Transients

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Apparent Dispute Between Transients Leads To Homeless Man’s Stabbing Death

The unidentified man was taken to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

11/02/2014

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Pasadena Uses Meters To Raise Change For Homeless Population

The Los Angeles Times reports that Pasadena is turning 14 of its parking meters into repositories for donations made to nonprofits that serve the homeless.

09/13/2014

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Transient Gets 2 Years In Prison For Role In Fatal Hollywood Boulevard Stabbing

Brian Joseph Widdows, 35, pleaded no contest to two counts of being an accessory after the fact in the June 18, 2013 attack on Christine Calderon outside the Hollywood & Highland Center.

CBS Los Angeles–06/16/2014

Summer Collras asked us to blur her face. She is adamant that she is a good mother. (credit: CBS)

Mother Accused Of Leaving Child With Transients So She Could Party On New Year’s

The mother denied to KCAL’s Crystal Cruz that she left her son to go party.

01/02/2014

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Report: Quarter Of GPS Devices Used To Track LA County Felons Don’t Work

An investigative report in the LA Times Sunday revealed that a quarter of all GPS devices used to track convicted criminals in LA County do not work.

12/29/2013

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Memorial Service Held For Hollywood Stabbing Victim

A Lynwood woman fatally stabbed at a popular Hollywood attraction was remembered Saturday during a public memorial service.

07/06/2013

Dustin James Kinnear as he appears in "Making it in Hollywood." (credit: Chadwick Davis)

Hollywood Stabbing Suspect’s Violent Past Raises Realignment Concerns

The man charged with stabbing a 23-year-old woman to death in front of a popular tourist attraction on Hollywood Blvd. was a parolee who had been released under the state’s prison realignment program, a county official said Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/25/2013

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2 Men Wounded In Shooting Along LA’s Skid Row

Authorities were investigating the circumstances surrounding a double shooting on the streets of Skid Row in downtown Los Angeles on Sunday morning.

06/03/2012

A "Sleep Out" in Venice was organized Saturday night to shed light on the city's homeless situation. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Sleep Out’ Organized To Help The Homeless In Venice

It’s rare to find people who want to sleep outside…even during summer in Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/06/2011

Crews tackle a fire on south Normandie in Koreatown. (credit: Jon Baird/KNX 1070)

Officials: Transients May Have Started Fires To Keep Warm

It was a fiery send-off for 2010 this morning as fire crews battled two separate structure fires, one of which may have been started by transients to beat the chilly weather.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/31/2010

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