Multiple agencies collaborate to provide homeless individuals shelter before tropical storm
Sgt. Steve Sears and Officer K. Sandoval with the Azusa Police Department, along with Trevor Snyder, program manager and homeless encampment liaison with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District, speak with a homeless individual Aug. 19 near the Santa Fe Dam in Azusa, California. Multiple law enforcement agencies, including the LA County Sheriff’s Department’s Homeless Outreach Service’s Team, Azusa and Irwindale police departments; the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District’s Operations Division; and the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority collaborated on efforts to evacuate homeless individuals near the dam to safety prior to the impending tropical storm Hurricane Hilary.