Benton County, Oregon

Making Benton County a Better Place to Live

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Welcome to Benton County Community Corrections

Adult Parole and Probation

Mission

We serve the community by enhancing public safety through the reformation of offenders and the reduction of criminal behavior.

  • Respect the worth and dignity of all individuals
  • Hold offenders accountable
  • Identify offender risk in order to prioritize available resources and sanctions
  • Utilize evidence-based programs and community partnerships

Welcome to the Benton County Community Corrections home page. We hope you will find the information provided informative and helpful.  Benton County is located in the heart of Western Oregon's beautiful Willamette Valley stretching across 679 miles of land and water.  The population has increased 9.5% over the past 10 years and 86,000 residents currently reside in Benton County.  Benton County is the 11th largest of Oregon's 36 counties.  The City of Corvallis makes up approximately 69% of the county's population with 55,000 residents.  Corvallis is the county's largest town and is home to Oregon State University.

About Parole & Probation

Benton County Parole and Probation is a part of the Sheriff's Office Corrections Division. With a small jail and low state prison commitment rate, we have proudly established a national reputation for developing highly innovative and cost-effective alternative-to-incarceration programs that really work. Our corrections work crew program received an award for innovation from the National Association of Counties. (Read more about the Parole and Probation Division.)

Please use this page and the other information linked here to learn more about us. If you have further questions about what we do, feel free to contact us by e-mail or by using our contact form.

Newsworthy Reports

Oregon Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE) Program

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