News Releases

Media inquiries can be made to Chief Deputy Julie Wherry at or (916) 876-8838.


Nov - Chief Seale CA State Assembly 
Oct - ADRC North Graduation
Oct - Adult Day Reporting Centers Program Facts
Oct - Probation News Release Rancho Cordova Award
Oct - PbS Award
Sep - High Risk Drug Unit Sacramento Bee
Jul - Juvenile Hall Lawsuit Sacramento Bee   


Jul - Chief Probation Officers of California Issue First Realignment Report
Jul - Third Adult Day Reporting Center class to graduate on July 25, 2012
Jun - Juvenile Hall Accepting Donated Books and Musical Instruments
May - 200 Stolen Vehicles Located with Automated License Plate Reader
May - DUI Sting
Apr - DPO Ceasar Cerna Received MADD award
Apr - At-risk probationers graduate from County’s Adult Day Reporting Center program
Apr - Kops-N-Kids Summer Camp
Apr - Perfect So Far in Preventing Felons From Returning to Prison
Mar - Man Arrested at Worst Place to Bring a Stolen Car   
Mar - Q&A: Probation Chief Don Meyer Oversees Prison Population Realignment
Feb - Juvenile Hall Open House March 10, 2012
Feb - Growing Strong Neighborhoods Keeps Rancho Cordova Safe - Fast Action Leads to Arrests


Dec 28 - Stolen Car Monday Is Looming - New Year's Top Stolen Car Holiday
Dec 27 - Title II Formula Block Grant Award
Dec 19 - Agencies Team Up to Crack Down on Drunk Drivers
Dec 19 - Probation Department Recovers 100th Stolen Vehicle With Automated License Plate Reader Technology  
Nov 21 - A Busload of Turkeys 
Nov 18 - Turkey Donations
Nov 14 - Grant to aid crackdown on high-risk, repeat DUI offenders
Sep 26 - Sacramento Bee: Here come the inmates -- county debates where scarce funding should go
Sep 26 -  FOX 40 News: Sac County Inmate Transfer Rehab Programs
Sep 01 - Rancho Cordova City Views Fall 2011: "Leadership Style Attracts Pilot Probation Project”
Aug 23 - PbS Award
Jul 19 - Probation Parole Week
Jan 12 - YDF Open House   


Dec 12 - JJDPC Scholarships Advisory
May - Probation Community Alert Brochure
May - Probation Mandates Not Met After Proposed FY 2010-11 Reductions    
Apr - Recent events where Probation staff have made a difference in the community.
Mar 26 - Letter from Chief Meyer to the heads of the law enforcement agencies in Sacramento outlining proposed reductions to Probation
Jan 30 - YDF Open House


Dec 18 - Probation Officer Rescues Elk Grove Man from Fire
Nov 25 - Probation Conducts Sting On DUI Offenders in Sacramento
Nov 02 - Probation Launches New Public Website   
Oct - Chief Meyer featured on CNN.Money    
Oct 16 - Boys Ranch Residents to Get Graphic Presentation on Reckless Driving
Sep 30 - Probation Targets Chronic DUI Offenders in Sacramento
Sep 04 - Two Young Males Sentenced to Probation for Life – Both Are Ecstatic
Aug 13 - Sacramento Monarchs and Wells Fargo to Unveil Do It Yourself (DIY) Teen Center at River Oak Center for Children
Aug - Monarchs and Wells Fargo create Teen Center at River Oak 
Jul 20 - H1N1 (Swine Flu) Suspected at the Juvenile Hall
Jul 02 - Probation Targets Chronic DUI Offenders in Sacramento