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Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of Squatting Moms at Oakland Home

An Olney, Maryland, man allegedly paid a group of people to forcibly evict two tenants from a building he owned — but every other tenant in the building was forced to move out as well. Read full article: Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of S...→

Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of Squatting Moms at Oakland Home

An Olney, Maryland, man allegedly paid a group of people to forcibly evict two tenants from a building he owned — but every other tenant in the building was forced to move out as well. Read full article: Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of S...→

Homeless moms evicted from Oakland home may return | WTOP

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Homeless mothers who were evicted last week from an Oakland, California, house where they were squatting plan to move back after speculators agreed to sell the property to a… Read full article: Homeless moms evicted from Oakland home ...→

Moms 4 Housing to announce agreement to negotiate sale of Oakland home

Moms 4 Housing to announce agreement to negotiate sale of Oakland home

The group Moms 4 Housing announced an agreement with Wedgewood to negotiate the sale of #MomsHouse through the Oakland Community Land Trust. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing to announce agreement to ...→

Sheriff: Deputies kill man who ran at them with a knife

Sheriff: Deputies kill man who ran at them with a knife

The Villages, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies fatally shot a man who attacked them with a knife late Tuesday outside a gas station in north... Read full article: Sheriff: Deputies kill man who ran at th...→

Deputies Evict Oakland 'Moms 4 Housing' From Occupied Home; Four Arrested

Deputies Evict Oakland 'Moms 4 Housing' From Occupied Home; Four Arrested

Armed with a court order, Alameda County Sheriff's deputies forcibly evicted a group of homeless Oakland mothers from a vacant home early Tuesday that they had been illegally occupying. Read full article: Deputies Evict Oakland 'Moms 4 Housing' ...→

Sheriff's deputies evict homeless moms from Oakland home

Sheriff's deputies evict homeless moms from Oakland home

Four homeless women who were ordered by a judge last week to leave a vacant house in Oakland have been evicted by heavily armed sheriff's deputies Read full article: Sheriff's deputies evict homeless moms f...→

Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of Squatting Moms at Oakland Home

Protesters on Monday morning rallied in support of two homeless moms who took over a vacant house in Oakland and against their impending eviction after a judge’s ruling last week.... Philadelphia’s decades-old tax abatement program is about to undergo some serious changes. Philadelphia city council approved cutting the tax break for home construction, reducing abatement 10% for ten years. Read full article: Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of S...→

Sheriff Deputies Remove Oakland Homeless Moms From Occupied Home

Sheriff Deputies Remove Oakland Homeless Moms From Occupied Home

Armed with a court order, the Alameda County Sheriff's deputies forcibly evicted a group of homeless mothers from a vacant home early Tuesday that they had been illegally occupying. Read full article: Sheriff Deputies Remove Oakland Homeless...→

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, supporters form human shield

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, supporters form human shield

Supporters formed a human shield in front of the Oakland house that four women have been squatting in since November. Read full article: Oakland moms remain in vacant house, sup...→

Alameda Sheriff's Department Moving Forward With Oakland Squatter Moms Eviction

Alameda Sheriff's Department Moving Forward With Oakland Squatter Moms Eviction

The Alameda County Sheriff's Department warned a group of homeless mothers illegally occupying an Oakland home Monday that deputies would be carrying out their court-ordered eviction sometime this week. Read full article: Alameda Sheriff's Department Moving Forw...→

Police transparency: Contra Costa sheriff releases deputies disciplinary records a year after they were requested

Police transparency: Contra Costa sheriff releases deputies disciplinary records a year after they were requested

MARTINEZ — A Contra Costa County deputy sheriff lied to police in another county when they arrested him for DUI in 2016 and nearly lost his job for it before reaching a “last chance” deal wit… Read full article: Police transparency: Contra Costa sherif...→

Judge delays ruling in evacuation order for moms in vacant Oakland home

Judge delays ruling in evacuation order for moms in vacant Oakland home

In a temporary win for the group "Moms4Housing," a judge held off on ruling whether a group of moms must leave a vacant Oakland home. Read full article: Judge delays ruling in evacuation order ...→

Support From Oakland Officials May Not Help Single, Homeless Moms In Eviction Fight

Support From Oakland Officials May Not Help Single, Homeless Moms In Eviction Fight

A group of single moms and housing activists facing potential eviction in Oakland is due in court Thursday and fresh support from city councilmembers may not help their cause. Read full article: Support From Oakland Officials May Not H...→

Women who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Women who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Members of the activist group Moms 4 Housing, who took over an empty West Oakland home last month, are fighting back after the owner gave them an eviction notice. Read full article: Women who took over Oakland house get ev...→

Deputies find 190 pounds of pot in California man’s RV during Joliet traffic stop, sheriff says

Deputies find 190 pounds of pot in California man’s RV during Joliet traffic stop, sheriff says

