SANTA MARIA, Calif. – In makes an attempt to ease inmate re-integration and rehabilitation, the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Workplace launched an Inmate Elimination Program.
“The aim of the Tattoo Elimination Program is to help the Sheriff’s Workplace within the rehabilitation of inmates by eradicating tattoos or physique artwork which may be deemed socially unacceptable and which may hinder their capability to reintegrate again into the neighborhood,” mentioned sheriff’s spokeswoman Raquel Zick. “The Sheriff’s Workplace’s mission by way of this program is to assist eradicate boundaries which may hamper the inmate’s profitable re-integration into society.”
Dr. Bernard Weinstock carried out the primary spherical of tattoo elimination remedies for an inmate on the Northern Department Jail on Wednesday, Zick mentioned, including that the jail’s Inmate Providers Program plans to supply the remedies to inmates freed from cost with appointments on a weekly foundation.
As a way to get the tattoo elimination therapy, inmates should take part in rehabilitation applications, haven’t any present self-discipline experiences, and sentencing should be finalized with sufficient confinement time to finish the tattoo elimination course of.
This system was made potential by way of a partnership with Dr. John Baeke and Weinstock who attended a particular coaching on how you can use the Tri-Beam laser tattoo elimination machine, Zick mentioned.