Santa Cruz Probation Internship Program

Work in the adult division, juvenile division, or the juvenile hall to gain practical experience in the criminal justice field working with other probation staff, partnering agencies, and clients.

You must be at least 18 years old, attend an intern orientation, be able to pass a background check, and finger printing is required. A minimum of three months is required with a weekly commitment of 8 - 10 hours.


Please check this page periodically as we will be scheduling an intern orientation in January 2024.  At the orientation, the program will be explained in depth, and you will be provided with applications. Please register by emailing Karla Wade @


If you have any questions please contact:

Karla Wade
(831) 454-3878