To rehabilitate probationers, parolees and
pardonees and promote their development as integral persons by utilizing innovative interventions and techniques which respect
the dignity of man and recognize his divine destiny.
A model component of the Philippine Correctional
System that shall enhance the quality of life of its clients through multi-disciplinary programs and resources, an efficient
organization, and a highly professional and committed workforce in order to promote social justice and development.
The Parole and Probation Administration is mandated to conserve
and/or redeem convicted offenders and prisoners who are under the probation or parole system.
The Administration’s program sets to achieve the following
goals: (a) promote the reformation of criminal offenders and reduce the incidence of recidivism; and (b) provide a cheaper
alternative to the institutional confinement of first-time offenders who are likely to respond to individualized, community-based
The Agency, through its network of 15 regional and 221 field
parole and probation offices performs the following functions:
(a) to administer the parole and probation system; (b) to
exercise supervision over parolees, pardonees and probationers; and (c) to promote the correction and rehabilitation of criminal