Arrest in Domestic Violence Incident

On Tuesday, 7-29-14, at approximately 1315 hours, Deputies were dispatched to the 9000 Block of Stillwater Road for the report of shots fired. At the scene Deputies contacted several victims, who told them, Suspect Brian Willard Roesner was at the… Continue Reading

California Emergency Physicians Donate $5,000 to Justice Center

The Shasta Family Justice Center (SFJC) has received a $5,000 donation from The California Emergency Physicians Group of America (CEPA), the Emergency Physicians at Mercy Medical Center Redding (MMCR). The funds will be used for the day-to-day operations of the… Continue Reading


Redding Police K-9 Vermut Aids in Domestic Violence Arrest

On Monday, August 15, 2011 at approximately 8:08 p.m., Redding Police Officers were dispatched to the Bechelli Lane Market, 3408 Bechelli Lane regarding a domestic violence incident. At approximately 8:19 p.m., officers arrived on scene and contacted the female victim.… Continue Reading

Shasta Family Justice Center Seeks Volunteers; Training Friday

The Shasta Family Justice Center (SFJC) is seeking volunteers to help victims of Family Violence. Volunteers are needed to help with our children’s program, events, client navigation (case management), paralegal, legal document assistants and administrative assistance. The next training is… Continue Reading


Empowering Families Campaign Underway

This week, the Shasta Family Justice Center (SFJC) kicked off the Empowering Families campaign. During the month of February 2011, local businesses are asking customers to donate $1 to help end family violence in our community.  All funds raised will… Continue Reading


Scarlett’s Story, Part 2: From Horror to Wholeness

Even after surviving and leaving one abuser, Scarlett wouldn’t escape a second cycle of domestic violence.

She had known Jason (not his real name) and his family for many years – “there was something about that that was very nice to have,” she said. She was drawn to his kindness and attracted to his … Continue Reading