The San Rafael Police Youth Services Bureau (YSB) has been in existence since 1978 and has always been dedicated to serving youth and families who live and/or work in San Rafael. The mission of the Youth Services Bureau is to keep at-risk youth out of the juvenile justice system and set them on a positive path towards their fulfillment and happiness as good and productive citizens of society. Our goal is to help young people succeed at home, at school, at work and with peers and we utilize a variety of programs towards that end. The strengthening of the family unit, however small or diverse, is a key to youth success and our YSB staff and intern counselors are highly trained to help make a difference.
We welcome the opportunity to provide services to our citizens and offer the following programs: