the North East region. The North East region is managed by Director Bronwen Elphick.

For more information about other probation offices throughout the UK, see our full UK probation offices list here.