Former Gunn student found guilty in 2009 shooting Schools & Kids, posted by Editor, Palo Alto Online, on May 29, 2012 at 9:50 pm
Daniel Gil-Fernandez, a Gunn High School dropout and self-proclaimed Nortenos gang member, was found guilty Tuesday afternoon of shooting a rival gang member in 2009, Santa Clara County Deputy District Attorney Chuck Gillingham said.
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Posted by Nayeli, a resident of the Midtown neighborhood, on May 30, 2012 at 1:19 pm Nayeli is a member (registered user) of Palo Alto Online
While I am glad that this young thug was locked up, I can't help but wonder about solutions for this issue.
Gangs, theft and violence are becoming an increasing part of society. I read a book last week that spoke of how "shame" associated with criminal or deviant activity was one of the factors that prevented it. Now, some criminals literally boast of their "labor."