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Thurston County, Washington

The content on the Thurston County website is currently provided in English. We are providing the “Translation” for approximately 10 languages. The goal of the translation is to provide visitors with limited English proficiency to access information on the website in other languages. The translations do not translate all types of documents, and it may not give you an exact translation all the time. The translations are made through an automated process, which may not result in accurate or precise translations, particularly of technical and legal terminology.

Pretrial Services

Pretrial Services will attempt to screen and verify the information before the Preliminary Hearing for all defendants appearing in Superior Court. The screening and recommendation submitted to the Court will include:

  • A risk assessment score 
  • Criminal history
  • Summary of attempted collateral contacts to verify residence 
  • Employment 
  • Supervision compliance (if applicable)
  • A recommendation regarding pretrial release conditions.

The Supervision Unit of Pretrial Services provides both in-person and telephonic services. 

The Pretrial Officers will work with you to discuss your supervision obligations and scheduled check-ins. You can receive automated text message reminders for court dates and supervision appointments. If ordered by the court, urine analysis testing may be a part of your supervision.