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Alameda Police Department Dismisses Ticket Issued to Veteran for Sleeping in Van

A copy of the citation cancellation form.

The Alameda Police Department has dismissed a citation issued in July to a Aaron Colyer, a U.S. service veteran who was sleeping in his van overnight out of homelessness.

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Homeless Veteran Hires Alameda Attorney to Fight Illegal Camping Citation

Aaron and his service dog, Captain. (Facebook)

A veteran that Alameda police cited last month for sleeping in his vehicle in a park is holding true to his promise to fight the ticket, having hired a seasoned Alameda criminal defense attorney to work on his case.

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Veteran to Fight Alameda Citation for Homelessness

Aaron and his service dog, Captain. (Facebook)

A United States Marine Corps and Tennessee Army National Guard veteran who has been homeless in California for 8 months says he plans to fight a municipal citation issued to him by Alameda police last week for “illegal camping” – sleeping in his van, parked at the ferry […]

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Veterans Administration Inches Forward with Alameda Point Plan

This map from a 2008 Veterans Affairs presentation outlines the portion of Alameda Point that the department would receive from the U.S. Navy in a so-called fed-to-fed transfer.

The Department of Veterans Affairs is moving forward with its plan to build a 158,000 square-foot, two-story out patient clinic and other facilities at the former Naval […]

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