Gang bangers and opiate addicts serve a higher master, either their gang or their addiction. The courts cannot safely release members of either group without constant and direct daily supervision and have any realistic hope that those individuals will not immediately violate any of their conditions.
The Red Scorpions are a key to this story because that gang is the primary supplier of fentanyl here on Vancouver Island.
As I write these words, oceans of rage are rolling down my cheeks and anger is demanding a way out of my soul. You see, this child of God never had a chance at life.