Ivan Dixon is one of the homeless protesters outside City Hall. They have accused police of “criminalizing” camping. City policymakers say it’s a public health issue.
Ivan Dixon is one of the homeless protesters outside City Hall. They have accused police of “criminalizing” camping. City policymakers say it’s a public health issue. Andrew Seng aseng@sacbee.com
Ivan Dixon is one of the homeless protesters outside City Hall. They have accused police of “criminalizing” camping. City policymakers say it’s a public health issue. Andrew Seng aseng@sacbee.com
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Marcos Breton: Police aren’t ‘criminalizing’ the homeless

January 09, 2016 04:01 PM

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Hello, my name is Marcos Bretón, and I'm the news columnist with The Sacramento Bee. What’s a columnist supposed to do? I’m supposed to make you think, make you laugh, make you mad or make you see an issue in a different way. I also write a weekly baseball column during the baseball season. I am a native of Northern California and the son of Mexican immigrants. I’ve been at The Bee for more than 20 years, and I love Sacramento.

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