Sheriff’s deputies pulled over the RV on Interstate 80 when they noticed it traveling in the rain with without its headlights on. Read full article: Deputies find 190 pounds of pot in Calif...→

Homeless moms claim a victory in Oakland house battle

Homeless moms claim a victory in Oakland house battle

The company owning an empty Oakland home that homeless women have occupied agreed to sell it to a local land bank. Read full article: Homeless moms claim a victory in Oakland...→

Watch: Moms 4 Housing founder discusses Oakland group’s next steps

Watch: Moms 4 Housing founder discusses Oakland group’s next steps

Misty Cross hinted that the group’s next action could be at the offices of Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and Councilmember Lynette Gibson McElhaney, adding that Gov. Gavin Newsom could also be t… Read full article: Watch: Moms 4 Housing founder discusses ...→

Homeless Oakland mothers released after arrest, eviction from vacant home

Homeless Oakland mothers released after arrest, eviction from vacant home

"Man, I'm fighting this fight! Period!! Now we have a bigger fight because this is a bigger movement. They shouldn't have put us in there." Read full article: Homeless Oakland mothers released after ...→

California housing crisis: Oakland moms evicted by deputies

Homeless women ordered by a California judge last week to leave a vacant house they illegally occupied in Oakland for two months were evicted before dawn Tuesday by sheriff's deputies in a... Read full article: California housing crisis: Oakland moms ...→

Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of Squatting Moms at Oakland Home

Rent in New York City reached an all-time high last month, according to a new report from StreetEasy. Read full article: Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of S...→

LIVE: Oakland homeless moms evicted from vacant house

LIVE: Oakland homeless moms evicted from vacant house

Deputies have arrived to evict a group of mothers and their children who have been living in a home in Oakland illegally. Read full article: LIVE: Oakland homeless moms evicted from...→

Photos: A look inside the Moms 4 Housing home in West Oakland

Photos: A look inside the Moms 4 Housing home in West Oakland

One hundred people gathered Monday at the West Oakland house taken over by Moms 4 Housing activists. Read full article: Photos: A look inside the Moms 4 Housing...→

At least 100 stand with Moms 4 Housing to protest imminent eviction

At least 100 stand with Moms 4 Housing to protest imminent eviction

At least 100 supporters gathered at the West Oakland house taken over by Moms 4 Housing, ready to risk arrest to protest the group’s pending eviction. Read full article: At least 100 stand with Moms 4 Housing t...→

Owner Makes New Offer to Homeless Moms Occupying Vacant Oakland House

Owner Makes New Offer to Homeless Moms Occupying Vacant Oakland House

The real estate investment firm planning to have two homeless mothers evicted next week from a West Oakland home offered on Saturday to pay to shelter them for the next two months. Read full article: Owner Makes New Offer to Homeless Moms O...→

Homeless mothers who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Homeless mothers who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Members of the activist group Moms 4 Housing, who took over an empty West Oakland home last month, are fighting back after the owner gave them an eviction notice. Read full article: Homeless mothers who took over Oakland h...→

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

City Council members on Tuesday demanded that Wedgewood try to sell its house to the homeless women who took it over -- or else. Read full article: Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Mom...→

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

City Council members on Tuesday demanded that Wedgewood try to sell its house to the homeless women who took it over — or else. Read full article: Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Mom...→

California sheriff deputies were refused service at Starbucks

California sheriff deputies were refused service at Starbucks

Starbucks issued an apology after two California cops were denied service at the coffee chain, according to a report. Riverside County Sheriff Chad Bianco said Saturday that two of the agency’… Read full article: California sheriff deputies were refused...→

Moms 4 Housing Group Reaches Deal To Purchase Oakland Home Where Homeless Squatters Evicted

Moms 4 Housing Group Reaches Deal To Purchase Oakland Home Where Homeless Squatters Evicted

The activist group which supported the occupation of a vacant home in Oakland by homeless mothers has reached an agreement with the property owner and the city of Oakland to purchase the property. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing Group Reaches Deal To Pur...→

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Return To Oakland Home

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Return To Oakland Home

After their Tuesday afternoon release from jail, the two homeless mothers arrested during the early Tuesday morning eviction of the group Moms 4 Housing said they would return to the West Oakland home for what they called a "celebration." Read full article: After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Ac...→

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Plan To Return To Oakland Home

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Plan To Return To Oakland Home

After their afternoon release from jail, the Moms 4 Housing activists arrested during an early Tuesday morning eviction by armed sheriff's deputies said they planned to return to the West Oakland home for another protest. Read full article: After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Ac...→

Sheriffs evicting homeless women squatting in empty Oakland house

Sheriffs evicting homeless women squatting in empty Oakland house

The homeless moms described the early morning eviction enforcement from Alameda County sheriffs as overly excessive. Read full article: Sheriffs evicting homeless women squatti...→

Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of Squatting Moms at Oakland Home

Protesters on Monday morning rallied in support of two homeless moms who took over a vacant house in Oakland and against their impending eviction after a judge’s ruling last week. Read full article: Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of S...→

Moms 4 Housing members evicted from West Oakland house, arrested

Moms 4 Housing members evicted from West Oakland house, arrested

Multiple people from the Moms 4 Housing home in West Oakland were arrested Tuesday morning. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing members evicted from West...→

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, crowds gather as eviction deadline approaches

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, crowds gather as eviction deadline approaches

The sheriff's office has offered to help the women with services and Wedgewood Properties offered to shelter the women for two months through Catholic Charities and pay for moving expenses. Read full article: Oakland moms remain in vacant house, cro...→

Protesters Rally Against Homeless Moms’ Eviction in Oakland

Protesters Rally Against Homeless Moms’ Eviction in Oakland

Protesters on Monday morning rallied in support of two homeless moms who took over a vacant house in Oakland and against their impending eviction after a judge’s ruling last week. Read full article: Protesters Rally Against Homeless Moms’ ...→

Moms 4 Housing loses court case, must vacate West Oakland home

Moms 4 Housing loses court case, must vacate West Oakland home

An Alameda County Superior Court judge ruled against the women on Friday, opening them up to eviction. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing loses court case, must va...→

Oakland Homeless Moms Can Remain In Occupied Home For Now

Oakland Homeless Moms Can Remain In Occupied Home For Now

An Alameda County judge delayed a decision Monday on the fate of four homeless mothers who have moved their families into a vacant Oakland house without the owner's permission. Read full article: Oakland Homeless Moms Can Remain In Occu...→

Single Homeless Moms Get Reprieve On Eviction From Oakland Home

Single Homeless Moms Get Reprieve On Eviction From Oakland Home

A pair of homeless Oakland mothers occupying a vacant home as a housing protest on Thursday was given another four days to make their case. Read full article: Single Homeless Moms Get Reprieve On Evi...→

Owners Of Vacant Oakland House Want To Evict Homeless Moms To Help Local Youth

Owners Of Vacant Oakland House Want To Evict Homeless Moms To Help Local Youth

In a new twist to the ongoing battle over a vacant West Oakland house that was taken over by two homeless mothers last month, the house's owners said on Monday that they want the women to leave so they can use the property to help disadvantaged local young people. Read full article: Owners Of Vacant Oakland House Want To E...→

Sheriff protests after Starbucks employees ignore deputies at Riverside store

Sheriff protests after Starbucks employees ignore deputies at Riverside store

Sheriff Chad Bianco said he believes his deputies were neglected because of a bias against law enforcement. Starbucks said it is investigating the reason and has suspended the involved employees. Read full article: Sheriff protests after Starbucks employe...→

Virginia Sheriff Will Not Enforce Unconstitutional Gun Laws

Virginia Sheriff Will Not Enforce Unconstitutional Gun Laws

Amelia County, Virginia, Sheriff Ricky L. Walker is making clear he will not enforce unconstitutional gun laws even if ordered to by a judge. Read full article: Virginia Sheriff Will Not Enforce Uncons...→

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Activist group "Moms for Housing" occupies vacant home in Oakland to protest city's homeless crisis

"There are four times as many empty homes in Oakland as there are homeless people," Sameerah Karim, one of the Moms for Housing, said. Read full article: Activist group "Moms for Housing" occupi...→

Homeless moms evicted from Oakland home may return | WTOP

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Homeless mothers who were evicted last week from an Oakland, California, house where they were squatting plan to move back after speculators agreed to sell the property to a… Read full article: Homeless moms evicted from Oakland home ...→

Moms 4 Housing Group Reaches Deal To Purchase Oakland Home Where Homeless Squatters Evicted

Moms 4 Housing Group Reaches Deal To Purchase Oakland Home Where Homeless Squatters Evicted

The activist group which supported the occupation of a vacant home in Oakland by homeless mothers has reached an agreement with the property owner and the city of Oakland to purchase the property. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing Group Reaches Deal To Pur...→

Watch: Moms 4 Housing founder discusses Oakland group’s next steps

Watch: Moms 4 Housing founder discusses Oakland group’s next steps

Misty Cross hinted that the group’s next action could be at the offices of Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and Councilmember Lynette Gibson McElhaney, adding that Gov. Gavin Newsom could also be t… Read full article: Watch: Moms 4 Housing founder discusses ...→

Sheriff: Deputies kill man who ran at them with a knife

Sheriff: Deputies kill man who ran at them with a knife

The Villages, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies fatally shot a man who attacked them with a knife late Tuesday outside a gas station in north... Read full article: Sheriff: Deputies kill man who ran at th...→

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Plan To Return To Oakland Home

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Plan To Return To Oakland Home

