Smart Justice

Maricopa County's Smart Justice Program is designed to help those with criminal justice backgrounds find employment and pursue rewarding career opportunities. Smart Justice provides:

  • Apprenticeships 
  • Coaching on how to explain convictions during the interview process 
  • Connection to employers 
  • Job leads 
  • Job training 
  • One-on-one career guidance 
  • Resume support and interview training

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  • Black Canyon Building: 2445 W. Indianola Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85015
  • East Valley Career Center: 1001 W. Southern Ave., Suite 101, Mesa, AZ 85210
  • Garfield Service Center: 1022 E. Garfield St., Phoenix, AZ 85006
  • Glendale Probation Office: 6655 W. Glendale Ave., Suite 105, Glendale, AZ 85301
  • Mesa Probation Office: 222 E. Javelina, Multi-Purpose Room 5-6, Mesa, AZ 85201
  • West Valley Career Center: 4425 W. Olive Ave., Suites 190 & 200, Glendale, AZ 85302


  • Black Canyon Building: 4th Monday of each month
  • Garfield Service Center: 4th Monday of each month
  • Glendale Probation Office: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Monday of each month
  • Mesa Probation Office: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Monday of each month

For additional information, call 602-372-1839, email TTY/TDD 7-1-1