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News & Updates
ABC Awarded Grant for Recording Artists Against Drunk Driving (RADD) RADD will promote Road Safety messages on California College Campuses Sacramento – The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) has announced it will administer a grant...
January 9 is National Law Enforcement Appreciation DayThank you to ABC’s Sworn Peace Officers for working to keep us safe! Across the country on January 9th each year, there are some citizens who take the lead to show support on National Law Enforcement...
ABC Agents will be working during the Holiday Season to Promote Safety Sacramento -The winter holidays are a time to be with family and friends ringing in another year, but also a time when people can make poor choices that put themselves and others at...
On December 17, 2019 Agents from the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control and Officers from the Long Beach Police Department arrested 56 year – old Amor Amacio of Norwalk for furnishing alcohol to a minor resulting in great bodily harm or death. Amacio is accused of selling/furnishing alcohol […]
The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) and the Kern County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) have shut down a Bakersfield banquet hall that was illegally selling alcoholic beverages without a license.
Helping Communities and Assisting Businesses
The Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control provides the highest level of service and public safety to the people of the State through licensing, education, and enforcement.
The Department’s workload is divided into three elements: administration, licensing, and compliance. The Department’s Headquarters in Sacramento consists of the Director’s office and other offices performing licensing, fiscal management, legal, trade practices, training, and personnel / labor relations and other administrative support functions for the Department. Read more »