Stockton Bankruptcy Slide Measured in Murder Surge

Stockton Bankruptcy Slide Measured in Murder Surge Play

June 20 (Bloomberg) -- Stockton, California, Mayor Ann Johnston and residents talk with Bloomberg's Alison Vekshin about the city's surging murder rate The number of murders in the city has more than doubled since 2008 as Stockton cuts service and staff to stay afloat. Stockton, about 80 miles (130 kilometers) east of San Francisco, is poised to become the largest city in U.S. history to seek bankruptcy protection. (Source: Bloomberg)

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