Our Mission:

"The Butte County Probation Department is committed to enhancing public safety through rehabilitation and accountability."

Butte County Probation Goals


Court Services      To provide the Court with thorough, unbaised reports and recommendations, based on objective analysis and current law. 
Juvenile Detention Services   To establish and support a local juvenile detention system which: utilizes the assessment of risk, eliminates unnecessary detention, provides a safe and humane instutitional environment, incorporates policies and practices respecting the dignity of residents, and demonstrates a level of care and public safety awareness which serves as a model to other jurisdictions.
Victim Services   To provide an active advocacy in support of victim's rights as a dominating priority in the department's philosophy and operations.
Supervision Services   To provide prioritized, goal-oriented suprevision services that emphasize public protection, accountability, and effecting positive and meaningful change in those individuals being supervised.
Community Involvement   To work together with members of the public and with private agencies to increase the quality and availablity of services to meet the changing needs of the citizens and communities in our county.
Professional Standards   To provide- through the hiring, training, and staff development functions of the department- officers and staff who are capable of meeting the many challenges facing corrections today, while continuing to earn the trust bestowed on us by the public and the Court.


 Contact Probation

Butte County Probation
Oroville Phone:    530.538.7661
Chico Phone: 530.879.7555

Juvenile Hall
Phone:    530.538.7311

Steve Bordin
Chief Probation Officer


 Location and Hours

Main Office
Butte County Probation
42 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00am to 12:00pm
1:00pm to 4:30pm
Excludes Holidays

Probation And Community Services
1370 Ridgewood Drive, Ste. 22
Chico, CA 95973

Juvenile Hall
41 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

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 Meetings & Agendas

Community Corrections Partnership
September 16, 2015,
From 10:30am to 12pm
Held at:
Butte County Office of Education
Board Room
1859 Bird Street
Oroville, CA 95965

Minutes and Agendas

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42 County Center Drive, Oroville, CA 95965

Steve Bordin
Chief Probation Officer

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