Kenneth Stevens: 25 years of revolving doors for Christian Stevens |

Kenneth Stevens: 25 years of revolving doors for Christian Stevens

25 years of revolving doors for Christian Stevens

Please thank Nevada County for housing my son and restoring his competency. I do find it difficult to believe he would harm any young person.

I would believe he was trying to gain information on the location of a hardware store was so he could purchase another hammer.

Christian has been in and out jail since he was 20. He has been deemed “incompetent” to stand trial numerous times, in numerous states. When he is released, he is “recaptured” as he will have outstanding warrants somewhere.

He has, at minimum five outstanding at this time, and the locals get to house him, as well as transport him again and again at taxpayer expense. Since states have closed facilities such as Agnews State Hospital, the population has only shifted to the jails and prisons. He was in a mental facility in Yakima, recently, and was to be transported to Eastern State Hospital for long-term care but received a “shot,” past which, his competency was miraculously restored and they released him.

Go figure. This revolving door has been ongoing since he was 20 years of age. He is 45 now.

Twenty five years of SSI, Medicaid, Medicare, transportation, housing. Statistically, he should live another 25 years and so the story continues.

Kenneth Stevens, who lives in the state of Washington, is the father of Christian Lee Stevens, who faces a charge of carrying a deadly weapon in a Sept. 23, 2015 incident in Grass Valley. A judge has ordered a psychological evaluation in the case.

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