A union says California prison employees were pressured into falsifying suicide watch records at the state’s Stockton medical facility, endangering inmates and violating court-mandated standards.
A 19-year-old Stockton man is expected to be charged Monday with triple-murder in the deaths of a woman taken hostage and two other robbery suspects who died amid a violent police shootout in broad daylight, prosecutors said.
Police say that two boys have been taken to the hospital after a shooting in south Stockton early Saturday afternoon.
Stockton’s pay is comparable, with the average salary more than some neighboring cities, but less than the California Highway Patrol.
Measure A would increase Stockton’s sales tax to 9 percent. Measure B would tell city leaders to spend 65 percent of that new revenue on law enforcement, and 35 percent on getting out of bankruptcy.
If passed by more than 50 percent of voters, Measure A would increase Stockton’s sales tax to 9 percent. Measure B would tell city leaders to spend 65 percent of that new revenue on law enforcement, and 35 percent on getting out of bankruptcy.
A Stockton teenager may have been murdered by people he believed were his friends, because of a disorder that keeps him from understanding normal social cues.
David Cloxton, the director of a local charity, kept the donations from local businesses stashed away in his basement. It was a safe place, until thieves changed that on Sunday.
A new iPhone app is currently being beta tested that would allow people to report pictures of graffiti, broken glass, or litter around town.
84-year-old Alyce Tekerlek has owned La Maison for more than five decades. She’s never had an employee, and has never paid for advertisements.
The fire is burning at Newark Recycling & Recovery at 800 West Church Street in Stockton, near Interstate 5.
At 2 a.m., rescuers found Wayne Folmer more than a mile from camp. They stayed with him through the night until a California Highway Patrol helicopter took him to the hospital first thing in the morning.