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Community Groups Tackle Social Problems in California

Members of the North Oakland Restorative Justice Council walk through a neighborhood holding candles to remember Eric Harvis, a man killed here last month in a street robbery. This would have been his 42nd birthday. Several members of the group have lost loved ones to violence, and one of the organizers, known as Auntie Frances, said these kinds of events help. “To add some healing in the community, to touch some lives, some family lives, to just let people know who have been...

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