Mother Sharletta Evans 'Adopts' Man Who Killed Her SonA mother whose toddler son was accidentally murdered years ago during a gang shooting is working to get the killer out of prison. In fact, she has gone way beyond that, accepting him as "her own son."
'I Forgave Him': Denver Mother Accepts Child's Killer As Her SonIt's called Restorative Justice. Victims and the perpetrators meet face to face for purposes of understanding and healing.
DPD Gang Unit Was MIA During LoDo MurderA CBS4 Investigation has found that the Denver Police Department’s gang bureau was warned about potential gang violence in LoDo the night of July 29, but the unit commander sent his officers home hours before the end of their shift.
Colorado Lawmakers Consider Restorative JusticeSharletta Evans says meeting her son's killers would help her heal. A bill Colorado lawmakers are debating aims to help facilitate that, but it's facing a tough test from the first legislators to decide whether it fails or moves on.