Pretrial Release

Manatee County Pretrial Release aspires to benefit the local Criminal Justice System and surrounding community by:

  • Providing relief from unnecessary and expensive jail overcrowding as a reasonable alternative to pretrial detention for qualifying arrestees.
  • Enhancing public safety by identifying defendants who should be detained pretrial.
  • Assisting qualifying defendants to maintain their livelihood and support for themselves and their families.
  • Ensuring the safety of the community by providing appropriate levels of supervision of court ordered conditions of release, as well as providing rehabilitative opportunities for offenders and monitoring their appearances in court.

current pretrial release clients:

  • The Check In Report Form may be completed electronically and submitted to the Probation Office. Fill in all the required information and submit

    PTRS Check In Form


Pretrial Release Services Staff

Call (941) 749-3050 and Extension Listed Below
or email first name.last [email protected]

Name Ext
Michael Rogers - Chief of Pretrial Services  6827 
Christina Hallinan - Sr. Probation Officer 6813
Christine Drinkard - Sr. Probation Officer  2994 
Janelle Kusmierz - Sr. Probation Officer
Beth Zipperer - Senior Administrative Specialist   6805 
Ashley Stuart - Probation Officer  2622
Depree Milledge - Probation Officer  2605 
Edie Timek - Probation Officer
Kasey Wright - Probation Officer  6236 
Kelsea Hall - Probation Officer  6807 
Krystle Monclova - Probation Officer  6817 
LaTanya Neasman - Probation Officer  6214 
Marissa Grow - Probation Officer 6826
Yesenia Alves - Probation Officer 
Yulu Torres - Probation Officer  2613 
Chasey Sheffield - Probation Assistant 6800
Delia Carden - Probation Assistant

Standard Conditions of Pretrial Release

  1. Allow a Pretrial Release Officer to conduct visits at his/her residence.
  2.  Allow a Pretrial Release Officer to conduct visits at his/her job site.
  3. Continue reporting to Pretrial Release until finished with case. (Sentenced, Declined, Dismissed, Nolle Prossed)
  4. Refrain from committing a violation of any Federal, State, or Local law, including criminal traffic violations
  5.  Appear at all scheduled court hearings and submit to orders and process of judges/magistrates.
  6. Report to his/her Pretrial Release Officer twice per week or as otherwise ordered.
  7. Notify his/her Pretrial Release Officer prior to any change of address, telephone, job or school status.
  8. Not leave Manatee, Sarasota or their contiguous counties; or the State of Florida without a Court Order.
  9. Pay all fees ordered by Court.
  10. Abide by Curfew, if Ordered.