New chief probation officer named for Rockdale Judicial Circuit

Georgia Department of Corrections recently announced the promotion of Jasmin Hill to chief probation officer for the Rockdale Judicial Circuit effective July 1. Hill will be responsible for the oversight of 13 staff members and the supervision of felony probationers in the Rockdale Judicial Circuit.

Hill began her career with the department in 1999 as a probation officer in the Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit. In 2005, she transferred to the Morrow Probation Office in the Clayton Judicial Circuit and moved to the Atlanta Judicial Circuit in 2009.

During her time in Atlanta, she supervised various caseloads to include case management, split sentences and intensive probation supervision. She also participated in various Atlanta Joint Task Force operations. In 2011, she was promoted to probation officer III and returned to the Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit.

She received a bachelor's degree in criminal justice from Alabama State University and a master's degree in management specializing in public administration from the University of Phoenix. She has completed basic management training, pre-command, and is a certified POST instructor.-- From staff reports