The Placer County District Attorney’s Citizens Academy is nine week program that will offer accelerated courses each week. During the academy, Placer County citizens will learn about the District Attorney’s Office, its role within the criminal justice system and the services that are provided to the community.
Space is limited and accepted participants will receive notification of their acceptance into the academy prior to the start. Notification will also be made to those who were not accommodated due to capacity issues.
The 2024 Spring Citizens Academy will take place every Tuesday evening from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Rocklin Police Academy starting Feb. 20 through April 16. Applications will open January 2024.
Applications are now open!!
Any questions can be sent to [email protected].
CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROCESS
Learn about how the district attorney interacts with judges, defense attorneys, law enforcement and more.
ROLE OF THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY
Learn the role of the District Attorney in the criminal justice process.
Learn about our Victim Advocates, Marsey’s Rights, and Restitution California Victim Compensation Board and more
COMMUNITY PROSECUTION AND COLLABORATIVE COURTS
Learn about the Community Prosecution Unit, Drug Court, Veterans Court and more.
Learn the role of investigations and District Attorney Investigators
SPECIAL VICTIM CASES
Learn more about the prosecution of domestic violence, elder abuse, sexual assault, and human trafficking cases.
Learn first-hand how state policy affects the District Attorney Office and local communities
Learn more about the prosecution of consumer fraud, welfare fraud, identity theft, and environmental protection.