Our mission is to improve public safety and the quality of life in Tehama County through offender compliance and accountability.



  • Fewer Crimes
  • Fewer Victims


  • Offender compliance with court orders
  • Provide accurate, timely probation recommendations
  • Maintain a safe and secure Juvenile Detention Facility
  • Provide evidence based programs that proved opportunities for offenders to become productive law abiding members of the community

Guiding Principals

  • Public Safety First
  • Fiscal Accountability
  • Transparency
  • Integrity
  • Fairness and Equity
  • “Do the right thing”


Code of Ethics

  • Act without prejudice and respect the rights of all persons
  • Uphold the law with dignity
  • Be objective in the performance of my duties
  • Cooperate with fellow workers, other agencies, and the public
  • Improve professional standards by continuously enchancing my knowledge and expertise

    Secretary of State’s Voting Right for Incarcerated Person

    Contact Us

    Tehama County Probation

    Richard A. Muench, Chief Probation Officer

    1840 Walnut Street
    Red Bluff, CA 96080
    PO Box 99, Red Bluff, CA 96080

    (530) 527-4052
    Fax (530) 527-1579
    Office Hours – 8 a.m. through 5 p.m.
    Monday through Friday

    Shelley Pluim

    Deputy Chief Probation Officer
    Juvenile Probation / Juvenile Detention Facility

    Greg Ulloa

    Deputy Chief Probation Officer
    Adult Probation Division / Day Reporting Center
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