Resources & Programs

The Placer County Probation Department provides several hands-on programs aimed at assisting probationers with a seamless transition into the community.

Most Recent update to the Resources & Programs in a PDF 

2022 Online Resource Guide 



 Placer Re-Entry Program 

The Placer County PREP Center is a program available to men and women residing in Placer County. The objective of the PREP Center is to provide clients with one-on-one and group-level services to assist with their successful transition into the community.



Northern California Construction Training (NCCT) 

Northern California Construction Training, Inc (NCCT) is a building trade’s pre-apprenticeship program. Our primary goal is preparation and placement into the various construction apprenticeships. They provide tools, as well as remedial education and GED preparation if necessary.

Placer County Chipper Program

The Chipper Program provides a low-cost, residential chipping service to help landowners manage their vegetation and meet defensible space goals. Placer County Probation partners with Placer Resource Conservation District to provide work crews and a Probation Officer for supervision to accomplish this task. The individuals on each work crew earn custody credits and/or are completing their community service.