The Monterey County Civil Grand Jury is pleased to announce that it has convened for the 2016-17 term.

The Civil Grand Jury investigates and provides reports on the operations of local government in Monterey County, including the County, Cities and the numerous Special Districts that exist to serve the residents of the County. The Civil Grand Jury undertakes investigations on its own initiative, but also encourages residents to submit written complaints that it may investigate.

Written complaints may be submitted to the Civil Grand Jury at P.O. Box 414, Salinas, CA 93901.

Additional information on the Civil Grand Jury may be obtained through the County’s website,, and the website for the Monterey County Superior Court,

The Jurors for the 2016-17 Civil Grand Jury, and the communities within which they reside, are:

Clara Baber (Salinas)
Debby Beck (Pacific Grove)
Deborah Bennett (Castroville)
Kathy Beuthin (Monterey)
Jessica Cruz (Salinas)
Carol Johnson (Monterey) Martin Levi (Monterey)
Albert Lomeli (Salinas)
John Meeks (Salinas)
Teresa Meister, Foreperson (Salinas)
Cindy Minor (Monterey)
Noel Perry (Salinas)
Virgil Piper (Marina)
Peter Richmond (Del Rey Oaks)
Robert Thornton (Salinas)
Tammy Weber (Salinas)


2016-2017 Monterey County Civil Grand Jury Reports


2015-2016 Monterey County Civil Grand Jury Reports

  1. BWC (Body Worn Cameras) Final Report

  2. Housing Homeless Women

  3. Overcoming Obstacles Together

  4. Opportunities For New Life
  5. Parks & SCRAMP
  6. Pacific Grove Sewage Spill
  7. Striving for Sustainability

2014-2015 Monterey County Civil Grand Jury Reports


2013 Monterey County Civil Grand Jury Reports

2012 Monterey County Civil Grand Jury Reports

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