Santa Rosa Police Department Finishes First Community Listening Session – December 11, 2019

The Santa Rosa Police Department recently completed five community listening sessions to find out how it can better serve the community. This is the first time the police department has completed a series of sessions with intent to incorporate the public’s feedback. KRCB’s Adia White attended a meeting in Roseland in mid-November and tells us […]

Invisible Bars – December 10, 2019

Society seeks to punish those who commit crimes by putting them in prison. But what toll does incarceration have on prisoners’ families? Fred Stillman served 23 years in California prisons for murder. His daughter Jessica began visiting him there when she was only nine years old. Filmmaker John Beck tells their story in his documentary […]

Training First Responders in Resilience to Improve Mental Health, Part 2 – December 5, 2019

 Several state bills could help improve firefighters’ mental health. California’s fire season is becoming longer and more devastating. This is taking a toll on firefighters’ health. In yesterday’s North Bay Report, we dove into why first responders face higher rates of suicide and other mental health problems. In part two of that story, KRCB’s Adia […]