Homeless Camp Fire Quickly Extinguished Near Oakland's Lake MerrittA blaze that sprang up in a homeless camp near Lake Merritt Saturday morning was quickly extinguished by firefighters with no injuries, despite several explosions.
East Palo Alto Gives Homeless RV Dwellers City-Funded Parking PlaceEast Palo Alto is giving people who live in RV's and mobile homes a permanent place to park on city-owned property on Bay Road. The city hopes that by doing providing the new RV park, it will become a model for other cities to follow.
Charges Reduced For Homeless SF Woman Accused In Scissors AttackA mentally ill homeless woman accused of stabbing two people with scissors earlier this year in San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood will soon get out of jail.
Berkeley Marina RV Dwellers Fight Back As City Renews Eviction BattlePeople living in the RVs at the Berkeley Marina are standing their ground after once again being served eviction notices. Now they have their own demands for the city.
Oregon Deputy Caught on Camera Pummeling Homeless ManCivil rights groups in Oregon are calling for an investigation after a video showed a sheriff's deputy punching a prone man in the head at least 16 times.
San Francisco Increases Homeless Funding By An Additional $29 MillionMore money is being allotted to tackle the pervasive issue of homelessness in San Francisco, with an additional $29 million added to the $250 million previously budgeted.
Mental Illness Propels Woman's Fall from Suburb to SF StreetsA woman recently arrested for stabbing two strangers with a pair of scissors illustrates the plight of many of the Bay Area's homeless -- thousands of whom are mentally ill without access to care or counseling.
Homeless Moms in S.F. Treated to Brunch, Music, GiftsMothers at a homeless shelter in San Francisco were pampered and treated to brunch in honor of Mothers Day.
San Francisco's Free Syringes Are Littering Its StreetsSan Francisco hands out millions of syringes a year to drug users but has little control over how they are discarded and that's contributing to thousands of complaints.
Oakland To House More Homeless With Tuff Shed Program ExpansionThe city of Oakland is expanding its Tuff Shed program for the homeless.
'Miracle Messages' Reunites The Homeless With Loved OnesWe've seen the crisis of homelessness spread throughout the Bay Area. But this week's Jefferson award winner says doing something about it means looking at someone who is homeless as a person.. not a problem. Then, listen to their story in order to help them.
San Francisco's Tourism Slump Blamed On Homelessness And President TrumpSan Francisco's robust tourism industry is experiencing a slight slump. Some say Trump is to blame, but others point to the homeless crisis.