Homeless Encampment

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Caltrans Cleanup Crew Runs Over Homeless Woman In San Jose

A homeless woman inside a tent was run over by a Caltrans truck this morning as workers were attempting to clean up an encampment along Highway 101 and Story road in San Jose.

03/27/2015

A homeless encampment in San Francisco (CBS)

San Francisco Spending $3 Million A Year To Clean Up Homeless Encampments, Not Removing Them

They are becoming as much a part of the San Francisco cityscape as the trolley cars: Homeless camps, right out front for all to see.

03/11/2015

Move-out day at "The Jungle" a massive homeless encampment in San Jose for over 200 people. (photo credit: Mike Colgan)

San Jose Officials Target Other Homeless Sites After Clearing Out ‘The Jungle’

New smaller sites have cropped up and San Jose officials are already trying to clear them out and get the homeless into permanent affordable housing.

12/24/2014

10-year-old Arbelia Noah has lived with her mother at "The Jungle," believed to be one od the largest homeless encampments in the country. (Matt Bigler/CBS)

10-Year-Old Who Lived In The Jungle Homeless Encampment In San Jose – ‘Leave Us Alone And Let Us Stay’

Arbelia Noah has been living with her mother during the day at “The Jungle” and calls the decision to force them to move “messed up.”

12/04/2014

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Berkeley Removes Homeless Camp, Tents Reemerge Soon After

The City of Berkeley cleared out a homeless encampment of about a dozen people on Friday, following complaints about rotting food, animal waste, and rats. But moments after police left, some of the tents popped up nearby.

07/18/2014

A homeless encampment under the Gilman Street overpass adjacent to Interstate 80 in Berkeley. (CBS)

Berkeley Backtracks On Plans To Break Up Homeless Encampment Under I-80 Overpass

City of Berkeley officials Thusday at least temporarily called off their threat to remove property at a homeless encampment under the Gilman Street overpass adjacent to Interstate Highway 80, saying some of the people who lived there have been able to find housing elsewhere.

07/10/2014

A homeless encampment under the Gilman Street overpass adjacent to Interstate 80 in Berkeley. (CBS)

Berkeley To Break Up Homeless Encampment Under Highway 80 Overpass, Calling It ‘Public Nuisance’

City of Berkeley officials say they will remove property at a homeless encampment under the Gilman Street overpass adjacent to Interstate Highway 80 next Tuesday because they consider the site to be a public nuisance.

07/10/2014

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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