Moms 4 Housing Among Oakland's Black History Month HonoreesThe activist women known as Moms 4 Housing will be among those recognized as Black History Month honorees when the Oakland City Council meets at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, council President Rebecca Kaplan announced.
Moms 4 Housing Group Reaches Deal For Purchase Of Oakland Home Where Homeless Squatters EvictedThe activist group which supported the occupation of a vacant home in Oakland by homeless mothers has reached an agreement with the property owner and the city of Oakland for the purchase of the property.
Oakland Homeless Moms Can Remain In Occupied Home For NowAn Alameda County judge delayed a decision Monday on the fate of four homeless mothers who have moved their families into a vacant Oakland house without the owner's permission.
3-Alarm Fire Destroys Vallejo BuildingA three-alarm fire erupted early Tuesday in an abandoned Vallejo building frequented by squatters,
Fire Traps Squatters Inside Central Valley Home With Boarded Up Windows, 5 DeadA fire that broke out at an abandoned home in central California trapped and killed 5 squatters who tried to flee out the only open window.
Bay Area Serial Squatter Evicted For 8th Time In 6 YearsA family accused of defrauding landlords appears to be at it again. Last year, KPIX 5 was there when they were evicted from an apartment in San Bruno. This week, they were found squatting in Daly City.
16 Squatters Kicked Out Of San Francisco Apartment Building; 1 ArrestedOne person was arrested after more than a dozen squatters were found in an apartment building in San Francisco’s North of Panhandle neighborhood Saturday afternoon, a police spokesman said.
Squatting Video Game Developers Finally Leave Airbnb Condo Owned By San Francisco WomanTwo brothers who squatted on a Bay Area woman’s Airbnb condo have finally left the premises.
Vacant Oakland Building Occupied By Political Activists Burns In FireAn apparently vacant home and store that burned near the MacArthur BART station in Oakland early this morning had been used by political activists for squatting, meetings and events for years, fire officials said Wednesday.
Cadaver Dogs Comb San Jose Fire Site In Arson InvestigationArson investigators with specially trained dogs resumed the search Thursday for possible human remains in the debris of a burned-down building near downtown San Jose.
Man Arrested In San Jose Fire That Destroyed Former KNTV Building; Cadaver Dogs Search RubbleA man has been arrested and faces charges of felony arson and first degree burglary, on suspicion of setting the five-alarm fire in downtown San Jose.
Firefighter Hurt By Explosion Inside Burning San Jose HomeA firefighter suffered minor burns in an explosion at a house fire in San Jose on Wednesday night, according to a fire captain.
2 Arrested In Alleged ID Theft, Squatting At Walnut Creek HomeA man and woman were arrested for allegedly squatting in an unoccupied Walnut Creek home after stealing the identity of the former owner to create a fake lease, police said Friday.
Group Evicted In SFSU Scuffle Connected To Squatters Evicted From ChurchA group involved in a scuffle with San Francisco State University police Thursday night was part of a squatter’s collective that was evicted from an abandoned church in the city earlier this week, according to a statement from a member of the group.
Homeless Squatters Removed From SF Oceanview BuildingAlmost 30 homeless people were kicked out of the building, which police said they had occupied for at least eight months.