New Women’s Homeless Shelter Opens On Site Of Former Hollywood LibraryThe 30-bed facility is part of Mayor Eric Garcetti’s “A Bridge Home” program to open about two dozen homeless shelters across the city of L.A.
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.
Kanye West Ordered To Stop Work On Star Wars-Inspired Dome ProjectKanye West is no stranger to controversy — but now he's getting flack from his Calabasas neighbors over a construction project on his property.
Nonprofit Offers Free Resources To Help Homeless In VeniceA local nonprofit organization is going all out to help the homeless in Venice with things like medical services, mobile shower units and even pet care.
LA Extends Law Banning Homeless From Sleeping In Cars In Residential AreasIt prevents people from sleeping in their cars on any residential street between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m., or within 500 feet of a school.
"Giant Leap For The City": Garcetti Announces New Homelessness InitiativeLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti walked the streets of Skid Row Thursday morning as he announces a new initiative that he hopes will improve the city's homeless crisis.
Venice Vanlord Says Vehicles Have Become Targets Of VandalsThe man known as the Venice Vanlord said his vehicles have been the target of vandalism since his story first ran on KCAL9 earlier this month.
LAPD Not Issuing Citations For People Sleeping In Cars Parked On Residential StreetsLos Angeles police will not be issuing citations for people sleeping in vehicles parked on residential streets — at least for now.
Venice Homeowners Want Vans Occupied By Homeless Gone, Vanlord Says NoHomeowners in Venice say they're unhappy with the number of homeless people living in vans parked on their streets, but a man known as the van lord who rents out the vehicles wants to know what they're doing to house the homeless population.
Councilmen Allege Neighboring Cities Push Homeless Population Into LA by Illegally Barring Them From Public CampingTwo Los Angeles councilmen asked Wednesday for a report on whether neighboring communities are illegally barring homeless people from camping in public areas and potentially causing an influx into the city.