Director Joe Heath, Ph.D.
Dr. Joe Heath has served as the Director of Smith County Community Supervision and Corrections Department (Adult Probation) since 2015. Before working for Smith County, Dr. Heath retired as a federal probation officer after 24 years, and took a position with the Department of State’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement as a probation and corrections advisor. He was stationed at the U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi, Georgia, where he worked with post-soviet countries as they develop democratic governance and the rule of law.
Adult Probation is under the direction of the Smith County Council of District and County Court at Law Judges.
COVID - 19
Smith County CSCD has resumed normal operating hours effective June 1, 2020. Please follow the specific reporting instructions given to you by your Community Supervision Officer. When you report to the Smith County CSCD building please wear a mask and adhere to social distancing guidelines. Upon entering the building your temperature will be checked and you will be directed to separate waiting rooms. You will also be asked to sanitize your hands upon entering the double doors to the office area. Also, be sure that you call the Random UA line at 903-590-2759 or visit the Smith County CSCD / Adult Probation Facebook page daily for the random UA colors.
Adults on probation in Smith County must make payments online at www.paycscd.com. You will need your PID number that is listed on your payment receipts or you may obtain the PID number from your CSO. You may make Court Cost payments on the Smith County website at www.smith-county.com. Failure to pay your monthly fees is a violation of the conditions of community supervision. If offenders have questions they should call their Community Supervision Officer at their office phone number or on their work cell phone number between the hours of 8:00A.M. – 5:00P.M. A list of department office numbers can be found below and cell phone numbers can be found on the Documents and Forms link.
Announcements regarding changes to the Smith County CSCD standard operating procedures and hours will be announced on the department Facebook page and the Smith County CSCD / Adult Probation website.
217 East Line Street
Tyler, TX 75702
Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. M-F
Main Number: 903-590-2700 (Answered during the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Fax Number: 903-590-2726
UA Call In number: 903-590-2759
You may pay online by visiting: www.paycscd.com all you need is your PID, which you can get from your officer.
Have a Web Reporting Account? Visit www.cssreporting.com and you can:
- Report Online (If CSO/Court Approved)
- View and Pay Fee Balances
- View Next Appointment Date and Time
- View CSR Information
- View Officer Information
Don't have a Web Reporting Account yet? If you have an email address and access to the internet, just get with your officer to help set up your account. You must first register your account on a computer, after that you may access web reporting via your phones internet connection.
Need to pay your Court Costs and Fines?
Pay online Here or in person at:
Judicial Compliance Department
200 E. Ferguson St. Suite 300
Tyler, TX 75702