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Municipal Probation Offices
Located at the Opelika Police Department Headquarters

501 South 10th Street
Opelika, AL  36801

Phone:  (334) 705-5198


You are to report to the Opelika Police Department in the front lobby no later than 7:45 a.m. unless prior approval has been granted by Judge Wilkes, Judge Hand, or Chuck Wallis.  DO NOT show up under the influence of alcohol or illicity drugs!  You will not be allowed to leave at any time unless given prior approval.  In some instances, you may be assigned to work with other crews within the City of Opelika during your participation in the program.  If for any reason you cannot report on your scheduled time, call 334-705-5290.  If no answer, leave a message as to why you cannot report on the assigned day.  NO PHONE CALLS WILL BE RETURNED.  A minimum of 8 hours per week community service is required.

  • In order to keep an accurate count of community service hours worked, you must keep track of your hours along with Chuck Wallis or Cody Flournoy.
  • Make sure to sign in and out every time you do community service in order to receive credit for hours worked.
  • When given approval, you may leave for a one (1) hour lunch break.  However, it is desired that you bring a sack lunch.  the City of Opelika will not be responsible for providing lunch.
  • WEAPONS OF ANY KIND ARE PROHIBITED- i.e. guns, pocket knives, etc.  
  • NO cell phones
  • NO tobacco of any kind
  • NO lighters
  • NO alcohol or drugs
  • Long pants required
  • NO baggy pants
  • NO tank tops
  • NO shorts
  • NO open toe shoes
  • NO visitors! - i.e. friends or relatives
  • Name Badges must be worn at all times.  NO EXCEPTIONS!!!
If you do not comply with any of the above rules, your Probation Officer will be notified immediately and you will be ordered back to court for a violation hearing.

NOTE:  You must download the Guidelines document and SIGN YOUR NAME to it to certify that you have read, understand, and agree to, the guidelines as they have been presented.

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