San Joaquin County
District Attorney's Office
  • Protecting Seniors in Our Community

    May 22, 2019, 00:05 AM by User Not Found
    Today, San Joaquin County commemorated Senior Awareness Day with an outreach event at the county fairgrounds. Members of the office were present to share information about our Communities Against Senior Exploitation (CASE) Partnership Program , and the various resources available through our office to protect and serve senior citizens.
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  • UPDATE: People v. Donte Revels

    May 22, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    On Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Revels, 33, was convicted by a jury for the death of a two-year-old in his care. Charges of conviction include: assault on a child under 8 years of age causing death (Penal Code section 273ab) and child endangerment (Penal Code section 2673a(a).)
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  • People v. Alvin Larry Davis

    May 20, 2019, 00:05 AM by User Not Found
    Today, Davis, 78, was sentenced for the July 5, 2012 murder of Hazel Dingman who was 84 years old at the time of her murder. Davis was sentenced to life in state prison without the possibility of parole plus a 25 to life in prison term.
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  • People v. Anthony Silva, Statement of Plea

    May 20, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    Pursuant to plea negotiations, Defendant has agreed to enter a plea to Count Six, to wit: Penal Code Section
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  • People v. Edward Iturralde

    May 17, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    On Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 Iturralde, 60, was convicted by a jury of nine counts of sexual molestation (Penal Code section 288 (A)) involving four different victims. Iturralde was also convicted of attempting to dissuade three of the victims from testifying. (Penal Code section 136.1(A)(2).)
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  • SJCDA Releases Findings and Decision in the Matter of Rodney Watts (2016 Officer Involved Shooting)

    Apr 16, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    Pursuant to the provisions of the San Joaquin County Officer-Involved Critical Incident Protocol, effective August 1, 1994, the responsibility of the Office of the District Attorney is to review the facts and determine what, if any, criminal charges should be filed whenever there is an officer-involved fatality or life-threatening incident.
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  • Protecting Children - A Priority for Our Community

    Apr 4, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    Each generation looks to young people to create a brighter future that encourages safe and engaging communities. This hope begins with healthy children being supported by their families, caregivers, teachers, and community. The District Attorney's Office collaborates with local law enforcement agencies and community based organizations to combat horrific crimes committed against some of our most vulnerable citizens - our children.
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  • SJCDA Releases Findings And Decision In The Matter of Jose Feliciano (2017 Officer Involved Shooting)

    Apr 2, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    Pursuant to the provisions of the San Joaquin County Officer-Involved Critical Incident Protocol, effective August 1, 1994, the responsibility of the Office of the District Attorney is to review the facts and determine what, if any, criminal charges should be filed whenever there is an officer-involved fatality or life- threatening incident.
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  • San Joaquin County District Attorney's Office Commemorates National Crime Victims' Rights Week, April 7-13, 2019

    Apr 1, 2019, 00:05 AM by User Not Found
    Stockton, CA - The Victim-Witness Unit of the San Joaquin County District Attorney's Office, in commemoration of National Crime Victims' Rights Week (NCVRW), April 7-13, 2019, is hosting two public events in coordination with the Victims of Violent Crime San Joaquin Support Group, including a 5k walk in downtown Stockton and a remembrance ceremony, prior to being recognized by the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors.
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  • Los Angeles, San Joaquin County District Attorneys Announce Code for America Partnership to Reduce, Clear Cannabis Convictions

    Apr 1, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    Tori Verber Supports Code for America LOS ANGELES -- District Attorneys Jackie Lacey of Los Angeles County and Tori Verber Salazar of San Joaquin County joined with Code for America today to announce a cutting-edge, criminal justice reform partnership to automatically clear more than 50,000 eligible cannabis convictions under Proposition 64. San Joaquin County District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar, Public Defender Miriam Lyell and Chairman of the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors Miguel Villapudua joined Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey for the announcement, which will yield significant cost-savings for the County and taxpayers, while expanding educational and economic opportunities for those whose convictions have been cleared or reduced, in accordance with California law.
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  • District Attorney Welcomes Code for America

