Homeless Advocates Organize Blockade On Skid Row Where Controversial Singer Planned Maskless PerformanceA local Christian singer was planning a performance on Skid Row on Wednesday night, defying Los Angeles County orders to avoid gatherings, but the event was met with resistance.
Men Admit To Skid Row Scheme Offering $1, Cigarettes For Fraudulent Voter RegistrationProsecutors say four men have admitted their role in a scheme where money, and cigarettes were offered to homeless people inexchange for signatures.
Coronavirus: Skid Row Angel Gives Food, Hand Sanitizer To HomelessShirley Raines, who operates the non-profit Beauty2theStreetz, says she sees the needs that this community has during the coronavirus pandemic and is willing and able to lend a helping hand.
Union Rescue Mission Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus, First Reported Case On Skid RowAn employee at Union Rescue Mission has become the first confirmed case of the novel coronavirus on Skid Row.
LAPD Investigating Fatal Downtown Shooting In Skid Row, 1 Person DeadThe shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday night near the intersection of Fifth and San Julian streets and left one person dead.
Rapper Blueface Under Fire For Throwing Cash To Homeless On Skid Row“The season of giving,” the rapper tweeted Monday with a video of the free-for-all. In the video, the rapper is seen on top of a black Mercedes SUV, throwing large amounts of cash into the air from a bag.
LA City Councilman Requests $14M For Skid Row Homeless SheltersA Los Angeles City Councilman introduced two proposals Tuesday that would help provide additional shelter for homeless people living in Skid Row on downtown Los Angeles.
Fight Over Proposed Homeless Shelter Erupts In Newport BeachWhen protesters gathered outside Newport Beach City Hall, push came to shove.
Man Found Shot To Death In Downtown LA's Skid RowThe man, described only as being in his 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene. The body was covered by a white tent and remained in the street in front of a row of homeless tents on the sidewalk.
Homeless Man Dies Of Burn Injuries After Skid Row Tent Is Set On Fire; Suspect In CustodyA man faces charges Wednesday of burning a homeless man to death on Skid Row, police said.
Police Searching For Third Suspect In Beating Death Of Homeless ManA security camera captured the violent beating of a homeless man in Skid Row earlier this month, and now police are asking for the public's help in finding the third suspect in the beating that left a man dead.