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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.

Probation Department

Probation is court-ordered sanction that allows a person to remain in the community under the supervision of a probation officer. Placer County Probation manages juveniles and adults.

If you are an adult, juvenile, or the parent or guardian of a juvenile and want to know:

Call 530-889-7900 and choose a selection from the phone tree.

The Community Corrections Partnership Advisory Committee Meeting to be held on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from 2:30-4:00 p.m. at the Community Development Resource Center’s Cypress Room at 3091 County Center Drive in Auburn. 

Know the Voting Rights for Californians with Criminal Convictions or Detained in Jail or Prison.


Juvenile Services 

  • Categories of Minors in Court System:
    • Dependency Minors are minors who have been abused, neglected, and/or abandoned pursuant to Section 300 of the Welfare and Institutions Code.
    • Status Offenders  are minors who have truancy issues and/or are beyond the parents control pursuant to Section 601 of the Welfare and Institutions Code. A status offense is where your child did something that is illegal only for children. 
    • Wards of the Court are minors who have committed a crime and are now placed on formal probation. The judge takes over primary responsibility for the welfare and accountability of the minor pursuant to Section 602 of the Welfare and Institutions Code.
  • My Child is Contacted by Law Enforcement
  • Early Intervention
  • Juvenile Detention Facility (JDF)
  • Court
  • Field and Supervision Services
  • Referrals
  • Juvenile Detention Facility JDF

    Adult Services

    Frequently Asked Questions