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July 16-22 is Pretrial, Probation and Parole Supervision Week

GOVERNOR Ralph Torres and CNMI Supreme Court Chief Justice Alexandro Castro jointly proclaimed July 16-22 as Pretrial, Probation and Parole Supervision Week on Thursday.

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Gov. Ralph Torres and CNMI Chief Justice Alexandro Castro declared July 16-22 Pretrial, Probation and Parole Supervision Week.
In the proclamation, Torres and Castro called on to the public to honor corrections professionals and recognize their achievements.

The proclamation states that community correction is an essential part of the justice system, and community corrections professionals uphold the law with dignity, while recognizing the right of the public to be safe-guarded from criminal activity.

Castro in his remarks said probation and parole officers also need support.

Torres, highlighting the proclamation’s message, urged the CNMI to honor corrections professionals for being a “true force for positive change” in the community.