Man, 58, Sentenced To 50 Years To Life For Raping, Torturing Skid Row Woman For MonthsChris Harris also recruited three others from the area to rape the victim in exchange for drugs, the D.A. said.
Hepatitis Scare Prompts LA Council To Proceed With Portable Bathroom SystemA system of portable restrooms will become the latest tool to prevent another outbreak of hepatitis A among the homeless.
Car Plows Onto Skid Row Sidewalk, Pins Homeless Man UnderneathFirefighters had to lift the car by hand in order to free the trapped man.
Nonprofit Works To Break Skid Row Cycle For Homeless YouthSchool on Wheels helps as many as 45 students daily by providing a full meal and one-on-one time with a tutor.
LAPD Officers Acted Lawfully In Fatal Shooting Of Homeless Man On Skid Row, DA's Office SaysLos Angeles County prosecutors have declined to file charges against three police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a homeless man on Skid Row.
Homeless During Holidays: How You Can HelpFor the first time in the Union Rescue Mission's history, more women and children than men live in the shelter, according to the shelter.
City Council Calls For Ban On Synthetic Drugs After Skid Row OverdosesThe Los Angeles City Council adopted an emergency motion Friday asking city prosecutors to prepare an ordinance that would ban synthetic marijuana and other drugs recently blamed for an outbreak in which more than 50 people in Skid Row were sickened.
14 Hospitalized After Becoming Sickened In Downtown LA's Skid RowThis is the second time in four days paramedics were sent to the same area to treat people with similar symptoms.
Skid Row Gets Water Fountains In Preparation For Hot SummerIn preparation for a sweltering summer, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has installed new water fountains on Skid Row to help the homeless keep cool.
Police Arrest Alleged Drug Kingpin Of Skid Row At Cerritos HomeA 48-year-old man who police have called the drug kingpin of Skid Row has been arrested at his home in Cerritos.
3 More People Sickened By Unknown Drug In Same Section Of Skid Row Where Others Fell IllThree people were sickened by an unknown drug Saturday in the same section of Skid Row where at least six others became ill the previous night.
At Least 6 Homeless Men Overdose On Drug Believed To Be Spice On Skid RowThe homeless men were all transported to the hospital.