Restorative Justice isn’t a new concept. But it is a radical departure from “zero tolerance," one that is now making a difference in Santa Rosa schools. The results are detailed in a new documentary by a local filmmaker.
John Beck’s film "Restorative Justice: Changing Hearts and Minds,” will be shown on KRCB television Monday evening at 7:30. See a trailer for it below.
(L to R) SCP CEO Geof Syphers and Sebastopol Mayor/SCP Board Member Patrick Slayter present Keller McDonald, Superintendent of West Sonoma County Union High School District with a check representing the school district’s annual NetGreen cashout from SCP.
This week in Petaluma COTS, or Committee on the Shelterless, re-opens its facility to help homeless families, after shutting its doors three years ago. The shelter is located at 1500 Petaluma Blvd South.