The Probation Department is an integral part of the justice system and functions as a legislatively created support agency for the Criminal, Juvenile and Family Courts.
The Probation Department is committed to ensuring and maintaining a safe community by providing and enhancing a coordinated level of services and programs, designed to lessen the impact and reoccurrence of crime, and to protect and serve the people of Placer County.
Placer County is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an active nondiscrimination program.
The Placer County Probation Department has been awarded money from the Indian Gaming Grant in multiple years. Find out how the Department utilized these funds.
File a complaint with the Probation Department, or commend a Probation Department employee who went above and beyond.
Learn more about Placer County Probation volunteer and student internship opportunities.