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



Data Practices:

Salary Compliance Notice:

Performance Measure Report (PDF)


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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