Department of Homeless Services

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Kips Bay »

John Jemison, 45, threatened to kill the victim after arguing over money, police said. 

Elmhurst »

The family shelter, which was approved for a $23.8 million contract, must have kitchens in each unit.

Bushwick »

BKLYN House at 9 Beaver St. opened in December. The city is now using it to house homeless New Yorkers. 

Kips Bay »

The 30th Street Shelter will get security cameras for the first time in its three decades of operation.

Chelsea »

The building, which houses a controversial homeless shelter, could reportedly sell for $100 million.

Civic Center »

One of the mayor's deputy directors got the OK to consult for Bridge Career Centers LLC.

Kips Bay »

A shelter where a man was murdered on Friday has never had a camera system, a rep said.

Morris Park »

Gilberto Romero was arrested after assaulting his daughter in their Bronx home, officials said. 

Civic Center »

Mayor Bill de Blasio said the city was working to recoup money from his friend's nonprofit.

Midwood »

The state Attorney General's Office is looking into Yitzchok Leshinsky's compensation and loans.

Elmhurst »

The shelter will undergo renovations now that its contract has been approved. 

Central Harlem »

A DNAinfo investigation revealed large gaps in identifying mentally ill residents prone to violence.

Castleton Corners »

MIchael Sykes, 25, was taken into custody in Queens and charged with murder, according to police. 

Castleton Corners »

Rebecca Cutler called the police to report Michael Sykes pushed her and took her cellphone on Feb. 9.

Elmhurst »

The $23.8 million contract will allow Samaritan Village to operate the shelter through June 2017.