Duties: Conduct home inspections to investigate the living situations of minor children in open cases as directed.
Observe families in their homes. Formulate comprehensive reports for the Court’s and litigants’ information. Make appropriate referrals to community resources to assist parties and children in addressing specific needs. Testify in court hearings as required to verify contents of report. Administer drug tests as directed by the Court.
Screens all persons who wish to enter the Courthouse for weapons and other harmful objects, utilizing the magnetometer, hand-held metal detector, and x-ray machine.
Maintains communications with court bailiffs and other security/law enforcement personnel regarding security-related issues and emergencies.
Takes steps to control emergency situations at the entrance of the Courthouse, including summoning proper assistance.
Directs the flow of individuals entering and exiting the building in a courteous, but cautious manner, paying special attention to abnormal or unusual behaviors, and conducts searches of those entering when suspicion warrants such action.
Prepares appropriate reports of disturbances and accidents.
Other duties as assigned.