Phone#:  (209) 468-4310

Sheriff Moore (62 years of age)
San Joaquin County Sheriff – Coroner – Public Administrator

Elected Sheriff November 9, 2006, and took office January 8, 2007. He is currently serving his second term as Sheriff and will begin serving a third term in January 2015 after being re-elected Sheriff in June 2014.

Sheriff Moore began his law enforcement career at the Oxnard Police Department in 1978. In 1982, he joined the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office as a Deputy Sheriff.

He has over 30 years of law enforcement experience and has commanded every major division within the Sheriff’s Office.

Sheriff Moore holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminology Law Enforcement from California State University, Fresno, and a single-subject teaching credential. He is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy (185th Session) in Quantico, Virginia.

Sheriff Moore is a recipient of the Linden Lions Club’s “Melvin Jones Fellowship Award" and the California Peace Officers Association’s “Award of Distinction." He is a recipient of a “Paul Harris Fellowship" with the Tracy Rotary Club.

In June 2007, Sheriff Moore was appointed and served on the California Council for Interstate Adult Supervision by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.

In April 2009, Sheriff Moore was appointed to the California State Sheriff’s Association (CSSA) Board of Directors and served as Chairman for the Audit, Budget, and Finance Committee.

In January 2010, Sheriff Moore was appointed and served on the California Department of Boating and Waterways Commission by Governor Schwarzenegger.

In June 2013, Sheriff Moore was selected as the California State Sheriff’s Association (CSSA) Sergeant at Arms and was sworn into the position by Governor Jerry Brown.

In April 2014, Sheriff Moore was selected and elevated to the office of California State Sheriff’s Association (CSSA) Treasurer and was again sworn into the position by Governor Jerry Brown.

Married for 34 years to wife Robyn Giannecchini Moore, they have a daughter, Stephanie, and a son, Gregory. The Moore family resides in Linden.

Steve enjoys working, traveling, running, dining with friends, and spending time with his family.