The California Highway Patrol (CHP) Truckee Area and Communications Center are proud to serve Nevada County, Placer County, and Sierra County by providing Safety, Service and Security to thousands of residents, commuters, and tourists each day. As part of the California Highway Patrol’s Valley Division, our office patrols Interstate 80, State Route 89 South, State Route 89 North, State Route 267, and State Route 28 as well as hundreds of miles of unincorporated county roadways, and state facilities. Additionally, the Truckee Communications Center dispatches for Nevada, Placer, Sierra, and El Dorado Counties. We offer a number of programs designed to keep you safe on the road and on the highway. Contact our office for information on how to safely install a car safety seat, teach new drivers the challenges of the road, or learn some traffic safety tips, including winter driving. You can help us by driving defensively, obeying the posted speeds, not driving distracted, and being courteous on the road. Thank you for taking the time to visit our Web site, click Programs and Services above to learn more about the many traffic safety programs the CHP offers.
All Car Seat inspections and Vin inspections are done by appointment only at CHP Truckee. Feel free to contact CHP Truckee during business hours in order to set up your appointment today. (530) 563-9200