Bogus 911 Call Gets Brooklyn Woman Help She Needs Clearing Years Of HoardingSometimes when people know there is a hoarder in their neighborhood, they call 911, instead of 311, out of sheer desperation.
Cops: Hoarder Dies After Floor In Home CollapsesA 66-year-old Connecticut woman who appeared to be a hoarder died when the cluttered first floor of her home collapsed into the basement, police said.
Authorities Raid L.I. Home, Rescue Dozens Of Cats Living In 'Deplorable' ConditionsThe cats were taken to the North Shore Animal League for bathing, shots and to be put up for adoption.
North Jersey Hoarder Found Partially Mummified Among Trash, Animal FecesNeighbors hadn't seen Alice Klee since early February. Authorities went to her home and never found her, leading to a missing persons report.
Fire Kills 1, Badly Burns Another In Extreme Hoarding Intervention Gone AwryAn extreme hoarding situation ended in extreme sadness on Tuesday. It may have been a final act of defiance that killed a man and seriously injured his sick mother.
Elderly Father Dies In Bronx Apartment FireFiremen said they had trouble getting into the third floor apartment of 65-year-old Tyril Royer because of hoarding conditions all the way up to the door.
Police Could Charge Yonkers Woman After Finding Father's Decomposing Body In Home Authorities are still waiting to get autopsy results in the death of Roy Swenson – believed to be in his 90’s -- before they decide if they'll charge his daughter, Christina Swenson.
Secret World Of HoardingIt may be hard to imagine, living in clutter to the point where it may threaten health and safety. But between 3 million and 6 million Americans have a disorder that causes them to hoard.