County Board Meeting

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County Commissioner Information

Victims of Crime

For Immediate Help:

  • For Emergencies call 911
  • Brown County Crime Victim Specialist (507) 233-6665
  • Domestic/Sexual Assault (CADA) General Line (507) 233-6663
  • Domestic/Sexual Assault (CADA) 24-hr Crisis Line (800) 477-0466
  • Probation Agent Assigned to Case (507) 233-6620

Domestic Violence Supervision Program (Link)

Crime Victim Program:

The Brown County Probation Department's crime victim program assists all victims of crime to understand their rights, make sure their rights are being upheld, and their voice is being heard.

Here are some of the free and confidential services we provide assistance with:

  • Victim impact statements
  • Restitution for economic loss or harm resulting from a crime
  • Crisis intervention
  • Emotional support
  • Court/Legal advocacy
  • Filing police reports
  • Obtaining Harassment Restraining Order
  • Safety planning
  • Filing compensation claims
  • Information about resources and referrals

Victim Rights and Inputs to Court Processes (Link)

Victim Notification (Link)

Victim Resources:

Brown County Crime Victim Program Brochure (PDF)



Brown County Crime Victim Specialist: Bernie Epper  (507) 276-7763

Online Payment

Probation fees can be made online by debit card, credit card or electronic check.

Make a Payment to Probation using Forte Payment Systems.


Note: Jail and Court fines/fees CANNOT be paid here.

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Contact Probation

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8am to 4:30pm

1 S State St,
New Ulm, MN 56073

Telephone: (507) 233-6620
Fax: (507) 233-6649

Email County Probation

Upcoming Events

19 Apr 2021;
09:00AM - 02:00PM
Local Board of Review: City of New Ulm
19 Apr 2021;
07:00PM - 09:00PM
Local Board of Review: City of Comfrey
20 Apr 2021;
09:00AM - 12:00PM
Brown County Commissioner Meeting
20 Apr 2021;
09:15AM - 10:00AM
Public Hearing on the Petition for the Partial Abandonment & Removal of Property from CD 38
22 Apr 2021;
04:00PM - 05:40PM
Vaccination Clinic
23 Apr 2021;
03:00PM - 05:40PM
Vaccination Clinic
27 Apr 2021;
09:00AM - 12:00PM
Brown County Commissioner Meeting
27 Apr 2021;
05:30PM - 09:00PM
Local Board of Review: City of Springfield
04 May 2021;
09:00AM - 12:00PM
Brown County Commissioner Meeting
05 May 2021;
11:00AM - 02:00PM
Fluorescent Bulb Collection
06 May 2021;
02:00PM - 04:30PM
Fluorescent Bulb Collection
11 May 2021;
09:00AM - 12:00PM
Planning Commission Meeting
18 May 2021;
09:00AM - 12:00PM
Brown County Commissioner Meeting



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Performance Measure Report:


Office Hours: 8am to 4:30pm (most offices)

Main Office Phone: 507-233-6600

Courthouse Address:
14 S State St
New Ulm, MN 56073

Individual Office Hours may vary.


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