Community Work Crew

Community Work Crew is the least restrictive Tippecanoe County Community Corrections Program used by the courts. Community Work Crew partners with various county department and local nonprofit agencies. Workers are sent to various sites requested by different organizations within the community. The work includes a wide range of services that includes: picking up trash along the roadsides, helping set up and tear down for nonprofit organization functions and providing seasonal maintenance of property, including:
  • Mowing
  • Picking up after storm damage
  • Weed eating

Event Assistance

Participants are supervised by a person from the assigned agency or when working weekends are supervised by a part-time Community Corrections employee. Examples of work completed within Tippecanoe County would be set up and tear down for:
  • Tippecanoe County Arts Federation annual "Around the Fountain Art Fair"
  • Tippecanoe County Cooperative Extension Service "Tippecanoe County 4-H Fair”
  • Tippecanoe County Historical Association "Feast of the Hunter Moon"

Park Work

During the summer months work crew provides help for the outside maintenance of properties at:
  • Prophetstown State Park
  • Tippecanoe County Parks
  • Tippecanoe County Fairgrounds
  • Clegg Botanical Gardens
Work Crew can also be used as a sanction for minor program violations from Work Release, Home Detention, Day Reporting and Forensic Diversion.