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Streets of Shame

Southern California's Homelessness Epidemic

Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019 at 07:52 PM PDT

HUD Secretary Ben Carson Visits LA's Skid Row

HUD Secretary Ben Carson Visits LA's Skid Row

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson visits LA's Skid Row and speaks about the homeless crisis in the city. John Cádiz Klemack reports for NBC4 News at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019.

Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019 at 06:41 PM PDT

Homeless Near Elementary School Cleared Out by LA Sanitation Crews

Homeless Near Elementary School Cleared Out by LA Sanitation Crews

It took Los Angeles sanitation crews 45 minutes to clean up a homeless encampment after parents from West Vernon Elementary School complained about the growing homeless population near the school. Jonathan...

Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019 at 04:02 PM PDT

City Council Report Will Seek Out Landlords Who Keep Homes Vacant

City Council Report Will Seek Out Landlords Who Keep Homes Vacant

In an attempt to penalize landlords who keep units empty in the face of a growing housing crisis, the Los Angeles City Council Wednesday ordered the preparation of a report on the number of vacant residences in...

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019 at 02:51 PM PDT

LA County Board Backs Appeal of Ruling Against Enforcement of Camping Rules

LA County Board Backs Appeal of Ruling Against Enforcement of Camping Rules

A divided Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to support an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court of a ruling that prevents local governments from enforcing laws against camping on sidewalks or...

Monday, Sep 16, 2019 at 07:12 PM PDT

Suspected Bike Chop Shop in Playa del Rey

Suspected Bike Chop Shop in Playa del Rey

A homeless encampment in Playa del Rey may be the site of a bike chop shop where stolen bikes are sold in parts. Angie Crouch reports for the NBC4 News at 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16, 2019.

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 08:46 PM PDT

Salvation Army Set to Help the Homeless

Salvation Army Set to Help the Homeless

The Salvation Army wants to help families and find solutions for those living on Los Angeles' streets. John Cádiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News at 4 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019.

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 10:31 AM PDT

Homeless Community Builds Makeshift Homes in High Desert

Homeless Community Builds Makeshift Homes in High Desert

A Lancaster community has built make-shift homes and restrooms and say their key to survival is companionship. John Cádiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019.

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 08:09 PM PDT

Burned Body of Slain Homeless Man Found in Shopping Cart at Lake Balboa Park

Burned Body of Slain Homeless Man Found in Shopping Cart at Lake Balboa Park

Detectives from the LAPD's Robbery Homicide Division are investigating the apparent murder of a homeless man, whose burned body was found Tuesday morning smoldering in a shopping cart along the bike path at Lake...

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2019 at 05:25 PM PDT

Covina Police Reaching Out to Homeless Community

Covina Police Reaching Out to Homeless Community

The Covina Police Department is trying a different method of dealing with the city's homeless problem. John Cádiz Klemack reports for NBC4 News at 4 p.m. on Sept. 11, 2019.

Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019 at 11:55 AM PDT

Inside the Massive Tent That Might Be a Partial Solution to Homelessness in LA

Inside the Massive Tent That Might Be a Partial Solution to Homelessness in LA

You see them all over LA: the homeless pitching small camping tents on sidewalks, outside City Hall, under freeway overpasses and along riverbeds. But it's a different kind of tent that might be key to quickly...

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