Probation Department


The Probation Department oversees defendants sentenced to probation supervision. The department is also responsible for Pre-sentence Investigations and Substance Abuse Screening and Assessments of defendants referred by the judges of the 23rd District Court.

Probation Department Staff

Director of Probation & Downriver Regional DWI Court Coordinator:  Steve DeSmet,, 734-374-2747

Probation Officer:  Shannon Bowman,, 734-374-1368

Probation Officer:  Emily Teceno,, 734-374-1325

Probation Officer:  Matt Keyes,, 734-374-1353

Probation Officer:  Madison Pecnik,, 734-374-1323

Probation Department Clerk’s office:  734-374-1326

RDWI Court Clerk and Case Manager:  Amy Maudlin,, 734-374-1324

Probation reminders

  • Immediately report any changes of address or telephone number to your probation officer directly
  • Report on time - as scheduled. A missed appointment is a violation
  • Strictly adhere to all of your probation terms
  • Obey all laws of this State or any subdivision of the State 
  • Proper attire required for probation appointments 
  • Random drug tests will not be rescheduled