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.
Fullerton Police To Begin Enforcing Anti-Camping Ordinance Next WeekSome Fullerton residents might finally get what they have been pushing for as the city begins enforcing an anti-camping ordinance next week aimed at keeping homeless people off the sidewalk outside of a church.
Cleanup Crews Find Propane Tanks While Clearing Sepulveda Basin Homeless EncampmentsCrews were forced to pause their cleanup efforts in the Sepulveda Basin Monday after several propane tanks were found in a homeless encampment.
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 Woman Arrested In Arson Fire That Burned Man On 30 Percent Of His BodyShalonda Shaw, 23, was arrested Thursday and is being held on more than $2 million bail after the fire sent a man to the hospital, where he remains in critical condition.
Grenade Found While Crews Cleared Sepulveda Basin Homeless EncampmentThe grenade was found in a charred area of the Sepulveda Basin, where a fire erupted last Tuesday. The fire scorched brush and destroyed several homeless encampments.
Homeless Tents For Rent - Complete With Solar Power, WiFi - Ordered To Come Down In WhittierA Craigslist ad offering to rent solar-powered tents with WiFi for $400 has some people outraged in Whittier, which is already dealing with a growing homeless problem.
Caught On Camera: Shooting At Mar Vista Homeless EncampmentSecurity video caught someone shooting from a car at a homeless camp on LA's Westside. Tonight neighbors are worried and angry and want the city to do something about it. Stacey Butler reports.
Police Find Booby-Trapped Marijuana Grow Operation Inside Riverbed Homeless EncampmentPolice in the Inland Empire stumbled upon a marijuana grow operation inside a homeless encampment in the Santa Ana riverbed.
Orange County Officials Evict Homeless From Riverbed EncampmentThe move has begun Tuesday for hundreds of homeless people, who will forced to leave a large encampment in the Santa Ana riverbed to shelters or motels on the orders of a federal court judge.
Lawsuit Seeks To Stop Big California Homeless Camp ShutdownThe lawsuit claims a broad range of violations of constitutional protections by the governments of Orange County and the cities of Anaheim, Costa Mesa and Orange.