Chief Probation Officer
Dan Fruchtenicht

OUR VISION

Our vision is to provide effective and innovative services while improving lives and creating a healthier and safer community.

OUR MISSION

To provide public safety and foster behavioral change.

OUR VALUES

  • Commitment to community protection and service
  • Commitment to supporting the needs of families
  • Commitment to staff development, training and support
  • Diversity
  • Integrity
  • Empowerment of staff to promote respectful and forthright communication
  • Recognition of the potential for positive change in all people
  • Recognition that staff are the department's most valuable resource
  • Respect and support the dignity of all individuals

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NO MORE JUVENILE FEES

Under a new California law (SB 190), counties cannot charge

fees to parents and guardians with youth in the juvenile

delinquency system beginning January 1, 2018.

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What cannot be charged?

Under the new law, families with youth in juvenile court cannot be charged:

Detention fees

Food, clothing, personal supplies, or medical care in juvenile hall or any

other detention facility

Lawyer fees

Public defender or court-appointed lawyer

Electronic monitoring fees

Ankle monitors or any other GPS tracking device

Probation and home supervision fees

For the period of probation monitoring

Drug testing fees

Court-ordered drug testing and results

If you are charged any of these fees starting January 1, 2018, or

have questions about a bill you got from the county after your

child was arrested, contact the county department that sent the

bill and your child’s court-appointed lawyer immediately.

What can still be charged?

Restitution

Payment to crime victims

Restitution fines

Fixed amount to a state restitution fund

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If you owe restitution or fees, for your convenience you may now pay either by:

- ATM or credit card by either calling (530)666-8668 or by coming to any Probation office site or the Yolo County Collections (YCCS) office.  See 'Contact Us' for office locations.
- In person by cash, check or money order at any probation office site or the YCCS.
- By mail sent to an probation office site or the YCCS.

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YOLO COUNTY PROBATION DEPARTMENT

GUIDELINES FOR ACCESS TO PUBLIC RECORDS 

Access to information concerning the conduct of the people’s business is a fundamental and necessary right of every person in this state. (Cal. Govt. Code § 6250) In the exercise of that right, the public may request, inspect and copy public records maintained by state and local government agencies, including the Yolo County Probation Department (YCPD). It is the policy of the YCPD to provide information to the public that illuminates its operations and also to protect against disclosure of confidential information and other information that is exempt from disclosure by applicable laws.   PRA Guidelines

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QUESTIONS, COMMENTS, AND SUGGESTIONS?
EMAIL

Juvenile Record Seal 

Citizen's Complaint Form

Information previously provided in the Yolo County Services Guide can now be found in the YoloLINK Community Database & Directory at www.yololink.org under the Commonly Searched Services link.

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