After their afternoon release from jail, the Moms 4 Housing activists arrested during an early Tuesday morning eviction by armed sheriff's deputies said they planned to return to the West Oakland home for another protest. Read full article: After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Ac...→

California housing crisis: Oakland moms evicted by deputies

Homeless women ordered by a California judge last week to leave a vacant house they illegally occupied in Oakland for two months were evicted before dawn Tuesday by sheriff's deputies in a... Read full article: California housing crisis: Oakland moms ...→

Sheriff's deputies evict homeless moms from Oakland home

Sheriff's deputies evict homeless moms from Oakland home

Four homeless women who were ordered by a judge last week to leave a vacant house in Oakland have been evicted by heavily armed sheriff's deputies Read full article: Sheriff's deputies evict homeless moms f...→

Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of Squatting Moms at Oakland Home

Protesters on Monday morning rallied in support of two homeless moms who took over a vacant house in Oakland and against their impending eviction after a judge’s ruling last week. Read full article: Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of S...→

LIVE: Oakland homeless moms evicted from vacant house

LIVE: Oakland homeless moms evicted from vacant house

Deputies have arrived to evict a group of mothers and their children who have been living in a home in Oakland illegally. Read full article: LIVE: Oakland homeless moms evicted from...→

Sheriff Deputies Remove Oakland Homeless Moms From Occupied Home

Sheriff Deputies Remove Oakland Homeless Moms From Occupied Home

Armed with a court order, the Alameda County Sheriff's deputies forcibly evicted a group of homeless mothers from a vacant home early Tuesday that they had been illegally occupying. Read full article: Sheriff Deputies Remove Oakland Homeless...→

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, crowds gather as eviction deadline approaches

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, crowds gather as eviction deadline approaches

The sheriff's office has offered to help the women with services and Wedgewood Properties offered to shelter the women for two months through Catholic Charities and pay for moving expenses. Read full article: Oakland moms remain in vacant house, cro...→

At least 100 stand with Moms 4 Housing to protest imminent eviction

At least 100 stand with Moms 4 Housing to protest imminent eviction

At least 100 supporters gathered at the West Oakland house taken over by Moms 4 Housing, ready to risk arrest to protest the group’s pending eviction. Read full article: At least 100 stand with Moms 4 Housing t...→

Alameda Sheriff's Department Moving Forward With Oakland Squatter Moms Eviction

Alameda Sheriff's Department Moving Forward With Oakland Squatter Moms Eviction

The Alameda County Sheriff's Department warned a group of homeless mothers illegally occupying an Oakland home Monday that deputies would be carrying out their court-ordered eviction sometime this week. Read full article: Alameda Sheriff's Department Moving Forw...→

Moms 4 Housing loses court case, must vacate West Oakland home

Moms 4 Housing loses court case, must vacate West Oakland home

An Alameda County Superior Court judge ruled against the women on Friday, opening them up to eviction. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing loses court case, must va...→

Homeless mothers who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Homeless mothers who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Members of the activist group Moms 4 Housing, who took over an empty West Oakland home last month, are fighting back after the owner gave them an eviction notice. Read full article: Homeless mothers who took over Oakland h...→

Judge delays ruling in evacuation order for moms in vacant Oakland home

Judge delays ruling in evacuation order for moms in vacant Oakland home

In a temporary win for the group "Moms4Housing," a judge held off on ruling whether a group of moms must leave a vacant Oakland home. Read full article: Judge delays ruling in evacuation order ...→

Single Homeless Moms Get Reprieve On Eviction From Oakland Home

Single Homeless Moms Get Reprieve On Eviction From Oakland Home

A pair of homeless Oakland mothers occupying a vacant home as a housing protest on Thursday was given another four days to make their case. Read full article: Single Homeless Moms Get Reprieve On Evi...→

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

City Council members on Tuesday demanded that Wedgewood try to sell its house to the homeless women who took it over — or else. Read full article: Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Mom...→

Sheriff protests after Starbucks employees ignore deputies at Riverside store

Sheriff protests after Starbucks employees ignore deputies at Riverside store

Sheriff Chad Bianco said he believes his deputies were neglected because of a bias against law enforcement. Starbucks said it is investigating the reason and has suspended the involved employees. Read full article: Sheriff protests after Starbucks employe...→

Deputies find 190 pounds of pot in California man’s RV during Joliet traffic stop, sheriff says

Deputies find 190 pounds of pot in California man’s RV during Joliet traffic stop, sheriff says

Sheriff’s deputies pulled over the RV on Interstate 80 when they noticed it traveling in the rain with without its headlights on. Read full article: Deputies find 190 pounds of pot in Calif...→

Activist group

Activist group "Moms for Housing" occupies vacant home in Oakland to protest city's homeless crisis

"There are four times as many empty homes in Oakland as there are homeless people," Sameerah Karim, one of the Moms for Housing, said. Read full article: Activist group "Moms for Housing" occupi...→

