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Probation

Los Angeles County Probation is the largest probation department in the nation with more than 6,600 employees providing services for 57,000 adult probationers and more than 12,000 juveniles with an annual budget of $852 million dollars.  Ninety percent of Probation staff are sworn peace officers. Our mission is to enhance public safety, ensure victims’ rights and effect positive behavioral change by helping probationers rebuild their lives.