Death Investigation Initiated by Sacramento Police Outside Homeless Service Provider

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Sacramento Police Department is currently investigating the tragic death of a woman who was discovered outside a well-established homeless service provider in the city. The incident occurred early on a Tuesday morning, around 6 a.m., outside Sacramento Loaves & Fishes, a non-profit organization known for providing warm meals to those experiencing … Read more

Man Charged with Attack on Homeless Victims in Downtown Memphis

Memphis, Tennessee – A man is facing a first-degree murder charge for the death of a man experiencing homelessness and now additional charges for a similar alleged attack. Memphis Police claim that Karl Loucks, 41, attacked a homeless man inside of a portable restroom at a Marriott hotel parking lot on Front Street. The incident … Read more

Standoff Ends in Fatal Shooting of Suspect Wanted for Homeless Man’s Murder

Fayetteville, North Carolina – A man wanted for the murder of a homeless man barricaded himself inside a Fayetteville apartment, leading to a fatal standoff with police, authorities said. The suspect, identified as 33-year-old Shakoor Williams, was the subject of a murder arrest warrant served by officers from the Fayetteville Police Violent Criminal Apprehension Team … Read more

Santa Monica Homeless Man Pleads Not Guilty to Attempted Murder and Assault

Santa Monica, California – A homeless man facing charges of attempting to drown a 72-year-old woman at the beach, along with attacking a teenage girl and another woman, entered a plea of not guilty on Tuesday. Jawann Garnett, 31, is charged with attempted murder, child abuse, assault with intent to commit sexual assault, and kidnapping … Read more

Attempted drowning rampage lands homeless man in custody in Santa Monica

Santa Monica, California – A homeless man is facing felony charges in Santa Monica after a violent incident that left three women injured. The man, identified as 31-year-old Jawann Dwayne Garnett, was arrested following a rampage at Santa Monica State Beach on Monday. The chaos unfolded near the Santa Monica Pier, where the man attacked … Read more

Firefighters injured in explosion at homeless encampment in San Fernando Valley prompts bomb squad investigation

Los Angeles, California – Eleven firefighters from the city of Los Angeles were injured while responding to a fire at a homeless encampment in the San Fernando Valley. The incident, which occurred on Monday afternoon, was triggered by an explosion within the Sepulveda Basin area. Among the injured firefighters, one was transported by air to … Read more

Explosion at Homeless Encampment Leaves Firefighter Injured in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, CA – A Los Angeles City firefighter sustained serious injuries while responding to a massive fire at a homeless encampment in the Sepulveda Basin. The incident occurred on June 24, 2024, at 10:14 pm PDT, highlighting the dangers that first responders face in such situations. The firefighter was hurt in an explosion that … Read more

Jailed: Man Sentenced to Three Years for Attack and Abduction of Homeless Victim

Dublin, Ireland – A man from Enniskerry, Wicklow, has been sentenced to three years in prison for his involvement in the attack and abduction of a homeless man. Wade O’Brien, 32, admitted to an affray that took place in Shankill on April 5th, 2021, which left the victim with severe injuries including a fractured wrist … Read more

Explosion Injures Firefighter at Homeless Encampment Brush Fire in Sepulveda Basin

Los Angeles, California – A firefighter sustained injuries in an explosion while responding to a brush fire at a homeless encampment in the Sepulveda Basin Recreation Area in the west San Fernando Valley on Monday. The incident took place in the 15700 block of West Burbank Boulevard. The half-acre fire prompted a response from emergency … Read more

Heatwave in Delhi Claims Lives of 192 Homeless Individuals, Urgent Measures Needed to Protect Vulnerable Population

New Delhi, India – The scorching heatwave in Delhi has claimed the lives of 192 homeless individuals between June 11 and June 19, according to a recent report by the Centre for Holistic Development, a non-governmental organization. Over the past week, temperatures in Delhi have surged past 40 degrees Celsius, creating extremely challenging conditions for … Read more