Homeless moms claim a victory in Oakland house battle

Homeless moms claim a victory in Oakland house battle

The company owning an empty Oakland home that homeless women have occupied agreed to sell it to a local land bank. Read full article: Homeless moms claim a victory in Oakland...→

Moms 4 Housing to announce agreement to negotiate sale of Oakland home

Moms 4 Housing to announce agreement to negotiate sale of Oakland home

The group Moms 4 Housing announced an agreement with Wedgewood to negotiate the sale of #MomsHouse through the Oakland Community Land Trust. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing to announce agreement to ...→

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Return To Oakland Home

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Return To Oakland Home

After their Tuesday afternoon release from jail, the two homeless mothers arrested during the early Tuesday morning eviction of the group Moms 4 Housing said they would return to the West Oakland home for what they called a "celebration." Read full article: After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Ac...→

Homeless Oakland mothers released after arrest, eviction from vacant home

Homeless Oakland mothers released after arrest, eviction from vacant home

"Man, I'm fighting this fight! Period!! Now we have a bigger fight because this is a bigger movement. They shouldn't have put us in there." Read full article: Homeless Oakland mothers released after ...→

Deputies Evict Oakland 'Moms 4 Housing' From Occupied Home; Four Arrested

Deputies Evict Oakland 'Moms 4 Housing' From Occupied Home; Four Arrested

Armed with a court order, Alameda County Sheriff's deputies forcibly evicted a group of homeless Oakland mothers from a vacant home early Tuesday that they had been illegally occupying. Read full article: Deputies Evict Oakland 'Moms 4 Housing' ...→

Sheriffs evicting homeless women squatting in empty Oakland house

Sheriffs evicting homeless women squatting in empty Oakland house

The homeless moms described the early morning eviction enforcement from Alameda County sheriffs as overly excessive. Read full article: Sheriffs evicting homeless women squatti...→

Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of Squatting Moms at Oakland Home

Rent in New York City reached an all-time high last month, according to a new report from StreetEasy. Read full article: Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of S...→

Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of Squatting Moms at Oakland Home

Protesters on Monday morning rallied in support of two homeless moms who took over a vacant house in Oakland and against their impending eviction after a judge’s ruling last week.... Philadelphia’s decades-old tax abatement program is about to undergo some serious changes. Philadelphia city council approved cutting the tax break for home construction, reducing abatement 10% for ten years. Read full article: Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of S...→

Moms 4 Housing members evicted from West Oakland house, arrested

Moms 4 Housing members evicted from West Oakland house, arrested

Multiple people from the Moms 4 Housing home in West Oakland were arrested Tuesday morning. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing members evicted from West...→

Photos: A look inside the Moms 4 Housing home in West Oakland

Photos: A look inside the Moms 4 Housing home in West Oakland

One hundred people gathered Monday at the West Oakland house taken over by Moms 4 Housing activists. Read full article: Photos: A look inside the Moms 4 Housing...→

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, supporters form human shield

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, supporters form human shield

Supporters formed a human shield in front of the Oakland house that four women have been squatting in since November. Read full article: Oakland moms remain in vacant house, sup...→

Protesters Rally Against Homeless Moms’ Eviction in Oakland

Protesters Rally Against Homeless Moms’ Eviction in Oakland

Protesters on Monday morning rallied in support of two homeless moms who took over a vacant house in Oakland and against their impending eviction after a judge’s ruling last week. Read full article: Protesters Rally Against Homeless Moms’ ...→

Owner Makes New Offer to Homeless Moms Occupying Vacant Oakland House

Owner Makes New Offer to Homeless Moms Occupying Vacant Oakland House

The real estate investment firm planning to have two homeless mothers evicted next week from a West Oakland home offered on Saturday to pay to shelter them for the next two months. Read full article: Owner Makes New Offer to Homeless Moms O...→

Police transparency: Contra Costa sheriff releases deputies disciplinary records a year after they were requested

Police transparency: Contra Costa sheriff releases deputies disciplinary records a year after they were requested

MARTINEZ — A Contra Costa County deputy sheriff lied to police in another county when they arrested him for DUI in 2016 and nearly lost his job for it before reaching a “last chance” deal wit… Read full article: Police transparency: Contra Costa sherif...→

Oakland Homeless Moms Can Remain In Occupied Home For Now

Oakland Homeless Moms Can Remain In Occupied Home For Now

An Alameda County judge delayed a decision Monday on the fate of four homeless mothers who have moved their families into a vacant Oakland house without the owner's permission. Read full article: Oakland Homeless Moms Can Remain In Occu...→

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

City Council members on Tuesday demanded that Wedgewood try to sell its house to the homeless women who took it over -- or else. Read full article: Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Mom...→

Support From Oakland Officials May Not Help Single, Homeless Moms In Eviction Fight

