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Stockton Police Department

The Stockton Police Department was founded August 14, 1850, when the city covered about 4.3 square miles and was protected by 17 officers and a Chief of Police. San Joaquin County had a population of 3,647.


Today, Stockton has grown to 65 square miles with a population of over 315,592.  And the size and mission of the Stockton Police Department has grown too.


The Stockton Police Department, led by Chief Eric Jones, protects and serves the citizens of the 13th largest city in California with: 


Vehicle fleet used by the Stockton Police Department includes:

  • Marked Vehicles - 175
  • Unmarked Vehicles - 201
  • Motorcycles - 30
  • Evidence Vans - 8
  • Bicycles - 16
  • Animal Control - 8
  • Miscellaneous - 21



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This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 1/12/2018