Gov. Brown Approves $2 Billion For Homeless HousingCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown has approved spending $2 billion to build permanent housing for homeless people with mental illnesses.
San Francisco Homeless Czar: "We Must Do Better"The Director of the San Francisco Department of Homelessness has heard the city's frustration and is prepared to do something about it.
Proposed San Francisco Tech Payroll Tax Would Raise Millions For HomelessnessTech companies in San Francisco have received millions of dollars in tax breaks for years, but now some city politicians want to make an exception to that rule.
Despite $241 Million Budget, SF Still Struggling With HomelessnessWith San Francisco spending nearly a quarter of a billion dollars on the homeless every year, many are asking how there are still thousands of people living on the street.
Neighbors Worried About San Jose's Proposed Homeless FacilityA proposed homeless facility in San Jose worries neighboring residents.
Campos Calls For Declaration Of Homelessness Emergency In San FranciscoSan Francisco Supervisor David Campos Tuesday called for the Board of Supervisors to declare a state of emergency on homelessness to help speed up the opening of additional Navigation Centers, shelters designed to help the homeless access permanent housing and other services.
Homeless Advocates Stage Protest, Disrupt Traffic Near Super Bowl CityHomeless advocates are planning to protest Super Bowl City and recent efforts by San Francisco city officials to clear out the homeless.
SF Supervisor Fears Booming Tent Cities Could Become New Homeless 'Policy'A new homeless shelter opening on San Francisco's waterfront may be too little, too late to keep a booming tent city in lower Potrero Hill from becoming a permanent blight.
Colma Officer Back On Duty After Violent Confrontation With TransientA Colma police officer is back on duty after he was injured during a struggle with a 27-year-old transient man on Christmas Day.
SF Mayor Lee Announces Creation Of New City Department To Combat HomelessnessSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced plans Thursday to create a new Department to End Homelessness and spend $1 billion over the next four years helping homeless residents move into permanent housing.
San Francisco Firefighters Swamped With Non-Emergency Medical CallsA San Francisco firefighters are among the busiest in the country, but their emergency calls are most often not emergencies at all.
Homelessness Costing Santa Clara County $520 Million A YearSanta Clara County's homeless situation is proving to be very expensive, costing the country more than half a billion dollars a year.