Support From Oakland Officials May Not Help Single, Homeless Moms In Eviction Fight

A group of single moms and housing activists facing potential eviction in Oakland is due in court Thursday and fresh support from city councilmembers may not help their cause. Read full article: Support From Oakland Officials May Not H...→

Owners Of Vacant Oakland House Want To Evict Homeless Moms To Help Local Youth

Owners Of Vacant Oakland House Want To Evict Homeless Moms To Help Local Youth

In a new twist to the ongoing battle over a vacant West Oakland house that was taken over by two homeless mothers last month, the house's owners said on Monday that they want the women to leave so they can use the property to help disadvantaged local young people. Read full article: Owners Of Vacant Oakland House Want To E...→

California sheriff deputies were refused service at Starbucks

California sheriff deputies were refused service at Starbucks

Starbucks issued an apology after two California cops were denied service at the coffee chain, according to a report. Riverside County Sheriff Chad Bianco said Saturday that two of the agency’… Read full article: California sheriff deputies were refused...→

Women who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Women who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Members of the activist group Moms 4 Housing, who took over an empty West Oakland home last month, are fighting back after the owner gave them an eviction notice. Read full article: Women who took over Oakland house get ev...→

Virginia Sheriff Will Not Enforce Unconstitutional Gun Laws

Virginia Sheriff Will Not Enforce Unconstitutional Gun Laws

Amelia County, Virginia, Sheriff Ricky L. Walker is making clear he will not enforce unconstitutional gun laws even if ordered to by a judge. Read full article: Virginia Sheriff Will Not Enforce Uncons...→

Homeless moms evicted from Oakland home may return | WTOP

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Homeless mothers who were evicted last week from an Oakland, California, house where they were squatting plan to move back after speculators agreed to sell the property to a… Read full article: Homeless moms evicted from Oakland home ...→

Homeless moms claim a victory in Oakland house battle

Homeless moms claim a victory in Oakland house battle

The company owning an empty Oakland home that homeless women have occupied agreed to sell it to a local land bank. Read full article: Homeless moms claim a victory in Oakland...→

Moms 4 Housing Group Reaches Deal To Purchase Oakland Home Where Homeless Squatters Evicted

Moms 4 Housing Group Reaches Deal To Purchase Oakland Home Where Homeless Squatters Evicted

The activist group which supported the occupation of a vacant home in Oakland by homeless mothers has reached an agreement with the property owner and the city of Oakland to purchase the property. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing Group Reaches Deal To Pur...→

Moms 4 Housing to announce agreement to negotiate sale of Oakland home

Moms 4 Housing to announce agreement to negotiate sale of Oakland home

The group Moms 4 Housing announced an agreement with Wedgewood to negotiate the sale of #MomsHouse through the Oakland Community Land Trust. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing to announce agreement to ...→

Watch: Moms 4 Housing founder discusses Oakland group’s next steps

Watch: Moms 4 Housing founder discusses Oakland group’s next steps

Misty Cross hinted that the group’s next action could be at the offices of Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and Councilmember Lynette Gibson McElhaney, adding that Gov. Gavin Newsom could also be t… Read full article: Watch: Moms 4 Housing founder discusses ...→

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Return To Oakland Home

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Return To Oakland Home

After their Tuesday afternoon release from jail, the two homeless mothers arrested during the early Tuesday morning eviction of the group Moms 4 Housing said they would return to the West Oakland home for what they called a "celebration." Read full article: After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Ac...→

Sheriff: Deputies kill man who ran at them with a knife

Sheriff: Deputies kill man who ran at them with a knife

The Villages, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies fatally shot a man who attacked them with a knife late Tuesday outside a gas station in north... Read full article: Sheriff: Deputies kill man who ran at th...→

Homeless Oakland mothers released after arrest, eviction from vacant home

Homeless Oakland mothers released after arrest, eviction from vacant home

"Man, I'm fighting this fight! Period!! Now we have a bigger fight because this is a bigger movement. They shouldn't have put us in there." Read full article: Homeless Oakland mothers released after ...→

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Plan To Return To Oakland Home

After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Plan To Return To Oakland Home

After their afternoon release from jail, the Moms 4 Housing activists arrested during an early Tuesday morning eviction by armed sheriff's deputies said they planned to return to the West Oakland home for another protest. Read full article: After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Ac...→

Deputies Evict Oakland 'Moms 4 Housing' From Occupied Home; Four Arrested

Deputies Evict Oakland 'Moms 4 Housing' From Occupied Home; Four Arrested

Armed with a court order, Alameda County Sheriff's deputies forcibly evicted a group of homeless Oakland mothers from a vacant home early Tuesday that they had been illegally occupying. Read full article: Deputies Evict Oakland 'Moms 4 Housing' ...→

