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Southern California's Homelessness Epidemic

Aug 27, 2019

Orange County Approves $13.4 Million for Homeless Shelters

Orange County Approves $13.4 Million for Homeless Shelters

The Orange County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved spending $13.4 million for homeless shelters over the next five years.

Jul 16, 2019

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.

Apr 2, 2019

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...

Feb 28, 2019

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...

Feb 26, 2019

OC Sheriff Reports 210 People Who Died in 2018 Were Homeless

OC Sheriff Reports 210 People Who Died in 2018 Were Homeless

As part of an effort in federal court to reduce Orange County's homeless population, Orange County Sheriff's Department officials Monday released a report that 210 homeless people died last year.

Feb 15, 2019

OC Shelters Open 24 Hours for Homeless During Storm

OC Shelters Open 24 Hours for Homeless During Storm

Orange County shelters are providing extended hour services for the homeless community due to cold and rainy conditions in Southern California.

Dec 6, 2018

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...

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