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LA Mission Serves Thousands Of Homeless People At Annual Easter Event

The Los Angeles Mission’s annual Easter Event was underway Friday.

04/03/2015

Advocates for the homeless on LA's Skid Row say the situation has never been more dangerous or more dire. (credit: CBS)

Life On Skid Row Becoming More Dangerous, Dire For Homeless

Longtime advocates — like the people who run the Union Rescue Mission — see the situation as getting worse.

04/01/2015

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LAPD Identifies Officers Involved In Fatal Skid Row Shooting

The officers involved in a fatal shooting of a homeless man on Skid Row earlier this month have been identified as Sergeant Chand Syed and Officer Francisco Martinez, according to the LAPD.

03/19/2015

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LAPD: Nearly 20 Witnesses Cooperating In Fatal Skid Row Officer-Involved Shooting

Inspector General Alex Bustamante gave a progress report into the investigation of the March 1 shooting of Charlie Keunang at a Police Commission meeting Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/10/2015

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Man Arrested After Skid Row Scuffle With TV Photographer, LAPD Officer

Three days after police fatally shot a man on Skid Row, another man was arrested in the same area Wednesday after allegedly scuffling with a Fox 11 photographer and trying to grab the weapon of an officer.

03/04/2015

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LAPD Officers Victims Of ‘Doxxing’ In Wake Of Fatal Skid Row Shooting

Someone posted their private information online, including names, addresses, and their kids’ schools.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2015

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U.S. Marshals: Man Killed In Skid Row Police Shooting Had Warrant Out For Arrest

Court papers obtained by CBS2 News show the shooting victim was convicted of an armed bank robbery in Thousand Oaks in 2000 and sentenced to 15 years in prison.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2015

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Hundreds March In Response To Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting On Skid Row

Hundreds of people marched Tuesday in a response to the recent deadly officer-involved shooting of a homeless man on Skid Row.

03/03/2015

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Fatal Skid Row Officer-Involved Shooting Raises Questions About Police Treatment Of Mentally Ill

New light is being shown on the plight of the homeless who live and die in the shadows of Skid Row in the wake of Sunday’s fatal officer-involved shooting.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/02/2015

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Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting On Skid Row Caught On Camera Under Investigation

An officer-involved shooting in downtown Los Angeles was under investigation Monday after a video of the incident has gone viral.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/02/2015

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Local Collector Renews Interest In Harpsichords, Filling Downtown LA Warehouse

In the basement of an early 1900’s factory, Curtis Berack created a warehouse for his passion: harpsichords.

CBS Los Angeles–12/30/2014

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Jordan Mission Hosts Annual Christmas Celebration, Toy Giveaway On Skid Row

The Jordan Mission held its 70th Annual Christmas Celebration and toy giveaway Saturday on Skid Row.

12/20/2014

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Glendale Adventist To Pay $700K To Settle Patient Dumping Allegation

Glendale Adventist Medical Center will pay $700,000 to settle allegations that the hospital improperly discharged a homeless patient on Skid Row, Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer said Wednesday.

08/27/2014

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Suit Alleges That Glendale Adventist Engaged In Patient-Dumping

Los Angeles is suing a hospital it claims dumped homeless patients on skid row.

08/23/2014

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