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Streets of Shame

Southern California's Homelessness Epidemic

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 06:54 PM PDT

OC Supervisors Vote to Settle Homeless Suits

OC Supervisors Vote to Settle Homeless Suits

The Orange County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a settlement of two federal lawsuits stemming from attempts to clear the Santa Ana riverbed of a homeless encampment.

Thursday, Jul 11, 2019 at 08:01 PM PDT

Cancer Diagnosis Forces Homeless Man Into Recovery

Cancer Diagnosis Forces Homeless Man Into Recovery

After missing his rent, a man ends up homeless and is diagnosed with cancer. The one thing he asks for is for people to be more compassionate for the multitude of homeless that occupy the Los Angeles streets....

Tuesday, Jul 9, 2019 at 06:58 PM PDT

Balboa Park Residents Complain About Trash Piling Up

Balboa Park Residents Complain About Trash Piling Up

Residents living near Lake Balboa Park are urging the city to clean up the piled trash that is spread through out the street.

Friday, Jul 12, 2019 at 02:19 AM PDT

LA Police Chief Aims to Wipe Out Minor Warrants for Homeless

LA Police Chief Aims to Wipe Out Minor Warrants for Homeless

Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore said he is working to eliminate thousands of homeless people's old warrants for minor offenses in the coming weeks as part of a solution to help get people off the streets.

Tuesday, Jul 9, 2019 at 06:28 PM PDT

Residents Fed Up With Man Renting Vans to Homeless

Residents Fed Up With Man Renting Vans to Homeless

People who live in a Venice Beach neighborhood are fed up with homeless people renting vans to sleep in that take up parking spaces. In the stretch on Riviera Avenue near Grand Boulevard, three vans come...

Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 at 02:39 PM PDT

Homeless Man Killed in Confrontation With CHP Officer

Homeless Man Killed in Confrontation With CHP Officer

The California Highway Patrol says an officer has shot and killed a homeless man who attacked him.

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 at 02:10 AM PDT

Mayor Eric Garcetti to President Donald Trump: Let's Fix Homeless Crisis

Mayor Eric Garcetti to President Donald Trump: Let's Fix Homeless Crisis

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti proposed forming a politically unlikely partnership Tuesday to take on the city's homeless crisis: with President Donald Trump.

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 at 06:17 AM PDT

Homeless Seen Sleeping in Piles of Trash Near Train Tracks

Homeless Seen Sleeping in Piles of Trash Near Train Tracks

Neighbors said they have seen upwards of 30 people living in tents and pop ups at this encampment on the railroad tracks. John Cádiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 2, 2019.

Monday, Jul 1, 2019 at 06:21 PM PDT
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By Janette Villafana

Street Cleanup Gets Underway in Downtown LA

A cleanup was underway Monday in the downtown Civic Center area in Los Angeles as...View gallery

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Sunday, Jun 30, 2019 at 01:58 PM PDT

Where's Beef? Man Believes Dog Taken by Homeless Man

Where's Beef? Man Believes Dog Taken by Homeless Man

A man says his English bulldog named Beef was stolen from his backyard in Koreatown weeks ago, and never seen again — until a neighbor spotted a similar-looking dog with a homeless man and began recording.

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