California housing crisis: Oakland moms evicted by deputies

Homeless women ordered by a California judge last week to leave a vacant house they illegally occupied in Oakland for two months were evicted before dawn Tuesday by sheriff's deputies in a... Read full article: California housing crisis: Oakland moms ...→

Sheriffs evicting homeless women squatting in empty Oakland house

Sheriffs evicting homeless women squatting in empty Oakland house

The homeless moms described the early morning eviction enforcement from Alameda County sheriffs as overly excessive. Read full article: Sheriffs evicting homeless women squatti...→

Sheriff's deputies evict homeless moms from Oakland home

Sheriff's deputies evict homeless moms from Oakland home

Four homeless women who were ordered by a judge last week to leave a vacant house in Oakland have been evicted by heavily armed sheriff's deputies Read full article: Sheriff's deputies evict homeless moms f...→

Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of Squatting Moms at Oakland Home

Rent in New York City reached an all-time high last month, according to a new report from StreetEasy. Read full article: Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of S...→

Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of Squatting Moms at Oakland Home

Protesters on Monday morning rallied in support of two homeless moms who took over a vacant house in Oakland and against their impending eviction after a judge’s ruling last week. Read full article: Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of S...→

Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of Squatting Moms at Oakland Home

Protesters on Monday morning rallied in support of two homeless moms who took over a vacant house in Oakland and against their impending eviction after a judge’s ruling last week.... Philadelphia’s decades-old tax abatement program is about to undergo some serious changes. Philadelphia city council approved cutting the tax break for home construction, reducing abatement 10% for ten years. Read full article: Sheriff’s Deputies Enforce Eviction of S...→

LIVE: Oakland homeless moms evicted from vacant house

LIVE: Oakland homeless moms evicted from vacant house

Deputies have arrived to evict a group of mothers and their children who have been living in a home in Oakland illegally. Read full article: LIVE: Oakland homeless moms evicted from...→

Moms 4 Housing members evicted from West Oakland house, arrested

Moms 4 Housing members evicted from West Oakland house, arrested

Multiple people from the Moms 4 Housing home in West Oakland were arrested Tuesday morning. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing members evicted from West...→

Sheriff Deputies Remove Oakland Homeless Moms From Occupied Home

Sheriff Deputies Remove Oakland Homeless Moms From Occupied Home

Armed with a court order, the Alameda County Sheriff's deputies forcibly evicted a group of homeless mothers from a vacant home early Tuesday that they had been illegally occupying. Read full article: Sheriff Deputies Remove Oakland Homeless...→

Photos: A look inside the Moms 4 Housing home in West Oakland

Photos: A look inside the Moms 4 Housing home in West Oakland

One hundred people gathered Monday at the West Oakland house taken over by Moms 4 Housing activists. Read full article: Photos: A look inside the Moms 4 Housing...→

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, crowds gather as eviction deadline approaches

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, crowds gather as eviction deadline approaches

The sheriff's office has offered to help the women with services and Wedgewood Properties offered to shelter the women for two months through Catholic Charities and pay for moving expenses. Read full article: Oakland moms remain in vacant house, cro...→

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, supporters form human shield

Oakland moms remain in vacant house, supporters form human shield

Supporters formed a human shield in front of the Oakland house that four women have been squatting in since November. Read full article: Oakland moms remain in vacant house, sup...→

At least 100 stand with Moms 4 Housing to protest imminent eviction

At least 100 stand with Moms 4 Housing to protest imminent eviction

At least 100 supporters gathered at the West Oakland house taken over by Moms 4 Housing, ready to risk arrest to protest the group’s pending eviction. Read full article: At least 100 stand with Moms 4 Housing t...→

Protesters Rally Against Homeless Moms’ Eviction in Oakland

Protesters Rally Against Homeless Moms’ Eviction in Oakland

Protesters on Monday morning rallied in support of two homeless moms who took over a vacant house in Oakland and against their impending eviction after a judge’s ruling last week. Read full article: Protesters Rally Against Homeless Moms’ ...→

Alameda Sheriff's Department Moving Forward With Oakland Squatter Moms Eviction

Alameda Sheriff's Department Moving Forward With Oakland Squatter Moms Eviction

The Alameda County Sheriff's Department warned a group of homeless mothers illegally occupying an Oakland home Monday that deputies would be carrying out their court-ordered eviction sometime this week. Read full article: Alameda Sheriff's Department Moving Forw...→

Owner Makes New Offer to Homeless Moms Occupying Vacant Oakland House

Owner Makes New Offer to Homeless Moms Occupying Vacant Oakland House

The real estate investment firm planning to have two homeless mothers evicted next week from a West Oakland home offered on Saturday to pay to shelter them for the next two months. Read full article: Owner Makes New Offer to Homeless Moms O...→

