The thought of your teenager dating is a lot for most parents to wrap their heads around, but Katie Gilbertson, executive director of SAFE Familiy Justice Centers, warns that the thought of dating itself shouldn’t be the major concern for most parents. “The real concern lies within the hidden and unknown dangers of teen dating abuse,” she said.
Reflect, Emerge, Act, Choose, Hope takes a proactive approach to helping trafficking victims
REACH involves various aspects of the criminal justice system – the courts, the District Attorney’s Office, the Probation Department, and defense attorneys – all working together to help victims. “We are trying to take a proactive approach to fight human trafficking,” said Riverside County Deputy District Attorney Gary Polk who works with REACH for our office.
The holiday season traditionally is a time for both giving and receiving.
But, for that to work, there obviously needs to be a giver and a recipient. This a quick story about one of each who helped make the DA’s Office 2021 Season of Giving a tremendous success.
The DA's Office recognizes that fentanyl is terrorizing our community. We are dedicated to combatting the fentanyl crisis with a three-pronged approach: education, prevention, and prosecution. Read this blog article to learn more.
While it seems like we just finished handling out Halloween candy and, depending on when you read this, may not yet have had Thanksgiving dinner, now is a good time to either learn or remind yourself how to stay safe when shopping – online or in person.