The Superior Court of California County of San Joaquin Local Rules states that one way to have an arrest warrant issued is “when a defendant fails to appear and a bench warrant is issued“ (Rule 2, Criminal Section).
If you believe you have an outstanding warrant in San Joaquin County, CA, you may conduct a warrant search by going to the Sheriff’s Office Records Division at 7000 Michael N. Canlis Blvd, French Camp, CA, 95231 during the hours of 8, am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday. The Sheriff’s Office requests that you present your current identification card with a photo along with your request for a warrants check. They are open 24-hours a day for custody related issues. You may also seek information by calling them at 209-468-4408 or viewing the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Records Division web page https://www.sjgov.org/sheriff/records.html.
It would be best if you also inquired at the Superior Court of California, County of San Joaquin, located at 222 East Weber Avenue, Room 303, Stockton, CA 95202. The Clerk’s Office is open to the public from 8 am until 3 pm Monday through Friday. It can be reached by phone at 209-468-2878.
You can always access the State of California’s online criminal records database by referring to the above search.
If you would like to find out whether someone is currently in custody in Jan Joaquin County, you can call 209-468-4562, or access the records online by going to https://www.sjgov.org/sheriff/whosincustody.html, which is a PDF listing of incarcerating individuals.
Can you find arrest records and information on San Joaquin County warrants over the phone? (Updated in 2021)
- For information on arrests and inmates, call the Jail Infoline (209) 468-4562.
- For inmate records, call (209) 468-4409.
- For general inquiries, get in touch with the Sheriff’s Office by dialing their non-emergency phone number- (209) 468-4400.
- For all inquiries (only from victims) pertaining to a criminal case, call the agency at (209) 468-4425 (person crimes) and (209) 468-4449 (property).
- For victim’s assistance, call the DA’s Office at 209-468-2500.
Crime statistics for San Joaquin County, CA
Between 2018 and 2018, the annual crime rate of San Joaquin County remained in the range of 3300 to 3500 incidents, showing a minuscule drop of around 5%, with the figures going from 3490 in 2018 to 3440 in 2019. Of the complaints filed, more than 2700 were against property crimes and around 750 were against violent crimes.
Over 330,000 crimes were reported in San Joaquin County, California, in the time period between 1999 and 2008, of which 230,000 were thefts, over 1,700 rapes, and about 400 murders. With an average of 33,000 reports each year, a crime is reported every 15 minutes in San Joaquin County. Crime rates soared by over 38 percent, with a 43 rise in violent crimes.