Mission Statement

We are dedicated to a safer Orange County through positive change.

We believe:

  • Community protection can best be achieved via a role that balances enforcement activities and supportive casework.
  • Our employees constitute our most valuable resource for accomplishing our Mission.

We are committed to:

  • Delivering quality services in an effective and fiscally responsible manner.
  • Providing a positive, challenging and supportive work culture.
  • Improving our services through teamwork and program innovation, consistent with current knowledge influencing the field of corrections.
  • Advancing professionalism through participation in joint efforts to improve the effectiveness of community corrections.
  • Delivering services with integrity and in a manner which respects the rights and dignity of individuals.

Mission Statement

As a public safety agency, the Orange County Probation Department serves the community using efficient and research supported corrections practices to:

  • Reduce Crime
  • Assist the Courts in Managing Offenders
  • Promote Lawful and Productive Lifestyles
  • Assist Victims