The California Highway Patrol (CHP) Placerville Area is proud to serve the western slope of El Dorado County providing Safety, Service and Security to thousands of residents, commuters, and tourists each day. As part of the CHP’s Valley Division, our office patrols all roads outside of Placerville City limits and numerous state facilities.
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. 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.