Department of Homeless Services

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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.

Central Harlem »

NYC Safe launched in August to provide care to violence-prone people with untreated mental illness.

East Elmhurst »

The shelter opened to more than 100 families in July 2014. 

Elmhurst »

The boy and his family were transferred out of the shelter for their protection, the city said.

Elmhurst »

City Mission started volunteering at the Pan Am shelter in response to the community's protests.

Upper West Side »

The city is creating permanent affordable housing for veterans on the Upper West Side.