Paul Hancock, Chief Probation Officer/Director
Paul started with Apache County Probation Services on February 2, 2015, as Chief Probation Officer/Director. Paul has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and is currently completing his Master’s Degree. He has worked in probation for 15 years. Paul has served as a juvenile standard and intensive probation officer, an adult standard and intensive probation officer, a pre-sentence report investigator, firearms instructor, defensive tactics instructor, Simunitions Certified and a Glock armorer. Paul has also been a Field Supervisor, Deputy Chief, and Interim Chief Probation Officer. Paul was born and raised in the Holbrook area. He moved to St. Johns in 2006. He worked for Navajo County Probation for the previous 15 years, prior to accepting the position of Director of Probation Services.