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A fire at a homeless encampment site in Corte Madera. (CBS)

Fire At Corte Madera Homeless Encampment Brought Under Control

Firefighters brought a 3-acre vegetation fire at a homeless encampment site in Corte Madera under control early this morning, according to a fire chief.

01/03/2014

Homeless encampment near Mineta San Jose International Airport. (CBS)

4 South Bay Homeless Men Killed In Cold Snap Identified

The Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office on Monday released the identities of four homeless men who died over a week’s time due to cold weather exposure in San Jose and Saratoga.

12/09/2013

Homeless encampment near Mineta San Jose International Airport. (CBS)

4 Homeless People Die From Exposure To Cold In South Bay Encampments

Four homeless people have died in Santa Clara County due to exposure to cold weather conditions, the county medical examiner’s office announced Friday.

12/06/2013

Homeless encampment near Mineta San Jose International Airport. (CBS)

Homeless Camp In Downtown San Jose Cleared Out

A planned cleanup of a homeless encampment in downtown San Jose got started Friday morning and will evict people who remained there after the city issued a 72-hour vacation notice on Monday.

03/08/2013

Homeless encampment near Mineta San Jose International Airport. (CBS)

Homeless Warned To Leave Encampment Near San Jose Airport

San Jose housing officials Tuesday are notifying about 100 homeless people living in tents on undeveloped parkland downtown that they must leave before an area clean up begins on Friday, a city official said.

03/05/2013

A squatters encampment along Coyote Creek in San Jose. (CBS)

Some South Bay Homeless Return To Illegal Encampment

This after city officials cleared the space near Coyote Creek on Tuesday.

11/28/2012

The Occupy San Francisco encampment at Justin Herman Plaza (CBS)

San Francisco Occupy Encampment Cleared; Protesters Arrested

Police made multiple arrests while clearing illegal Occupy encampments in downtown San Francisco late Wednesday night, a police spokesman said.

09/27/2012

Occupy Movement In San Francisco Marks One Year Anniversary Of Start Of Protests

San Francisco ‘Occupy’ Protesters Avoid Clash With Police Over Justin Herman Plaza Camp

Occupy protestors who gathered at Justin Herman Plaza in San Francisco overnight to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Occupy protests avoided clashes with police.

09/18/2012

Parents and teachers occupy Lakeview Elementary in Oakland to protest the planned closure of five Oakland campuses.

2 Arrested In Raid On Oakland School Closure Protest

Police cleared a sit-in protest Tuesday that has been under way for 17 days at an Oakland elementary school.

07/03/2012

Police monitor activity outside Gill Tract in Albany after putting up barricades, May 9, 2012. (CBS)

UC Issues Saturday Deadline For ‘Occupy The Farm’ Protesters

The University of California is willing to cease pursuing criminal prosecution against protesters who have been occupying Gill Tract in Albany, if they leave by 10 a.m. on Saturday.

05/11/2012

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