Ben Carson Holds Forum In LA To Discuss Affordable HousingHis visit came just a day after President Trump flew into Los Angeles and criticized the city’s homeless crisis.
LA Mayor Hosts Trump Administration Officials For Tour Of Homeless 'Humanitarian Crisis'Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti hosted a delegation of Trump Administration representatives Tuesday as part of an effort to address what he called a homeless "humanitarian crisis".
New LA City Council Proposal Would Add Restrictions To Where The Homeless Can SleepThe Los Angeles City Council is considering a proposal that would restrict people from sleeping within 500 feet of schools, parks, daycare centers, homeless shelters, bicycle paths, tunnels, or bridges on school routes.
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.
New Ordinance Allows Police To Remove People From Homeless Encampments In Fire ZonesLos Angeles City Council passed a new ordinance Wednesday in response to the city's homeless crisis and brush fire concerns.
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.
Homeless Woman Accused Of Trying To Fling Teen Runner Off Santa Ana BridgeThe boy was on a training run with the Capistrano Valley High cross country team when the woman grabbed him and put him in a headlock, prosecutors say.
LA Considers Clearing Homeless Encampments On High-Risk Fire DaysThe 422-acre Skirball Fire in December 2017 that forced the evacuation of hundreds of homes near the Sepulveda Pass was caused by a cooking fire at a homeless encampment.
New Proposal Would Restrict Homeless People From Sleeping Within 500 Feet Of Parks, Homeless SheltersThe proposal would restrict people from sleeping within 500 feet of schools, parks, daycare centers, homeless shelters, bicycle paths, tunnels, or bridges on school routes.
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.
Local Stores Play Music Nonstop To Keep Homeless At Bay With Mixed ResultsAn effort to stop the homeless from lingering outside some local stores is hitting a sour note with some.