Riverside County Department of Justice

Find Riverside County California Department of Justice, Justice Department and DoJ locations. The Department of Justice provides information on law enforcement and justice in the U.S.A., juvenile justice, the Attorney General, the Supreme Court, criminal justice degrees and criminal justice jobs, as well as information about justice career opportunities in its subsidiary agencies.

Riverside California Department of Justice 7425 Mission Boulevard Riverside CA 92509 951-361-5000

Temecula California Department of Justice 43136 Rancho Way Temecula CA 92590 951-676-2261

About Riverside County Department of Justice Offices

The Riverside County Department of Justice is an executive branch department at either the federal or California State level that is responsible for the enforcement of the law in Riverside County, CA. The Riverside County DOJ operates under the leadership of the Attorney General and represents the interests of the U.S. or California government in legal matters involving the government. The U.S. Department of Justice (USDOJ) administers more than 90 U.S. Attorneys Offices throughout the country, which represent the federal government in U.S. district courts and U.S. courts of appeals, including Riverside County DOJ locations. The Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys is charged with coordinating individual Riverside County U.S. Attorneys' Offices.

You may contact the Department of Justice for questions about:
  • Riverside County DOJ Offices and locations
  • Department of Justice Agencies
  • Riverside County federal criminal investigations
  • US Attorney General
  • California Attorney General
Riverside County Federal Law Enforcement Agencies

The USDOJ is also the parent agency for several law enforcement agencies, including the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF). Resources that support the administration of justice, public safety, and law enforcement are conducted through other USDOJ offices, such as the Community Oriented Policing Services and the Office of Justice Programs. The Office of the Inspector General has the authority to review Federal Law compliance of law enforcement agencies of the United States DOJ as well as other organizations within the department.

Riverside County Civil Rights & Disability Law

Numerous USDOJ offices and divisions have been established in order to enforce specific areas of law. The Civil Rights Division enforces the Civil Rights Act, the Voting Rights Act, and the Americans with Disabilities Act in Riverside County, California. The Tax Division is tasked with enforcing tax law and promoting voluntary compliance. The USDOJ also operates focused enforcement efforts in Riverside County on environmental law, anti-trust law, and violence against women.

National Security Programs

The National Security Division of the USDOJ operates multiple programs to protect the U.S. from threats to the nation's security. This division implements Riverside County counterterrorism initiatives, conducts intelligence and counterintelligence efforts, and investigates financial transactions for their impact on national security.

California Department of Justice

California State-level Departments of Justice are executive branch departments that fulfill a similar role to the USDOJ. State Departments of Justice have a more narrowly defined scope, but similar to the US Dept of Justice, they are responsible for enforcing California State law and representing the interests of California in legal matters. California carries out these functions through their Riverside County offices of the Attorney General.