a) DEPARTMENT PROFILE :
The Department of Juvenile Welfare was created by vertical bifurcation from the Prisons Department in the year 1990 for effective implementation of Juvenile Justice Act and to provide care, protection, treatment, development and rehabilitation of ‘Children in need of care & protection’ (orphans, victims of exploitations, abuse, run-aways etc.) and ‘Children in conflict with law (children who have been alleged to have committed offences) upto the age of 18 years. The subject of Probation Services under the“Probation of offenders Act, 1958” was transferred to the Dept in 1995.
I. PROBATION SERVICES (Established under Probation of Offenders Act 1958):
|Sl No.||Name & Designation||Address, Contact & Mail IDs.||Nature of Work|
|1||Sri.B.G.Kasim Dora, Regional Inspector of Probation, NELLORE,.||D.No.27-2-1081, A.C. Nagar, Nellore – 524002. Mobile: 9100045416 Mail ID: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com||Control, Guide and Supervise the work of District and Addl. District Probation Officers (5), Nellore, Kavali, Ongole, Guntur and Tenali in the region of Nellore and conducting periodical inspections on their work. The work of the DPOs is reviewed by Regional Inspector of Probation at regional level. At State Level, the Probation Wing is headed by the Chief Probation Superintendent.|
|2||Sri. D.Subramanyam, District Probation Officer, Gr-I, Nellore||D.No.27-6-166, A.C. Nagar, Nellore – 524002.Mobile: 9100045421.Mail.ID: firstname.lastname@example.org@ap.gov.in||
1. Enquiry Work:
II. Supervision Work:
Periodically supervising the Ex-Convicts, Ex-Inmatesand Probationers (Offenders who are given probation instead of “Jail Time”)
III. Rehabilitation Work:
District Probation Advisory Committees headed by District Collector extends the Rehabilitation Schemes for the Probationers under supervision of District Probation Officers.
IV. Child Care Institutions (Under Provision of Juvenile Justice Act 2015) Registration & Inspections:
1. Registration Process of CCIs:
The District Probation Officer, who is working in the head quarter of the District is also designated as District Level Nodal Officers in the process of registration of “Child Care Institutions”run by Government and NGO under Juvenile Justice Act 2015 through District Level Approval Committee headed by the Collector & District Magistrate.
2. Inspection of CCIs:
Conducting inspections on CCIs periodically through the District Level Inspection Committee headed by the District Probation Officer.
|3||Sri. D.Subramanyam, Addl. District Probation Officer, Gr-II, Kavali, SPSR Nellore Dist.||D.No:5-8-1, C/o ChekkalaSusilamma, PuchalapalliVari Street, KAVALI, SPSR Nellore District. Mobile: 9100045421. Mail.ID: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org||—do—|
II. INSTITUTIONAL SERVICES:
1. Child Care Institutions in the District run by NGOs:
Meant for reception & rehabilitation of ‘children in need of care & protection’ who are admitted as per the orders of the Child Welfare Committee in the District.At present 39 Children Care Institutions are functioning by the NGOs in the District.
2. Registration of Child Care Institutions:
‘All child care institutions as defined in Section 2(21) of JJ Act 2015’, whether run by a State Government or by voluntary or non-governmental organizations, which are meant, either wholly or partially, for housing children in need of care and protection or children in conflict with law, shall, be registered under section 41 of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act 2015.
The District Probation Officer, who is working in the head quarter of the District is also designated as District Level Nodal Officers in the process of registration of “Child Care Institutions” run by Government and NGO under Juvenile Justice Act 2015 through District Level Approval Committee headed by the Collector & District Magistrate.
3. Inspections of Child Care Institutions:
Conducting inspections on CCIs periodically through the District Level Inspection Committee headed by the District Probation Officer, Nellore.