Should you have questions regarding Transitional Planning Services please contact:
Patrick N. Bohn
Director, Transitional Planning Services
North Dakota Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation
Phone: (701) 328-6664
Fax: (701) 328-6786
Transitional Planning Services is a team collaboration whose mission is to effectively plan, monitor and advance department's efforts to reduce offenders risk of recidivism as they transition throughout our correctional system in order to ensure public safety and preserve the rights of victims.
Transitional Planning Services was established within the DOCR-Division of Adult Services on October 1, 2007 as part of the reorganization of the department. Transitional Planning Services is a team collaboration whose mission is to effectively advance the department's efforts to manage offenders risk of recidivism as they move throughout our correctional system in order to ensure public safety and preserve the rights of victims.
The staff is comprised of a Deputy Director for Transitional Planning Services who also serves as the clerk to the North Dakota Parole Board, a Transition from Prison to Community Manager, a Classification and Transportation Manager, a Intensive Transition Program Coordinator, a Victim Services Coordinator, four Corrections Agents and four Transportation Officers. All of the staff members are Certified Correctional Officers and six are Licensed Peace Officers in North Dakota. Education levels range from some college coursework to Masters Degrees as well as thousands of cumulative hours of training in a very diverse range of disciplines.
Transitional Planning Services (TPS) performs many functions within the division. The primary areas of responsibility include: