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Alameda County sees homeless deaths spike, with Blacks accounting for 41%

More than 800 people died while homeless in Alameda County over a three-year period spanning 2018 to 2020, county officials said in their first-ever homeless mortality report. Deaths rose rapidly over the period. In 2020, 368 homeless people died, up from 195 in 2018, a nearly two-fold increase. Of the 809 total deaths from 2018 […]