One thing we need to remember is that homelessness is not a crime. All people need to be treated with dignity and respect
Technology, data-driven legislation and adequate facilities are all parts of the solution
The HOPE Center will help get people off the streets, into warm beds, and working with social and mental health workers
“[Laws decriminalizing drug use are] having a negative impact on public safety. That’s the message I want to get out there,” El Cajon PD Chief Mike Moulton said
Left alone all day in Starbucks while his mother tried to earned money, Alejandro Matias Nazario’s life was transformed after Officer John Larson intervened
Pittsburgh police will work with the ROOTS team to provide assistance for those experiencing substance abuse issues, mental illness and homelessness
The new measure regulates how big and how far apart camps must be, with only three camps per block allowed, but there is no indication how the code will be enforced
The man came into the store, grabbed a large knife from a shelf, and stabbed the boy and a 25-year-old woman
“It’s something about his spirit that grabbed onto me. I was like, I gotta help this brother out. He’s one of our own.”
More than 3,000 people are living without shelter in Portland, a 50% jump from 2019, with more than 700 encampments across the city
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