Category Archives: Public Safety

Homeless in San Francisco, Follow Up

This is a much more detailed article from City Journal than the one posted Friday from the Wall Street Journal. It is so sad what is happening to our once lovely City by the Bay. An excerpt. “Everyone’s on drugs … Continue reading

Posted in Homelessness, Public Safety

Homeless Threatening Levees

Excellent follow up story from CBS 13 on this issue first noted this Spring. An excerpt. “SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Sacramento is near the top of the list when it comes to cities at risk of catastrophic flooding. “Last May, CBS13 … Continue reading

Posted in Homelessness, Public Safety

Serious Homeless Issues in Land Park

Important story, and very sad for the folks—residents and the homeless—involved, reported in this article from California Globe. An excerpt. “When you ask residents of Land Park in Sacramento why they chose to buy a home here, many times sacrificing … Continue reading

Posted in Homelessness, Public Safety

Police Calls Increase Near Homeless Shelters

Proving the falseness of the narrative pushed by those supporting placing homeless shelters near residential neighborhoods and business that the presence of homeless shelters does not increase crime in the surrounding neighborhood, which common sense knows is false, is contained … Continue reading

Posted in Homelessness, Public Safety

Homeless Camping Near Homes

The public safety issue is obvious, the story is from a report by CBS 13 Sacramento An excerpt. “SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Homeless camps are set up feet from people’s homes. They are on sidewalks, near lawns, and residents say they … Continue reading

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Health Warning from Homeless Camping

The deadly situation in Riverside County, as reported by the California Globe, is similar to what is happening in the American River Parkway due to homeless camping, An excerpt. “Fear of the deadly Shigella bacteria has prompted health officials in … Continue reading

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Safety on Public Transit

As Sacramento struggles to make its light rail safe and clean for the public, these ideas expressed in this City Journal article would be good to note. An excerpt. Three months ago, the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system that … Continue reading

Posted in Public Safety, Transportation