A statewide task force is being formed to fight California’s growing homeless crisis.

By Jayson Campadonia, KABC

Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg will chair the task force. San Francisco and Oakland are both seeing homeless populations increase by double-digit percentages. Los Angeles politicians have indicated that the LA numbers will be much higher when a new homeless count is released at the end of the month.