Bureau of Professional Standards

(650) 363-4395

The functions of the Bureau of Professional Standards, include: candidate recruitment and background investigation; departmental personnel management; employee relation activities; investigation of complaints regarding sworn and non-sworn employees; evaluation and certification of citizens requesting special permits; and internal administration of the employee disability program.

In performing many of these functions, the Bureau works closely and effectively with staff from the Human Resources Department, as well as the County Counsel.

Citizen Complaints/Commendations, please call: (650) 363-4692.