San Francisco hopes a cold nose and a warm heart will help end the problem of panhandling.
A member of the Oakland School Board is taking action, following a joint CBS 5 and California Watch investigation into a school that sends children out to panhandle.
Two years ago, a CBS 5 investigation raised questions about their school and fundraising practices. Now, a joint investigation with California Watch raises new questions about how the school is getting tens of thousands of taxpayer dollars.
A new SFPD program aims to crack down on aggressive panhandling in and around San Francisco’s iconic Union Square. But, it doesn’t appear to be doing much to curb the persistence of those asking shoppers and tourists for a handout.
Milpitas police arrested a registered sex offender who was wanted for a parole violation Thursday night, police said.
San Francisco Police Park Station Captain Denis O’Leary told CBS 5 the law Sit-Lie has been effective despite the criticism.
San Francisco’s controversial sit-lie ordinance has been mostly ineffective, a police lieutenant said at a department meeting Wednesday.
A poll has found that homelessness and panhandling are the top concerns for San Francisco residents.
A paperwork snafu has delayed enforcement of San Francisco’s sit/lie ban.
San Francisco International Airport is set to evict all charities soliciting donations on airport property.