Officer Facing Charges For Slapping Homeless ManA Fort Lauderdale police officer is facing three misdemeanor charges after he was caught on video apparently slapping a homeless man.
Church Plans To Erect 'Jesus The Homeless' Statue In OrlandoAn Orlando church hopes the depiction of Jesus Christ as a homeless man will encourage people to think of those less fortunate than themselves.
Homeless Man Drowns In Resort Swimming PoolSheriff's deputies say a homeless man apparently drowned in the swimming pool at a Florida Keys resort.
Judge Suspends Ft. Lauderdale Homeless Feeding BanA 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.
90-Year-Old, 2 Pastors Charged With Feeding HomelessA 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.
Florida City Approves Plan Giving One-Way Tickets Out Of Town To HomelessA Florida city has approved a plan to offer one-way tickets for homeless people to ship them out of town.
Fla. Police Officer Buys Homeless Man Shoes 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.
Fla. Gets $70 Million In Grants To Help Homeless Florida is getting more than $70 million in federal grants to help the homeless.
In Disney's Shadow, Homeless Families Struggle 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.
Man Gets 7 Years For Taped Beating Of Disabled Man A St. Petersburg man who produced and sold videos of scantily-clad women beating up homeless men has received a seven-year prison sentence.
Florida Charity Hosts Birthday Bash For 1,200 Homeless South Florida officials are expecting more than 1,200 homeless people to attend a big birthday bash.
Florida City Agrees To Stop Targeting The Homeless