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Special Coverage: Homelessness in Sonoma County

Homeless advocate: “The concern is, ‘If I fall asleep, will I wake up?’ ”
Southern California authorities took steps Tuesday toward shutting down a large homeless encampment and relocating hundreds of tent-dwellers to motel rooms under a court-supervised deal with lawyers who sued to protect their rights.
A Windsor man was indicted by a federal grand jury and is suspected of stealing the identities of homeless veterans and using their federal support funds to pay his own rent.
A federal judge walked briskly Wednesday with an entourage of government officials and lawyers along a bike trail by the Santa Ana River in Southern California, passing dozens of homeless tent-dwellers who must now look for a new place to live.
Police say a homeless man has been arrested in the random beating of an 86-year-old woman in Los Angeles.
Working at the demand of a federal judge in a case that could have broad influence, public officials and homeless advocates have reached an agreement providing motel rooms and other shelter for homeless people who are being kicked out of an encampment in a Southern California riverbed.
Two deaths last month in the Russian River homeless community underscore the population’s vulnerability and the difficulty of finding solutions amid a prolonged standoff over a proposed year-round shelter.
The community with the highest rate of homelessness in Sonoma County continues grapple with its response — without the resources and programs available to most cities.
The Living Room will celebrate its first 25 years and its move into affordable housing at public luncheon Feb. 13.
An argument with a man’s ex-girlfriend leads to the other man getting stabbed three times.
Fears of not being able to pay its share of fire recovery costs have made the council hesitant to expand new services to the homeless.
Santa Rosa’s Catholic Charities and Petaluma-based Committee on the Shelterless are spearheading efforts to provide beds in shelters, housing support and a range of case management services for people who find themselves homeless.
The assault occurred while the officer was trying to break up a fight, police said.
Orange County sheriff's deputies on Monday began going tent to tent along the Santa Ana River telling people the area will be closed and they need to move.
The twice-convicted homeless man was facing life for stabbing to death a 22-year-old Montgomery High School graduate on Christmas Eve in 2013.
The amount announced Thursday is a slight increase over recent years and will go to more than 7,000 projects, including some in California.
Residents weighed in on their priorities, but the city’s budget is likely to confront sharp limits after October’s wildfires.
Officials in Southern California on Monday notified hundreds of homeless people camped out along a dusty riverbed near a baseball stadium that they must move starting in two weeks.
A political storm is brewing ahead of Prince Harry's and Meghan Markle's May 19 wedding over whether to crack down on homeless people and beggars in the well-to-do English town of Windsor.
Methods to end homelessness or significantly reduce the problem come with financial and political hurdles. Here's a look at some of the key strategies and their challenges.