    Mar 12, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    In 2019, the San Joaquin County District Attorney's office entered into a partnership with Code for America, as part of our efforts to address Prop 64 cases in a more resource efficient manner. Over the past 3.5 years, we have worked to clear approximately 26,000 records under Proposition 47 with an estimated cost of $2.5 million. With this partnership and the development of the algorithm, we will have the capacity to clear the 51,000 cases, providing 3,000 members of our community with record clearance, as a result of Proposition 64.
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  • International Women's Day

    Mar 8, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    To mark the occasion, a few members of the DA's office came together to release a message of hope, inspiration, and an invitation to seek out resources and assistance from the Family Justice Center.
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  • Youth Leadership Academy 2019

    Mar 1, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    The San Joaquin County District Attorney's Office is pleased to announce that applications for the 18 th San Joaquin County Justice System Youth Leadership Academy are now open. This year's program is scheduled to run June 10 - July 12, 2019, between 8:30am-12pm, Monday through Friday.
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  • Funding Available for Public Safety, Gang and Narcotic Intervention and Prevention in San Joaquin County

    Feb 1, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    STOCKTON -- The San Joaquin County District Attorney's Office is pleased to announce another round of funding for local organizations who are implementing innovative strategies to combat the presence of drugs and gangs in our community. San Joaquin County has allocated up to $250,000 to be divided among selected organizations as part of the Public Safety, Gang and Narcotic Intervention and Prevention pilot project funding program.
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  • A Vehicular Homicide Primer

    Jan 29, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY- In the past several weeks there have been several vehicular homicide cases charged by the San Joaquin County District Attorney's Office. Several of these cases have been reported in the press and have generated many comments on various social media platforms. In an effort to clarify several of the issues involved in vehicular homicide cases, the SJCDA presents this overview on some of the common elements involved in these types of cases.
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  • Christmas Eve commutations include seven from San Joaquin County

    Jan 3, 2019, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    SACRAMENTO - Last week, on Christmas Eve, Governor Edmund "Jerry" Brown granted 143 pardons and 131 commutations; five convicts receiving clemency are San Joaquin County convicts. (See, link below, "December 2018 Pardons and Commutations."
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  • San Joaquin County District Attorney's Office Announces Statewide Settlement with Target for Environmental Violations

    Dec 7, 2018, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    STOCKTON - This week, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced a statewide settlement with Minnesota-based Target Corporation. The settlement resolves allegations that Target violated state laws and injunctive terms from a 2011 stipulated judgment regarding the company's handling and disposal of retail hazardous waste.
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  • San Joaquin County Family Justice Center Phase Two Opens its Doors

    Oct 10, 2018, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    STOCKTON - On Wednesday, October 10, the San Joaquin County District Attorney's Office opened the doors of the new San Joaquin County Family Justice Center. This new space is an exciting expansion on what began in 2014.
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  • YLA Receives Diversity EEOC Award

    Oct 4, 2018, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    STOCKTON, CA - Today, the San Joaquin County District Attorney's office was recognized for its leadership in facilitating the Summer Youth Leadership Academy. The EEO and Diversity Award is presented annually by the San Joaquin County Office of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) to a county unit or department that has demonstrated a commitment to promoting, embracing, enhancing and advancing the spirit of diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity within the County.
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  • People v. Drain Hampton - Sentencing

    Sep 4, 2018, 00:00 AM by User Not Found
    STOCKTON - Today, Ashley Lynn Drain Hampton was sentenced to fifteen months in the county jail, 200 hours of community service and placed on five years of formal probation. Judge Charlotte Orcutt, the sentencing judge, allowed for Drain Hampton to apply for custody alternatives including home detention. With the perjury conviction, Drain Hampton is unable to hold public office.
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