Concerned About New Shelters, Protesters Demonstrate Outside Home Of NYC Homeless Services CommissionerThe city's growing homeless problem has some taking matters into their own hands.
Lawmaker Blasts 'Poverty Pimps', Pushes Back Against Plan To Open New Homeless SheltersAs New York City's homeless population continues to rise, the debate over how to handle the problem is getting even more fired up.
'Sleep Out' Encourages Young Professionals To See What It's Like To Live On The StreetsHundreds of young professionals will swap their warm beds for unfamiliar territory this Friday.
CBS2 On Hand As Embattled Forgotten Families Landlord, Displaced Tenant Meet Face To FaceFor months, CBS2 has been investigating a New York City program intended to help homeless families. But instead, those families have ended up worse off.
Former Homeless Services Police Sergeant Faces Charges After Violent Encounter Caught On VideoProsecutors say the 34-year-old former peace officer assaulted an unidentified man who sought help at a Manhattan homeless shelter in March 2017.
After More Families Say They Were Abandoned In NJ, NYC Homeless Services Chief ApologizesCBS2 introduced you to a family who was relocated into a dangerous apartment by the Department of Homeless Services. On Monday, CBS2 discovered two other forgotten couples facing similar situations.
One Woman’s Selfless Act Spurs Group To Rent 60 Hotel Rooms To Keep Homeless People Off Chicago Streets During Historic ColdVolunteers dug deep into their pockets and picked up the tab for 60 hotel rooms for homeless men and women during the cold snap.
Subway Riders Demanding Answers As City's Homeless Continue Taking Over Train CarsAs temperatures plunge, some subway riders say they're seeing more and more homeless people seeking shelter inside subway cars.
State Comptroller's Audit Criticizes Outside Agency Hired By LIRR To Combat Homeless Problem At StationsWhat was supposed to help with the homelessness problem in and around Long Island Rail Road train stations, may be causing more problems for people in need and commuters alike.
Cop In Viral Encounter With Homeless Men In Subway Station: 'I'm Trying To Survive'The incident has sparked controversy, with many officials calling for harsher punishment for the men and a renewed debate about how to handle low-level transit crime.
2 Homeless Men Arrested In Subway Brawl With NYPD OfficerSources tell CBS2 officials are pursuing the remaining three the men in connection to the fight.
Cop Fights Off Drunken Group Who Allegedly Harassed Woman In Shocking VideoIn a shocking video shared on social media, Police Officer Syed Ali was seen holding off five homeless with his baton after they began acting aggressively in the East Broadway Subway station.