Project Home: Deaths Of Homeless People In Santa Clara County More Than Quadruple Since 2000Public records on homeless deaths in Santa Clara County, obtained by KPIX, show a staggering increase from 31 deaths in 2000, to 166 in 2019. Every year the body count climbs.
Homeless People Sue Caltrans For Allegedly Seizing, Destroying Their PropertyA coalition of East Bay homeless people and advocates sued Caltrans in Alameda County Superior Court in Oakland this week, accusing the agency of illegally seizing and destroying property during sweeps of homeless encampments.
Palo Alto Bans Sleeping In CarsThe Palo Alto City Council approved a new ordinance that will ban sleeping in cars during Monday night's meeting, but city leaders say more still needs to be done to help the homeless.
Phil Matier: Human Waste Plagues BART EscalatorsKCBS, CBS 5 and San Francisco Chronicle Insider Phil Matier said many of the broken escalators are the result of human excrement gumming up its gears.