Pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Section 244.18 as revised, a local correctional agency may establish a schedule of local correctional fees (probation fees) to charge offenders under the supervision and control of the local correctional agency.
The Mille Lacs County Probation Department charges a probation fee to adult defendants as follows:
One time probation fee of $250 for all cases involving completion of a pre-sentence investigation (PSI), all gross misdemeanor cases under traditional supervision by a probation officer, and all cases accepted for transfer from another county.
One time probation fee of $125 for all misdemeanor cases under traditional supervision by a probation officer.
No probation fee is charged for cases assigned to administrative probation.
Terms of Payment
The terms of payment of the probation fee shall be determined by the Probation Officer and a payment schedule will be arranged between the Probation Officer and the defendant.
Making a Payment
Payment shall be made directly to the Mille Lacs County Probation Department. Payment can be made by cash, check, money order or credit card. Please make checks/money orders payable to Mille Lacs County Probation. Credit card payments are only accepted in person at the Probation Department. A transaction fee of 2.35% or $1.95 minimum for credit card payments will apply.