Our over-riding aim is to reduce reoffending and protect the public.
Our staff supervise around 25,000 offenders at any one time, across 620 square miles of the capital’s 33 boroughs covering a population of 8.6 million people.
Our role is to reduce reoffending and make London safer. Together with other criminal justice agencies, such as the Police, Prisons and Courts, we protect the public.
Our skilled and experienced staff work directly with offenders to:
“Probation helped me get my life together.”
Convicted of criminal damage last year, Joe, an alcoholic, was sentenced to a 12 month Suspended Sentence Order with supervision. With probation’s help he is now sober and hasn’t re-offended. “If it wasn’t for probation I wouldn’t be sat where I am now”.