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  • Jobs, Benefits, and Business

    Includes veterans' benefits, starting and running a business, unemployment, County job openings, and selling to the County.

  • Law and Justice

    Includes the courts, most wanted, law enforcement, child support enforcement, sealing record, victims' services, and jury duty.

  • Building, Property, and Home

    Includes planning, building codes and permits, owning and renting a property, and property tax assessments.

  • Health and Family Care

    Includes child and adult health service, food stamps, foster care, mental health, in-home nurse, substance abuse, and child support.

  • Birth, Death, and Marriage

    Includes bereavement, certificates and vital records, and divorce.

  • Environment and Agriculture

    Includes air quality and burn days, garbage and recycling, sewer, conservation, and green energy financing.

  • Animal Services

    Includes adopting a pet, animal control, and local vets and shelters.

  • County and Government

    Includes information on the buildings, county, codes, departments, projects, representation, and voting.

  • Community and Recreation

    Includes activities and events, parks, museums, libraries, and volunteerism.

  • Taxes and Financial Reports

    Property taxes, business taxes, transient occupancy taxes, fines, and financial reports.

  • Transportation and Travel

    Includes passports, bus schedules, and road maintenance.

  • Safety and Emergency

    Includes forest fires and floods, emergency preparation, and emergency response.


The Investigations Division is staffed by approximately 30 Detectives, supervisors and personnel where crimes against persons, youth services, property crimes, and narcotics enforcement occur.

Crimes Against Persons

Includes the investigations of robbery, homicide, sexual assault, general sex crimes and missing person cases.

High Tech Crimes

Our High-Tech Crimes Division is a part of the Sacramento Valley High Tech Crimes Task Force. Their responsibilities include the investigation of computer crimes, computer/component theft, telecommunications fraud, and other cases that require special training and technical experience.

Juvenile Officers

The Juvenile officers handle juvenile offender case investigations and the First Offender, Juvenile Diversion Program. They also work as liaisons with the School Districts and provide youth-related substance abuse prevention education (D.A.R.E.).

Property Crimes 

Includes investigation of fraud, burglary, theft, and pro-active of crimes-in-progress.

Narcotics Officers 

Narcotics Officers are assigned to a task force. The Special Investigations Unit in Western Placer County is based out of Auburn and participates in regional narcotics investigations. At Lake Tahoe, Detectives from the North Tahoe Station investigate and control narcotics activities.