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Sacramento County Ordinance Puts Dent In Panhandling Problems

The issue has plagued areas like one near Arden Fair mall where drivers encounter people holding signs, begging for money, and some don’t take no for an answer.

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Lodi Businesses Worried About Mess Homeless Leave In Downtown

Lodi business owners told city hall they’ve seen a significant number of homeless coming through their alleyways, and they say the crimes they are witnessing have them too afraid to approach the homeless themselves.



West Sacramento Homeless Program In Need Of More Money From City, County

It’s been almost two months since Mark Anthony Green was homeless, living on the banks of the Sacramento River on and off for more than 20 years. He’s a different man today.


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Placer County Pastor Hopes To Convert Old Barracks Into Homeless Shelter

The pastor has already drummed up support from other community members, but he now wants to get the county on board to fix the area’s growing homeless problem.


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Manteca Homeless Must Keep Moving Under New Ordinance

On Dec. 4, homeless encampments became illegal in the city under Manteca’s Municipal Code. The city attorney can also prosecute people cited for public urination or defecation.


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Sonora Boys, 17, Suspected Of Severely Beating Homeless Man

Police say that two teens have been arrested for allegedly attacking a Sonora homeless man.



Nevada County Homeless Advocates Floating Microhome Concept As Stepping Stone

The idea differs from Homeless Haven, a community built by activists as an experiment to keep the homeless population out of city parks. The tent city closed after more than a year in November 2013 after officials said it was too successful and attracted more homeless people to the area.


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Pastor Who Raised $100K For Homeless Now Has Sights Set On $300K Goal

A local pastor has a new message to preach after spending 14 days sleeping on the streets of Sacramento.


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Local Pastor Becomes Homeless For 2 Weeks To Raise Funds For Homeless People

A pastor for one of the largest congregations in the region is hitting the streets on a mission.


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Tracy Residents Worried About Unchecked Homeless Problem

They say attempted break-ins and violence involving the homeless camping out behind their homes seem to be escalating.


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Authorities Suspect Mountain Lion Attacked Homeless Man In Riverside County

Authorities will examine the torn clothing of a homeless man to determine whether a mountain lion mauled him at his Southern California encampment.


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Folsom Residents Fed Up With Homeless People Wandering Streets

Neighbors say their Folsom streets have turned into a homeless hang out, and a ministry meant to help them is not helping.