Presentence Investigation Unit

Lorain County Adult Probation was awarded grant money to fund a specialized unit for Presentence Investigations in 2011. This unit specializes in writing Presentence Investigations, Post-Sentence Investigations, Intervention In Lieu of Conviction and Expungement Reports. These reports are required by law and are imperative in providing information to the Courts prior to sentencing.

Presentence Investigators

Jennifer Layfield
Presentence Coordinator
(440) 328-2130

Nicole Fitzgerald
Presentence Investigator
(440) 328-2127

Ken Kelleher
Presentence Investigator
(440) 328-2124
Melissa Lanzer
Presentence Investigator
(440) 328-2129
Lesley Nelson
Presentence Investigator
(440) 328-2126
Natasha Phares
Presentence Investigator
(440) 328-2120

Michael Piedmonte
Presentence Investigator
(440) 328-2122


Lucinda Hellwig
Administrative Assistant
(440) 328-2119