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Southern California's Homelessness Epidemic

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 at 08:34 PM PST

Homeless Man Arrested in Rock Attack

Homeless Man Arrested in Rock Attack

A homeless man was arrested after a violent attack, throwing rocks at cars, people and even police. Kim Baldonado reports for the NBC4 News on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018.

Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018 at 06:46 PM PST

Safe Place to Sleep: Church Offers Secure Lot for People Sleeping in Cars

Safe Place to Sleep: Church Offers Secure Lot for People Sleeping in Cars

Behind the United Methodist Church in North Hills, you wouldn't notice it was there. Organizers say they wanted it that way, so as to not be a burden to neighbors who live by. The church has opened up its...

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 02:04 AM PST

Orange County's Supervisor Lashes Out at LA Over Homelessness Policies

Orange County's Supervisor Lashes Out at LA Over Homelessness Policies

Orange County Supervisor and District Attorney-elect Todd Spitzer sharply criticized Los Angeles city officials Wednesday, especially Mayor Eric Garcetti, saying it is reckless to allow the homeless to set...

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 at 12:12 AM PST

Council Members Extend Temporary Policy on Living in Vehicles

Council Members Extend Temporary Policy on Living in Vehicles

A law that regulates where people are allowed to live in their vehicles in Los Angeles is set to expire, but a City Council committee voted Wednesday to extend it by six months as officials work to improve...

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 at 06:37 PM PST

Pacoima Politician Trying to Help Homeless Families

Pacoima Politician Trying to Help Homeless Families

A newly elected politician in Pacoima is trying to change how to help homeless families. John Cádiz Klemack reports for NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Nov. 27, 2018.

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 at 04:58 AM PST

Homeless Should Be Protected by Hate Crimes Laws, LA Councilwoman Says

Homeless Should Be Protected by Hate Crimes Laws, LA Councilwoman Says

Following several serious or deadly attacks on homeless people this year, the Los Angeles City Council will consider a resolution Tuesday supporting any legislation that would add homeless people to the list of...

Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 at 08:11 PM PST

Taxpayers Could Pay if Fire Ignites in Homeless Encampment

Taxpayers Could Pay if Fire Ignites in Homeless Encampment

After last year's Skirball Fire in the Sepulveda Pass was ignited in a homeless encampment, some residents demanded the City do something to reduce the fire danger from the camp sites.

Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 at 05:50 PM PST

Temporary Homeless Shelter for Women Coming to Hollywood

Temporary Homeless Shelter for Women Coming to Hollywood

Ground was broken today on a homeless bridge housing project for women in Hollywood, the latest in a large-scale effort by Los Angeles city leaders to install the temporary facilities in each City Council...

Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 at 09:25 AM PST

Fire Dangers and the Homeless: What Prevention is Being Done?

Fire Dangers and the Homeless: What Prevention is Being Done?

The red flag fire danger warning has now been lifted in the City of Los Angeles, but over the last few days while it was in effect, the City had promised to try to reduce the danger of new brush fires by sending...

Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018 at 06:47 PM PDT
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