Homeless

AP News
September 18, 2019 - 10:25 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has voted to join an effort to seek reversal of a court decision that restricts efforts to bar homeless people from sleeping on sidewalks in Western states. The board's 3-2 vote Tuesday coincided with the start of a California...
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Rebekah Sager
September 12, 2019 - 2:23 pm
Los Angeles Police Department Robbery-Homicide Division detectives are investigating the badly burned body of a man found at Lake Balboa Park in the Van Nuys area According to the coroner's office, the still-unidentified body was discovered Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. near Balboa and Burbank boulevards...
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KNX 1070
September 04, 2019 - 11:04 am
The Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved an ordinance that would allow law enforcement to order anyone, homeless or otherwise, out of brush areas at high-risk for fires. Homeless people living in the brush on red-flag days could end up being moved out by LAPD. The LA City Council took up...
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CNS News
September 04, 2019 - 7:37 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Two 25-year-old men have been arrested on suspicion of setting a brush fire that burned 45 acres in the Eagle Rock area, allegedly in an attempt to kill people at a homeless encampment, it was reported Tuesday. Bryan A. Araujocabrera of Pacoima and Daniel M. Noguiera of Eagle...
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CNS News
August 28, 2019 - 11:35 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The Los Angeles-area authority charged with spearheading outreach to the homeless and providing housing services and referrals to mental illness and substance abuse treatment is failing to meet the obligations outlined in its contract with the city, according to an audit...
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Rebekah Sager
August 14, 2019 - 2:24 pm
A dog owner was left in shock after during a walk on the beach turned into a nightmare. A man came from behind her and without provocation, kicked her dog, Sophie, 15 feet into the air. Port Hueneme Police responded Friday around 2 pm to reports of a homeless man fighting with lifeguards. Police...
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Rebekah Sager
August 14, 2019 - 1:38 pm
San Francisco police have arrested a suspect seen on video violently attacking a woman and attempting to get into her apartment building. The incident happened Sunday at around 1:40 am in the downtown Embarcadero neighborhood. Austin James Vincent, 25, is being held at the San Francisco County Jail...
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Pomona Police Department Facebook
August 12, 2019 - 8:42 am
The Pomona Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a suspect who is responsible for illegal dumping and allegedly struck a man's car with a large rock in the Pomona area. The department said on its Facebook page that suspect Jacob Makwana is responsible for illegal dumping in...
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AP
August 02, 2019 - 7:58 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The sidewalks surrounding Ahmed Al Barak's corner market in one of San Francisco's roughest neighborhoods are filled with cardboard, used syringes and homeless people who have nowhere safe to go at night. But Al Barak says it's an improvement from a year ago, before the city...
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Getty
July 17, 2019 - 9:17 am
Officials in West Palm Beach have a new way to keep homeless people from laying around the city's Lake Pavilion: "Baby Shark." The extremely popular — and extremely repetitive — children's song can be heard playing on loop all night long around the pavilion, The Palm Beach Post reports . In...
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