Police: Man Disguises Himself As Homeless Outreach Advocate To Sell Drugs To Unhoused Population In VenicePolice say a drug dealer disguised himself as a homeless outreach advocate in Venice, taking advantage of the homelessness crisis in the area.
LA County Supervisor Authors Motion To Create Blue-Ribbon Commission On HomelessnessLA County Supervisor Kathryn Barger announced Thursday that she's authored a motion to create a Blue-Ribbon Commission on Homelessness that would provide recommendations to the board on ways to solve the homelessness crisis.
Newsom Details Multi-Billion Dollar Plan To Tackle State's Homelessness CrisisGov. Gavin Newsom Monday continued his campaign to try and get a handle on the homeless crisis, announcing billions in aid to be spread across the state to get people off the streets.
Homeless Encampment In Eagle Rock To Turn Into Tiny Home Village To Provide Temporary Housing For Unhoused PopulationThere is mixed reaction to this plan, with some criticizing that this is not a long-term solution to the homelessness crisis and others happy that some of the unhoused will be off the streets.
Michael McClain, 38-Year-Old Venice Area Resident, Arrested In Connection To Boardwalk Homeless Encampment KillingLAPD and City Councilman Mike Bonin confirm an arrest has been made in connection to the Friday killing of a 49-year-old man living in the Venice Boardwalk Homeless Encampment.
Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas Puts Forward Proposal To Unite City And County Efforts To End HomelessnessCouncilman Mark Ridley-Thomas introduced a proposal Thursday that would unify city and county efforts to end homelessness.
LASD Blasted By Advocates For Response To Homelessness Crisis In Venice AreaDays after the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department spoke publicly about addressing homelessness in Venice, community leaders are too speaking out, blasting the LASD for its actions.
Sheriff's Deputies Step In To Help Address Homelessness Crisis In Venice AreaResidents and Los Angeles city leaders and officials are growing fed up with what they're calling a lack of action toward the homelessness crisis in the Venice area.
Sheriff Alex Villanueva Sending Deputies To Venice Beach EncampmentsLos Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said he would be sending deputies out to Venice Beach Tuesday morning.
Venice Homeless Crisis Leaves Somes Residents Frustrated, Afraid For Their SafetyA Venice grandmother's emotional plea about homeless encampments gets more than 10,000 views in two days.
Echo Park Lake Reopens After Cleanup, Relocation Of Unhoused ResidentsEcho Park Lake reopened to the public Wednesday, two months after being closed for repairs following the removal of about 200 unhoused residents.
LAPD Says Random, Violent Attacks By Unhoused Residents Are On The RiseAccording to a Los Angeles Police Department crime analysis from the North Hollywood area, transient robberies jumped 40% and transient aggravated assaults were up 30% in just one year.
'Where Do You Want Us To Go?': Frustration Continues To Grow Over Venice EncampmentA cleanup was scheduled for Tuesday morning to move some of the unhoused residents from the beachfront, prompting members of the Venice Justice Committee to come out.
Venice Residents On Edge After Another Fire Breaks Out At Boardwalk EncampmentCouncilman Mike Bonin, whose district includes Venice, said his office was working to temporarily relocate those living in the encampment to other areas within the district.
Newsom Proposes $12 Billion Plan To Tackle Homelessness In CaliforniaThe homelessness crisis across the state continues to grow, but Gov. Gavin Newsom now believes he has a plan that will get thousands of people off the streets with the help of $12 billion.