East Oakland Homeless Encampment To Get ReprieveThe mayor of Oakland will give residents of a massive homeless camp in East Oakland a two-week reprieve after outcry from homeless advocates over plans to demolish the encampment this week.
Oakland Struggles To Clean Up Homeless Camp By Home DepotThe city of Oakland is taking steps toward cleaning up the homeless encampment surrounding the Home Depot in Oakland's Fruitvale district, but you might not notice the improvements when you drive by the hardware store.
West Oakland Neighbors Shocked By City-Sanctioned Homeless CampA "sanctioned" homeless encampment in Oakland--with unsheltered people pitching their tents in a permitted place with basic amenities--is creating controversy.
Over 50% Of CoCo County Vegetation Fires Start At Or Near Homeless Camps, Official SaysA fire at a roofing supply company in Pittsburg on Sunday began at a nearby homeless camp. A Contra Costa Fire official confirmed at the scene that they spend a lot of time chasing fires started by the homeless.
Growing Homeless Population In Oakland May Threaten Businesses, Councilmember SaysHomeless encampment crackdowns in other cities have driven people to encampments in Oakland, but a city council member says the situation is prompting some businesses to consider leaving town.
Fire Burns In Known San Leandro Homeless EncampmentAlameda County Fire Department crews have knocked down a fire at a known homeless encampment late Monday night, according to fire officials.
Judge Rejects Request That Would Protect 200 Santa Cruz Homeless Camp ResidentsA judge in federal court shot down a request that would have protected nearly 200 individuals from being swept out of their homeless encampment by the city of Santa Cruz.
Lingering Homeless In Oakland's Lakeside Park Face New DeadlineTwo weeks after the City of Oakland banned homeless encampments at Lakeside Park, a handful have moved back or simply refused to leave at all.
Sanctioned San Jose Homeless Camp Being Forced To Move To New LocationSan Jose's first sanctioned tent camp for the homeless is being called a success. But it also has to pack up and move.
Homeless Residents Run Bike Business Behind Children's FairylandHomeless encampments have taken over Lake Merritt, Oakland's crown jewel. Behind the gates of Children's Fairyland, one camp turned into a bicycle business.
New Law Limits Authorities' Options in Santa Cruz Homeless Camp CleanupA homeless encampment off of Highway 1 as it enters Santa Cruz has exploded in size in the past few weeks and law enforcement can't legally kick squatters off the property, a Santa Cruz city spokesperson confirmed Thursday.