A Fort Lauderdale police officer is facing three misdemeanor charges after he was caught on video apparently slapping a homeless man.
An Orlando church hopes the depiction of Jesus Christ as a homeless man will encourage people to think of those less fortunate than themselves.
Sheriff’s deputies say a homeless man apparently drowned in the swimming pool at a Florida Keys resort.
A judge has suspended enforcement of Fort Lauderdale’s ordinance restricting the public feeding of homeless people for 30 days and ordered mediation on the issue.
A 90-year-old man and two South Florida ministers have been accused of breaking a new ordinance that severely restricts public feeding of the homeless in Fort Lauderdale.
A Florida city has approved a plan to offer one-way tickets for homeless people to ship them out of town.
After a homeless man’s shoes were stolen, a South Florida police officer decided he’d do something about it: buy the man a new pair.
Florida is getting more than $70 million in federal grants to help the homeless.
When they moved from Georgia to the theme park playground of central Florida four years ago, Anthony and Candice Johnson found work at a barbecue restaurant and a 7-Eleven. Their combined salaries nevertheless fell short of what they needed to rent an apartment, so the couple and their two children have instead been hopping among cheap motel rooms along U.S. 192.
A St. Petersburg man who produced and sold videos of scantily-clad women beating up homeless men has received a seven-year prison sentence.