Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs Legislation To Tackle HomelessnessCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom signed seven bills Wednesday aimed at at tackling homelessness.
Concerned Residents Speak Out About Rise In People Living In RVsResidents in the Florence-Firestone community of South Los Angeles said the area has been overtaken by people living in RVs for years, and they are continuing to plead for help.
Ordinance Restricting Homeless Encampments In Parts Of Los Angeles Goes Into Effect FridayFor the time being, though, only accessibility obstructions will be enforced, while the city approves an accompanying Street Engagement Strategy.
Caught On Video: Brawl On Venice Beach BoardwalkCellphone video shows an all-out brawl between what appears to be at least three homeless men on the Venice Beach Boardwalk.
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.