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Homeless Encampment

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

Body Discovered In San Jose Highway Overpass

Investigators are working to identify a body that was found inside a highway overpass in San Jose early Thursday morning.

11/28/2013

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

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Man Killed In Concord Homeless Encampment; Suspect Arrested

A man died after an altercation at a homeless encampment in unincorporated Concord Wednesday night and a suspect has been arrested, a Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman said Thursday.

12/06/2012

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San Jose Struggles To Control Homeless Encampments Along Waterways

Several clean-ups of homeless encampments along the Guadalupe River and other San Jose creeks over the summer have done little to discourage illegal camping in the city’s watersheds, prompting the city to re-evaluate how it deals with homelessness, officials said.

09/06/2012

Personal items left over after authorities cleared a homeless encampment from under a I-280 on ramp in San Francisco. (CBS SF)

Homeless Encampment Next To SF Caltrain Tracks Cleared

A large homeless encampment under the King Street connector to Interstate 280 in San Francisco next to Caltrain tracks was being cleared out Tuesday, although many of the displaced said they plan to return.

08/28/2012

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Homeless Encampment Sparks Brush Fire Near Santa Cruz Park

A brush fire near a Santa Cruz park Saturday morning was sparked by a homeless encampment.

08/04/2012

A view inside a homeless person's tent at Kelley Park in San Jose, July 19, 2012. (CBS)

Homeless Squatters Cleared Out Of San Jose’s Kelley Park

Kelley Park was cleared of trash and debris as it has been site of a homeless encampment for years.

07/19/2012