Tehama County Probation

Richard "Dick" Muench

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

(530) 527-4052
Fax (530) 528-2015
Office Hours - 8 a.m. through 5 p.m. 
Monday through Friday 


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 enhancing my knowledge and expertise


Secretary of State's Voting Rights Guide for Incarcerated Persons (LINK)