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Work Wraps up at Bridge Housing Site

February 3, 2020

February 3, 2020

154-bed shelter set to open in coming weeks By Sam Catanzaro Contractors have finished work at a 154-bed homeless shelter...

LAPD: Not Sufficient Evidence to Show Sexual Assualt of Homeless Woman Occurred

January 27, 2020

January 27, 2020

By Sam Catanzaro Los Angeles police say that they do not have sufficient evidence or information to show that an...

Witness Says She Saw Rape of ‘Passed-Out’ Homeless Woman in Venice

January 21, 2020

January 21, 2020 2

Witness films incident near Lincoln and Rose Friday evening By Sam Catanzaro Two people filmed having sex near a Venice...

Supreme Court Ruling Protects Right of Homeless to Sleep in Public

December 16, 2019

December 16, 2019 1

Ruling ties hands for lawmakers grappling with encampments, celebrated by homeless advocates By Sam Catanzaro The Supreme Court has declined...

‘People will die’: City Opens Emergency Homeless Shelters During Thanksgiving Storm

November 27, 2019

November 27, 2019

1-2 inches of rain expected By Sam Catanzaro As a cold winter storm drops rain on Los Angeles, the county...

Venice One of Priciest Places to Buy Home in Country

November 19, 2019

November 19, 2019

Are high property values contributing to homelessness? By Sam Catanzaro It is no secret that real estate in Venice is...

Police Officer in Stable Condition After Knocked Unconscious by Homeless Man

November 11, 2019

November 11, 2019

LAPD officer taken to hospital after encounter with burglary suspect near Boardwalk By Sam Catanzaro A Los Angeles Police Department...

Building Affordable too Costly? Use Existing Units to House Homeless

October 9, 2019

October 9, 2019

Report released showing cost of developing affordable housing in Los Angeles By Sam Catanzaro As the Los Angeles City Controller...

As Trump Visits LA, White House Suggests Increased Law Enforcement to Combat Homelessness

September 16, 2019

September 16, 2019

Left: President Trump exits Marine One. Right: an LAPD officer speaks with two individuals experiencing homelessness. Photos: Air Force/Los Angeles Police Department (Twitter).