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Civil and Code Enforcement

Published on: 1/22/2018 7:19 PM

The Civil and Code Enforcement Section partners with other County departments to protect the health, safety, and wellbeing of County residents by enforcing the County Ordinance Code, and state law where a County department serves as the local enforcement agency for the State of California.  Attorneys in the Section advise County departments regarding potential enforcement actions, coordinate investigations, review administrative complaints, and civilly prosecute responsible parties through trial and appeal.  Issues on which the attorneys in the Section work include substandard housing, environmental contamination and clean up, and enforcement of County wage and labor laws.