SJSU Students Work To Convert Old School Bus Into Dwelling For HomelessAn old school bus was headed for the scrap heap, but a team of industrial tech students at San Jose State University are repurposing it into a tiny house for the homeless.
Kindness Reunites 67-Year-Old Homeless Man With Birth MotherThanks to an act of kindness by an Alameda County Sheriff's Deputy, a 67-year-old man living on the street in the East Bay was recently able to meet his birth mother in a reunion 65 years in the making.
U.S. Judge Orders Release Of Homeless Man Who Couldn't Pay $330K BailA homeless man who couldn't afford $330,000 bail while awaiting trial on burglary and auto theft charges has been released from a San Francisco jail on the order of a federal judge in the city.
LA Officer Who Fatally Shot Unarmed Homeless Man Won't Face Criminal ChargesLos Angeles prosecutors won't criminally charge an officer who fatally shot an unarmed man, despite police chief's recommendation to do so.
San Francisco Hospital Opens Locked Ward For Mentally Ill And HomelessNew hospital beds for San Francisco's mentally ill and homeless are in a locked facility, renewing a debate on California's commitment laws.
Attempted Murder Charge In Berkeley Homeless Camp AttackA four-time felon has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly stabbing a woman at a homeless camp in Berkeley earlier this month and leaving her paralyzed and in critical condition.
Bay Area Residents Brace For Cold SnapA weather front rolling into the San Francisco Bay Area Sunday afternoon will send overnight temperatures plummeting into the 30s by Monday night and early Tuesday morning, forecasters warned.
Bill Aims To Make It Easier To Commit Homeless In Need Of Psychiatric HelpCity leaders in San Francisco are backing a state bill intended to help the most troubled homeless people deemed too impaired to care for themselves.
Man Dies In Early Morning Fire At Oakland Homeless EncampmentA male victim died in a fire Monday morning at a homeless encampment near Interstate 980 in Oakland, a fire battalion chief said.
Berkeley Clears Homeless Camp Outside Old City HallBerkeley city workers and police early Thursday morning dismantled a homeless encampment that had been in front of Old City Hall for about three months.
San Francisco Secures $10M In Funding For Homeless Navigation CentersSan Francisco city leaders are celebrating $10 million in state funding for two new Navigation Centers to help the homeless in the city’s southeast neighborhoods and near the South of Market and Mission District.
Caltrans Cleanup Of San Jose Homeless Encampment Met With ProtestsA rally led by local homeless advocates called for a different solution to the city’s homelessness epidemic besides relocation.