LA County Launches Online Platform To Find, Assist Homeless In NeedLA-HOP allows members of the public to fill out a quick outreach form notifying authorities regarding homeless people in their neighborhood who need immediate help.
Police: Man Without Arms Charged With Stabbing Tourist With ScissorsMiami Beach police say 46-year-old Jonathan Crenshaw held a pair of scissors with his feet and stabbed 22-year-old Cesar Coronado just after midnight on July 10.
Junior Lifeguard Steps On Needle In Long BeachThe teenage lifeguard reportedly stepped on the needle on June 26, in the area of Ocean Boulevard and 55th Place, and the city has increased sand raking since then to collect debris.
Herb Wesson Makes Impassioned Plea For 'Humanity' During Fiery Meeting On Alternative Site For Koreatown Homeless Shelter"Oh my God, we are driving past homeless people, and we're not seeing them! When that happens, that is the end of our humanity," L.A. City Council President Herb Wesson told a packed house at Friday's meeting.
Santa Clarita Cracks Down On Homeless In Public PlacesSanta Clarita is about to launch a big crackdown on its homeless population. The city just expanded a rule that makes it illegal to lie around in public places now. Crystal Cruz reports.
Skid Row Cafe Aims To Change LivesA cafe in downtown LA isn't just serving up coffee, it's actually changing lives. Tonight CBSLA's Jo Kwon takes us inside this unique business that's helping women get back on their feet after living on the streets.
LA Considering Bringing Back Sidewalk Sleeping BanAfter years of letting the homeless build camps and sleep on public sidewalks, LA may soon say no more. Jeff Nguyen reports.
Town Hall Over Proposed Temporary Homeless Facility Heats Up Venice BeachThe shelter, which would be built on a former 3-acre Metro bus yard on Sunset and Main would provide housing for up to 100 homeless people at a time, with 24-hour access, showers and round-the-clock security on site.