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Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 at 03:44 AM PDT

LA Can't Kick Its Homeless Off the Street Unless They've Got Beds for Them

LA Can't Kick Its Homeless Off the Street Unless They've Got Beds for Them

A federal court ruling affecting all western states including California says cities can no longer give tickets to homeless people for sitting or sleeping in public places unless the city provides enough...

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019 at 04:54 PM PDT

Homeless Encampment Shooting Rattles Mar Vista Residents

Homeless Encampment Shooting Rattles Mar Vista Residents

A shooting that happened at a homeless encampment just a few feet from a day care center in a West Los Angeles neighborhood is rattling residents who are worried about the homelessness epidemic in Southern...

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019 at 03:21 AM PDT

OC Handling of Homeless Comes Under Fire Again

OC Handling of Homeless Comes Under Fire Again

A federal judge overseeing a lawsuit alleging south Orange County cities have done little to address homeless or obstructed efforts to solve the problem will also consider a newly filed lawsuit alleging the...

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2019 at 03:45 AM PDT

Supportive Housing Development Opens in East Hollywood

Supportive Housing Development Opens in East Hollywood

The first phase of a supportive housing development for individuals who previously experienced homelessness opened Tuesday in East Hollywood.

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 04:20 AM PDT

Garcetti, Other Mayors, Call for More State Money for Homelessness Program

Garcetti, Other Mayors, Call for More State Money for Homelessness Program

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and mayors from a dozen other major cities met with Gov. Gavin Newsom and legislative leaders in Sacramento Wednesday to call for more state resources in the 2019 budget for...

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 at 04:31 AM PDT

LA Aims to Keep Homeless People and Their Pets Together

LA Aims to Keep Homeless People and Their Pets Together

Hoping to find homes for homeless people who have pets, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors took the first step Tuesday in drawing up an ordinance that would require all county-funded housing to allow...

Monday, Mar 11, 2019 at 06:56 PM PDT

Syringes, Pipes, Drugs Found in SF Valley Park Bathroom

Syringes, Pipes, Drugs Found in SF Valley Park Bathroom

Pipes, syringes, drugs and clothes are found in a park bathroom in Woodland Hills. Gordon Tokumatsu reports for NBC4 News at 6 p.m.

Monday, Mar 11, 2019 at 05:34 PM PDT

Homelessness, Teachers Strike Force LAPD to Break Overtime Budget

Homelessness, Teachers Strike Force LAPD to  Break Overtime Budget

The Los Angeles Police Department has already exceeded its overtime budget this year by millions of dollars because of the teachers' strike, issues related to homelessness, and special security details at...

Thursday, Mar 7, 2019 at 07:19 PM PST

LA City College Provides Students With Food Bank Each Week

LA City College Provides Students With Food Bank Each Week

Los Angeles City College Foundation set up a food bank to provide hundreds of students with fruits and vegetables each week. Angie Crouch reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 7, 2019.

Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 at 10:07 PM PST

South OC Cities Sued to Provide More Homeless Shelter

South OC Cities Sued to Provide More Homeless Shelter

Homeless advocates who sued Orange County to prevent enforcement of anti-camping ordinances have filed another federal lawsuit naming several south county cities that they say have done nothing to solve...

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SF Valley Pursuit of Motor Home Ends in Destructive Crash
SF Valley Pursuit of Motor Home Ends in Destructive Crash

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LAPD Officers Violated Policy in Deadly Double Shooting, Civilian Panel Says
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Man Allegedly Threatening Family With Hammer Dies After Deputy-Involved Shooting
Man Allegedly Threatening Family With Hammer Dies After Deputy-Involved Shooting

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LA County Votes Again on Locking Out Unlicensed Cannabis Owners
LA County Votes Again on Locking Out Unlicensed Cannabis Owners

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a plan to crack down on unlicensed cannabis businesses, including locking and sealing premises and potentially shutting off utilities.

Kershaw Takes Shutout Into 7th, Dodgers Beat Rays 7-3
Kershaw Takes Shutout Into 7th, Dodgers Beat Rays 7-3

Kershaw took a shutout into the seventh inning in his first start at Tropicana Field and the Los Dodgers beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3 on Tuesday night.