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Southern California's Homelessness Epidemic

Tuesday, Jun 4, 2019 at 08:28 AM PDT

Homelessness Crisis Crippling Downtown LA Business

Homelessness Crisis Crippling Downtown LA Business

Homelessness is shutting down businesses and affected business in downtown Los Angeles. John Cadiz Klemack reports for NBC4 News at 8 p.m. on June 3, 2019.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 04:31 PM PDT

LA Extends, Expands Restrictions on Seizing Property Belonging to Homeless

LA Extends, Expands Restrictions on Seizing Property Belonging to Homeless

A legal settlement filed Wednesday extends restrictions for three more years on when Los Angeles Police officers or other City workers may remove property that belongs to people experiencing homelessness from...

Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 06:09 PM PDT

Families Worried by Growing Homeless Encampment Near School

Families Worried by Growing Homeless Encampment Near School

The city says it regularly cleans the Eagle Rock area, but parents say their children are witnessing drug use and sex work while walking to school. Ted Chen reports for the NBC4 News at 4 p.m. May 23, 2019.

Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 02:20 AM PDT

Attorneys for Homeless Threaten to Sue to Block San Clemente Plan

Attorneys for Homeless Threaten to Sue to Block San Clemente Plan

Attorneys who have sued on behalf of Orange County's homeless to block enforcement of anti-camping ordinances sent a letter to San Clemente officials Wednesday objecting to a plan to set up a fenced, outdoor...

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 06:59 PM PDT

Opposition Grows for Old LAUSD Sites to be Used as Homeless Shelters

Opposition Grows for Old LAUSD Sites to be Used as Homeless Shelters

Opposition grows to LAUSD using sites as potential homeless shelters. Ted Chen reports for NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on May 22, 2019.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 06:46 PM PDT

San Clemente at Odds Over How to Help the Homeless

San Clemente at Odds Over How to Help the Homeless

An overflow crowd is expected at Tuesday night's city council meeting in the coastal town of San Clemente as the contentious problem of homelessness is leading to contentious solutions.

Monday, May 20, 2019 at 07:42 PM PDT

Homeless Encampment Fire Raises Concerns

Homeless Encampment Fire Raises Concerns

The number of reported fires in homeless camps has nearly tripled in two years, and there was another Sunday in Hollywood beneath the 101 Freeway. Patrick Healy reports for the NBC4 News on Monday, May 20,...

Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 10:34 PM PDT

Neighbors Says Vacant Hollywood Building Causing Crime

Neighbors Says Vacant Hollywood Building Causing Crime

Neighbors say a vacant building is attracting criminals. Gene Kang reports for NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on May 17, 2019.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 12:56 PM PDT

Vacant Bus Yard to Become 154-Bed Homeless Shelter in Venice

Vacant Bus Yard to Become 154-Bed Homeless Shelter in Venice

The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority has selected People Assisting the Homeless to manage and operate a bridge housing facility set to open in Venice this summer, Councilman Mike Bonin announced...

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 09:51 AM PDT

Homeless Encampment Cleanups: Are Millions of Tax Dollars Being Wasted?

Homeless Encampment Cleanups: Are Millions of Tax Dollars Being Wasted?

There's a stretch of sidewalk tucked under the 405 Freeway in the shadow of the West Los Angeles skyline that about 40 people call home. At least once per week, police order them out of the area and block of the...

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