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Marketplace Investigates: Homeless in L.A.

Marketplace Staff Jun 2, 2015

The number of homeless people in Los Angeles County has grown 12 percent in the last two years. Why is this happening, and who are the people behind this statistic? Reporter Jeff Tyler investigates.

Produced by Preditorial | www.preditorial.tv
Reporter: Jeff Tyler
Director, Editor and Camera Operator: Rick Kent
Cinematographer: Anton Seim
Producer: Mimi Kent
 
PATH (People Assisting The Homeless) |  www.epath.org
 
Music Credits:
 
“Dirt Rhodes,” “Intractable,” “Backed Vibes,” and “Mesmerize”  Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

 

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