Internship Opportunities

Internship Opportunities for College Students

Whether your college major is a criminal justice or corrections-related field, law,
psychology, social work, education, liberal arts, or business, Ottawa County Juvenile Court may have an internship opportunity for you.

Possibilities include:

  • Accompanying and/or assisting probation officers on field contacts with delinquent youth;
  • Performing telephone and computer inquiries to support probation officers in
    obtaining background information and following up on existing juvenile court
  • Assisting probation officers with administering risk assessments and/or other
    screening instruments;
  • Assisting probation officers with conducting drug tests and with installing
    electronic monitoring devices; and
  • Assisting with the preparation, maintenance, and safeguarding of Court records
    and in maintaining the confidentiality of all juvenile files.
  • Assisting with the Specialized Dockets FACT, HOPE, and BASE Programs.

To express your interest, submit a resume and cover letter to:

Shanna Strouse, Court Administrator
Ottawa County Probate and Juvenile Court
315 Madison Street
Port Clinton, OH 43452
Phone: (419) 734-6830
Fax: (419) 732-8147
Email address: