Homeless Encampment Fires Account For 80% Of Blazes Plaguing DTLA In Recent Weeks: 'It's So Sad'Residents and business owners are growing frustrated and worried about the rash of homeless encampment fires that have been seen across the Southland.
Man Rushed To Burn Center In Critical Condition After East Hollywood Fire In Vacant, Two-Story HouseMan Critically Injured With Burns from Fire at Vacant, Boarded Up Home
Beverly Grove Resident Says Yorkie Was Attacked By Pit Bull In Front Of Homeless EncampmentA man is distraught after his beloved Yorkshire Terrier, Dexter, was attacked by a Pit Bull that jumped out from a homeless encampment on the sidewalk and bit him several times.
Hundreds Of Pounds Of Human Waste, Needles Cleaned From Former Homeless Encampment At Echo ParkAccording to a report compiled by LA Sanitation, 35 tons of solid waste was removed from Echo Park after it was cleared in March.
Man Found Dead After Fire At Homeless Encampment In PalmsIt’s not clear how the fire started, but witnesses at the scene say a propane gas tank may have exploded in the man’s tent.
1 Killed, 2 Hurt After Car Plows Into South LA Homeless EncampmentThe crash happened at Flower and 52nd Street just before 3 a.m. Several people were left under a large amount of debris immediately after the crash.
VIDEO: Rubbish Fire, Explosion At LA Homeless Encampment Under Freeway OverpassVideo posted on social media indicated an explosion occurred at one point during the fire, but officials say there likely won't be any investigation.
Attempt To Clear Homeless Encampment In Echo Park Turns Into ConfrontationHolding up signs that said, “Housing is a Human Right,” several people knelt down in front of park rangers chanting, “Services, not sweeps! Services, not sweeps!”
Whittier City Council Holds Emergency Meeting On Parnell Park Homeless EncampmentThe Whittier City Council held an emergency meeting Monday night to talk about the possibility of closing a park after a 22-year-old woman was found dead in a homeless encampment at Parnell Park.
Whittier Council Member Proposes Closing Park After Woman Found Dead In Homeless EncampmentA Whittier City Council member has proposed closing Parnell Park after a 22-year-old woman was found dead in a homeless encampment there earlier this week.
Woman Found Dead In Whittier Park, No Foul Play SuspectedPolice have not released many details about the death that happened in Parnell Park near Mulberry Drive and Scott Avenue other than that they don't suspect foul play.