Video: LAPD Officers Use Taser, Beanbag Shotgun, Service Weapons To Subdue Homeless Man In VeniceThe video released Monday shows the fraught and dangerous interactions between LAPD officers and just one member of the city’s growing homeless population.
Chatsworth Homeless Housing Development Draws ProtestResidents are concerned that the proposed 64-unit apartment building is too close to Chatsworth Park Elementary School.
Man Charged With Attempted Murder For Allegedly Setting Fire To Glendale Homeless EncampmentSurveillance video from a nearby business showed a man had intentionally lit the cardboard on fire, then took photos, police said. The man was identified as Smallets, who was found at Central Park and arrested.
Homeless Encampments In Sepulveda Basin's Haskell Creek Targeted For Clean-UpMonday’s clean-up will take place in the Haskell Creek area and is expected to last two to three days. Much of the Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve has become a popular place for homeless to set up camp, leading to some dangerous conditions.
Officers Arrange New Clothes, Makeover, Free Flight So Homeless Woman Can Reunite With MotherJane had been homeless since 2017, but even though she was tired, hungry and desperate for a shower, she resisted the officers’ suggestion she take advantage of resources available to her.
OC Requests Help To Curb Growing Homeless Encampment At Newport Transit HubThe Orange County Transportation Authority is now asking for help from the city of Newport Beach and Newport Beach police to help curb a growing homeless encampment at its Newport Transportation Center.
New Women’s Homeless Shelter Opens On Site Of Former Hollywood LibraryThe 30-bed facility is part of Mayor Eric Garcetti’s “A Bridge Home” program to open about two dozen homeless shelters across the city of L.A.
LA Parks Commission Gives OK To Proposed $4.6M Griffith Park Homeless ShelterThe shelter would be able to house up to 100 people and could cost upwards of $4 million.
Controller Releases Scathing Audit of City's Homeless OutreachThe outreach agency that is supposed to help the homeless get off the streets of Los Angeles was criticized Wednesday in a report by the controller for not doing enough.
Mayor Eric Garcetti Pledges More Outreach, Resources Amid LA Homeless CrisisThe latest homeless count estimates 17 more people fall into homelessness every day in Los Angeles County.
BREAKING POINT: The CrisisLos Angeles has always had its skid row. Pat Harvey reports now it feels as though there are skid rows all over Southern California.
Congress Proposes Bill To Increase Section 8 Funding Amid LA Homeless CrisisThere is a new effort to help ease the homeless crisis in Southern California.
BREAKING POINT: Long Beach SuccessDespite challenges across the region, one Southern California city is showing signs of life when it comes to the homeless issue.
BREAKING POINT: Homeless CrimeAcross Southern California, crimes committed by and against homeless people are way up. Hermela Aregawi looks at some proposed solutions.
BREAKING POINT: In-Depth With LA Mayor Eric GarcettiPat Harvey sits down with Mayor Eric Garcetti to talk about criticism about how his administration has tackled the homeless problem.