Despite Five Years of Increased Violence, Mayor Tubbs Responds to Venezuela’s Warning Saying “July Was Safe”

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STOCKTON- Yesterday the countries of Venezuela and Uruguay issued travel advisories to its citizens in response to the recent mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton. They urged them to avoid cities prone to discrimination and violence also citing the inability of the local authorities of those cities to effectively deal with it. Stockton was listed as one of those …

After Deadly Mass Shootings, Venezuela and Uruguay Warn Its Citizens to Stay Away From Stockton

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STOCKTON- Following two recent mass shootings over the weekend in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, two countries in South America, Venezuela and Uruguay, have issued travel advisories to their citizens warning them to stay away from certain cities due to “indiscriminate possession of firearms by the population” and the “impossibility of authorities to prevent these situations”. They also cite …

A Young Man Writes Letter to Mayor Tubbs Pleading for Action

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Michael Tubbs Mayor of Stockton 425 N Eldorado St Stockton,Ca 95203 Dear Mr. Tubbs:      From living in the city of Stockton we face many problems. Anywhere from the homeless population to the terrible violence we have here. However, one problem I would like to mainly address is the violence. I have lived here all my life and it …

Stockton City Manager Kurt Wilson Fired

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STOCKTON- The City Manager for the city of Stockton has been fired. Kurt Wilson was one of the highest paid administrators in the Central Valley making nearly $400,000 a year while reportedly living in Elk Grove. He was selected five years ago while working as Bob Deis’ assistant city manager as a back up choice after the person originally offered …

VIDEO: Tubbs and Miller Sold Lies to Public to Raise Taxes; 6 Years Later Crime Up as “Office of Violence Prevention” Inept

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STOCKTON- Six years after fear tactics were used to swindled voters into passing an increased sales tax on themselves to “fight violent crime”, violent crime has increased every year consecutively. Critics like Motecuzoma Sanchez, who opposed the tax, Measure A/B, were concerned that there was no restriction on the spending of the $29 million a year raised to actually go …

Reinvented Stockton: National Study Ranks City as One of Worst Run Cities in America

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STOCKTON- A new study comparing several measurables including crime, education, pollution, etc in relation to the budget and resources a city has as controlled by city leaders, ranks Stockton as one of America’s worst run cities. Stockton’s Rankings: •Quality of Services: 6th worst, 145 out 150 • Safety: 10th Most Dangerous, 141 out of 150 • Infrastructure & Pollution: Worst, …

Stockton’s Fire Chief Charged With Crime in Turlock

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TURLOCK- The Stanislaus County District Attorney has filed a misdemeanor domestic violence battery charge against Stockton Fire Chief Erik Anthony Newman. He was arrested last month on June 20th for assaulting a woman he lived in Turlock. According to the charges Newman inflicted “corporal injury resulting in a traumatic condition” on his girlfriend. In June Newman was arrested at the …

Stockton Police Make Big Arrest of Violent Gang

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STOCKTON- The police department today announced multiple arrests in related to the violence on Holiday Drive in north Stockton. SPD released the following statement: “Due to the recent gun violence in the March Lane / Holiday Drive area, the Stockton Police Department with the assistance of the California Department of Justice and the San Joaquin District Attorney’s Office launched an …

2 Shot in 2 Separate Shootings 1 Minute Apart Including “Hot Zone” With Increased Police Presence

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STOCKTON- Police have confirmed a person has been shot 3 times in the chest on the levee of Bianchi near El Dorado and is in critical condition. The shooting occurred at 7:47pm by assailants on foot. One minute later at 7:48pm there was a second shooting victim in another separate shooting nearby on Manchester in north Stockton. The victim has …

Man Shot and Killed While Driving on Freeway in Stockton

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STOCKTON- The CHP has confirmed that a man was found dead in his car, killed in a shooting on the Interstate 5 transition to the Crosstown Freeway Tuesday night around 9:30pm. Officers found a car crashed up against the freeway barrier. The driver is only being described as a Hispanic man in his early to mid-20s. The section of the …