Fire Burns At Homeless Encampment In South San JoseA vegetation fire at a homeless encampment was sending heavy black smoke over a wide area in San Jose Tuesday.
Fire Burning At Berkeley Homeless Encampment Next To I-80 ExtinguishedA fire reported at a homeless encampment in West Berkeley near I-80 late Monday morning has been extinguished, according to officials.
Controversial Rules on Oakland Homeless Encampments Unanimously ApprovedOakland City Council unanimously approved new rules that prohibit homeless people from setting up tents in parks or near homes, businesses, schools and some churches as the city copes with a recent spike in its homeless population.
City Of Berkeley Hauls 35 Tons Of Trash, Debris From Homeless Encampments Along I-80Encampments along the Interstate 80 corridor have grown in size over the last few months. Now, the City of Berkeley is taking action to clean up what it calls an immediate health and safety hazard.
Crews Battle 2-Acre Brush Fire At Homeless Encampment In OaklandFirefighters were investigating a brush fire at a homeless encampment, in West Oakland.
Campbell Residents Frustrated Over Growing Homeless Encampment Next To Highway 17Frustrated residents in a Campbell neighborhood are speaking out over a growing homeless camp and an increase of street crime.
Man Injured In Berkeley Baseball Bat Attack; Suspect ArrestedA man was arrested following a brutal baseball bat attack on another man in Berkeley, police reported Tuesday.
San Francisco Reaches Settlement With UC Hastings Over Conditions In TenderloinThe city of San Francisco has reached a settlement with UC Hastings and the law school's co-plaintiffs in a suit filed over conditions in the Tenderloin, according to an announcement.
Some Santa Rosa Homeless Skeptical Of New City-Run Camp Site, Despite PandemicThose without housing living in Santa Rosa now have somewhere to stay amid the coronavirus pandemic after the city opened its first-ever safe site for the homeless.
Coronavirus Update: 'Deplorable' SF Tenderloin Conditions Prompt Lawsuit By UC Hastings, Business Owners, ResidentsCiting the Tenderloin's "deplorable conditions" and the threat of a massive COVID-19 outbreak, a coalition of local business owners including UC Hasting law school filed a lawsuit Monday, asking a judge to order the city to clean-up the neighborhood including the removal of a growing sidewalk homeless encampment.
Santa Rosa Homeless Encampment Fire Ignites Blaze At Nearby Auto Body ShopAn early morning fire at a Santa Rosa homeless encampment quickly spread Thursday to a nearby auto body shop, damaging the exterior of the building and burning cars inside before it was brought under control, authorities said.
Vulnerable Homeless Population Face Great Risk From Coronavirus OutbreakHealth officials all around the world are struggling to keep the Coronavirus contained. But there is one group of people that would pose an even tougher challenge if the virus should invade their ranks: the homeless.
Alameda Co. Slaps Homeowners With $20K Bill To Clean Up Homeless EncampmentHomeowners in Castro Valley say they shouldn't be responsible for the cost of cleaning up an abandoned homeless encampment.
Berkeley Approves Proposal To Put Homeless Camp Below University Ave. OverpassThe Berkeley City Council on Tuesday night voted to approve a proposal to develop a homeless camp for up to 120 tents below a bridge on University Avenue that connects Fourth Street and the city's waterfront.
Sonoma Co. Supes Vote To Open Emergency Homeless Shelter In Los GuilicosThe Sonoma County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to open up an emergency homeless shelter near the juvenile detention center in Los Guilicos, a location many say is impractical.