San Joaquin County has formed an Illegal Fireworks Task Force comprised of local fire and law enforcement agencies in the County. The goals of the task force are to 1) educate the public about the laws relating to illegal fireworks, and 2) to enhance enforcement efforts within the County.
Any fireworks that do not carry the “safe and sane” seal on the label are illegal in the State of California. Please be safe this 4th of July Holiday!
In this video, Ralph Womack, Navigator for Project Navigate.Constructive Change talks about the program and what it is accomplishing. Project Navigate.Constructive Change was originally pursued by District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar, who proposed a prevention program. Beginning in June 2015, Project Navigate.Constructive Change came into being with its mission to identify youngsters getting into the system at an early stage and assessing if services could steer them elsewhere.
Set up in 1995, the San Joaquin County Gang Suppression Task Force has been moving forward with reducing the incidences of violent crimes from gang members. Supervising Deputy District Attorney Mark Dennings gives us a rundown.
This powerful program contains actual 911 audio, crime scene and injury photos, defines teen dating violence, gives warning signs, statistics, explains the cycle of violence, and provides tips for a safety plan and resources for assistance. "The Choice Is Yours", a proactive teen dating violence prevention program, was introduced to the San Joaquin County schools initially during the 2006-2007 academic year. Since then it has been presented to thousands of students, teachers, administrators, and support personnel all over San Joaquin County
This movie, which was released in November 2010, is intended as a follow-up to "The Choice is Yours", which discusses the warning signs of abusive relationships. It shows the ultimate risk a person faces when they choose to stay in an abusive relationship.
This movie shares the stories of three mothers who share four things in common:
1.They all were mothers to beautiful daughters.
2.Their daughters were attracted to and dated "bad boys".
3.Their daughters were murdered by their "bad boys".
4.All of the murders occurred here in San Joaquin County.
The movie contains 911 tapes, graphic crime scene and autopsy photos, the stories of the lives of the victims before, and leading up to, their final days.
Viewer Discretion is Advised.
San Joaquin County business owners continue to suffer huge financial losses due to embezzlement by people with access to their books. Deputy District Attorney Stephen E. Taylor offers some basic tips to help business owners avoid this costly problem.
Chief Deputy District Attorney Sherri Adams talks about the San Joaquin CASE Program and some of the practical information for seniors that it provides.
Suzanne Schultz talks about the San Joaquin County Family Justice Center and how it is an important service for victims of crime.
Made just for kids! Scared about going into the courtroom and talking? Don't be afraid. This video shows you everything you need to know from talking at the Child Advocacy Center, to what a Bailiff in a courtroom does. Come watch with us!