Press Releases

  • April 27, 2022
    • Public Works
    San Joaquin County To Start Construction On Much Anticipated Improvements To Pershing Avenue

    On May 2, 2022, San Joaquin County will begin construction of planned improvements to Pershing Avenue from Meadow Avenue to Thornton Road in north Stockton. The Pershing Avenue Improvements Project, funded by the Measure K half-cent sales tax, will widen Pershing Avenue to include a two-way left turn lane, sidewalk improvements, and buffered bicycle lanes (south of Hammer Lane only). Utility infrastructure improvements include new storm drainage and water supply pipelines north of Hammer Lane.

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  • April 27, 2022
    • District Attorney

    The San Joaquin County District Attorney’s Office, in commemoration of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, will be raising awareness April 24-30, 2022 about crime victims’ issues, rights, and introduce the community to important resources.

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  • April 20, 2022
    • District Attorney

    Today, District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar announced that defendant Anthony Gray, 52, was arraigned on murder charges in the death of a 15-year-old Stagg High School student.

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  • April 20, 2022
    • Board of Supervisors
    San Joaquin County Board Of Supervisors Receive COVID-19 Updates And Take Actions

    San Joaquin County Public Health Officer Dr. Maggie Park told the Board of Supervisors yesterday that COVID19 case rates, hospitalizations, and ICU admissions are at an all-time low. In addition, COVID-19 case rates and hospitalizations in San Joaquin County are below the statewide case rate of 6.5 per 100,000 and continue to decrease. She said while this is very good news, case rates could be much higher because many people are taking rapid antigen tests which aren’t reported or calculated into the current case count.

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  • April 12, 2022
    • District Attorney

    Today, District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar, members of the San Joaquin County District Attorney’s Office and Family Justice Center joined Women’s Center Youth and Family Services in their “Teal Sand Project” in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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