Placer County Probation Department

Placer County probation gets new money to target chronic DUI offenders

The Placer County Probation Department says a new $68,000 grant will help its officers keep better track of the area’s worst DUI offenders. The money was awarded to Placer C ...

Inmate offers ways to improve

I’m currently an inmate at PCSO, and therefore have a pointed interest in the new laws effective Oct. 1 and any subsequent proposed changes in sentencing. In 2007 I was a student ...

Man ordered to stay away from Round Table back in custody

The man told to stay away from two Auburn Round Table Pizza restaurants is back in Placer County Jail. According to a probation officer, Scarbrough may have been trying to return ...

Placer peer court closes

After 18 years of trying to help youth learn from their mistakes, the Placer County Peer Court program will close. Officials announced the closure Wednesday citing budget cuts. ...

Del Oro teen charged with intoxication while at school

An intoxicated student at Del Oro High School serves as a cautionary story about why not to drink and go to class. A 15-year-old female was reported intoxicated and vomiting in th ...