Robert L. Capers, Chief United States Probation Officer
Vita Quartara, Deputy Chief United States Probation Officer
Mark Gjelaj, Assistant Deputy Chief United States Probation Officer
Richard C. Azarian, Assistant Deputy Chief United States Probation Officer
The U.S. Probation Office is the community corrections arm of the federal court system. Our employees include probation officers, information technology specialists, budget and procurement personnel, human resources professionals, and support staff, all of whom are committed to protecting the public and assisting in the fair administration of justice.
Probation offices are located in 93 of the 94 federal judicial districts nationwide, which include the U.S. territories. (Probation services for the District of the Northern Mariana Islands are provided by the District of Guam.) The U.S. Probation Office for the Eastern District of New York services five counties located to the east and southeast of New York City, including: Kings County, Queens County, Richmond County, Nassau County and Suffolk County.