Moms 4 Housing loses court case, must vacate West Oakland home

Moms 4 Housing loses court case, must vacate West Oakland home

An Alameda County Superior Court judge ruled against the women on Friday, opening them up to eviction. Read full article: Moms 4 Housing loses court case, must va...→

Police transparency: Contra Costa sheriff releases deputies disciplinary records a year after they were requested

Police transparency: Contra Costa sheriff releases deputies disciplinary records a year after they were requested

MARTINEZ — A Contra Costa County deputy sheriff lied to police in another county when they arrested him for DUI in 2016 and nearly lost his job for it before reaching a “last chance” deal wit… Read full article: Police transparency: Contra Costa sherif...→

Homeless mothers who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Homeless mothers who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Members of the activist group Moms 4 Housing, who took over an empty West Oakland home last month, are fighting back after the owner gave them an eviction notice. Read full article: Homeless mothers who took over Oakland h...→

Oakland Homeless Moms Can Remain In Occupied Home For Now

Oakland Homeless Moms Can Remain In Occupied Home For Now

An Alameda County judge delayed a decision Monday on the fate of four homeless mothers who have moved their families into a vacant Oakland house without the owner's permission. Read full article: Oakland Homeless Moms Can Remain In Occu...→

Judge delays ruling in evacuation order for moms in vacant Oakland home

Judge delays ruling in evacuation order for moms in vacant Oakland home

In a temporary win for the group "Moms4Housing," a judge held off on ruling whether a group of moms must leave a vacant Oakland home. Read full article: Judge delays ruling in evacuation order ...→

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

City Council members on Tuesday demanded that Wedgewood try to sell its house to the homeless women who took it over -- or else. Read full article: Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Mom...→

Single Homeless Moms Get Reprieve On Eviction From Oakland Home

Single Homeless Moms Get Reprieve On Eviction From Oakland Home

A pair of homeless Oakland mothers occupying a vacant home as a housing protest on Thursday was given another four days to make their case. Read full article: Single Homeless Moms Get Reprieve On Evi...→

Support From Oakland Officials May Not Help Single, Homeless Moms In Eviction Fight

Support From Oakland Officials May Not Help Single, Homeless Moms In Eviction Fight

A group of single moms and housing activists facing potential eviction in Oakland is due in court Thursday and fresh support from city councilmembers may not help their cause. Read full article: Support From Oakland Officials May Not H...→

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Moms 4 Housing’ home

City Council members on Tuesday demanded that Wedgewood try to sell its house to the homeless women who took it over — or else. Read full article: Oakland official threatens to seize ‘Mom...→

Owners Of Vacant Oakland House Want To Evict Homeless Moms To Help Local Youth

Owners Of Vacant Oakland House Want To Evict Homeless Moms To Help Local Youth

In a new twist to the ongoing battle over a vacant West Oakland house that was taken over by two homeless mothers last month, the house's owners said on Monday that they want the women to leave so they can use the property to help disadvantaged local young people. Read full article: Owners Of Vacant Oakland House Want To E...→

California sheriff deputies were refused service at Starbucks

California sheriff deputies were refused service at Starbucks

Starbucks issued an apology after two California cops were denied service at the coffee chain, according to a report. Riverside County Sheriff Chad Bianco said Saturday that two of the agency’… Read full article: California sheriff deputies were refused...→

Sheriff protests after Starbucks employees ignore deputies at Riverside store

Sheriff protests after Starbucks employees ignore deputies at Riverside store

Sheriff Chad Bianco said he believes his deputies were neglected because of a bias against law enforcement. Starbucks said it is investigating the reason and has suspended the involved employees. Read full article: Sheriff protests after Starbucks employe...→

Women who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Women who took over Oakland house get eviction notice, plan to fight back

Members of the activist group Moms 4 Housing, who took over an empty West Oakland home last month, are fighting back after the owner gave them an eviction notice. Read full article: Women who took over Oakland house get ev...→

Virginia Sheriff Will Not Enforce Unconstitutional Gun Laws

Virginia Sheriff Will Not Enforce Unconstitutional Gun Laws

Amelia County, Virginia, Sheriff Ricky L. Walker is making clear he will not enforce unconstitutional gun laws even if ordered to by a judge. Read full article: Virginia Sheriff Will Not Enforce Uncons...→

Deputies find 190 pounds of pot in California man’s RV during Joliet traffic stop, sheriff says

Deputies find 190 pounds of pot in California man’s RV during Joliet traffic stop, sheriff says

Sheriff’s deputies pulled over the RV on Interstate 80 when they noticed it traveling in the rain with without its headlights on. Read full article: Deputies find 190 pounds of pot in Calif...→

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Activist group "Moms for Housing" occupies vacant home in Oakland to protest city's homeless crisis

"There are four times as many empty homes in Oakland as there are homeless people," Sameerah Karim, one of the Moms for Housing, said. Read full article: Activist group "Moms for Housing" occupi...→