Our Mission:

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


Probation and Juvenile Hall collaborate with the following local programs in providing assistance to offenders and safety to our community.

Alcoholics Anonymous


BCOE Truancy Mediation


Boys & Girls Club in Juvenile Hall

Butte College Parenting Classes


Butte County Behavioral Health


Catalyst Domestic Violence Services

Chief Probation Officers of California

GED Preparatory Classes

GED preparatory classes are offered in Oroville, Paradise, and Chico.

-In Oroville: Oroville Adult School

78 Table Mountain Boulevard


-In Paradise: Paradise Adult School

5700 Almond School


-In Chico: Butte College Career Training Center

2525 Dominic Drive


The GED exam is administered on a monthly basis at Fairview High School. You must register in advance by calling 530.895.4182. The cost of the exam is $75 (those on formal probation may be eligible for financial assistance—contact your Probation Officer for more information).

Live Spot youth program

Low-Cost, No-Cost Services

Transportation Directory

Inmate Post Release Guide

…and more

Narcotics Anonymous


New Beginnings Educational Programs


Providing Batterer’s Treatment, Child Abuser, and Anger Management Programs and Sex Offender Therapy Counseling.

NVCSS in Juvenile Hall

Salvation Army

Oroville: 530.534.7155

Chico: 530.342.2199

North Valley Salvation

Solutions for Positive Choices

Theft Awareness, DUI Programs


Strengthening Families

Table Mountain School

Tattoo Removal Program

A program providing laser tattoo removal at no cost. To assist youth in removing barriers to employment and other improvements to their lives.

For more information, contact Butte County Probation: 530.538.7661

Voting Rights for Californians with Criminal Convictions or Detained in Jail or Prison

 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

Butte County Probation
42 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965


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


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

Juvenile Hall
41 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Excludes Holidays