By: Todd Spitzer, Chairman, O.C. Board of Supervisors
The Orange County Board of Supervisors declared the week of July 12-18 to be “Probation Services Week” and encouraged residents to join in recognition of the positive impact and selfless service of the employees of the Orange County Probation Department.
The Orange County Probation Department is a criminal justice agency that has provided community protection to the residents of Orange County since 1909. Orange County Probation is a public safety agency that partners with the community and other law enforcement agencies to reduce crime in neighborhoods and promote lawful and productive lifestyles. On any given day, Orange County Probation supervises over 17,000 adult and juvenile offenders while managing up to 700 youthful offenders in custody. Continue reading