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Gang members arrested after chase ends with stolen truck crashing into building (Chattanooga, TN): Three Chattanooga gang members fled from police in a stolen truck and then crashed into a building on McCallie Avenue around 11:50 p.m. Monday.
Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press    Date: May 27, 2015

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Two-day spike in Stockton crime: 10 shot, 2 dead (Stockton, CA): Two nights of extreme violence have left two dead and 10 people injured in Stockton. On Monday night a spate of five shooting events, much of it blamed on beefs between gang members, left nine victims in five separate shootings. Police called the spike in violence intolerable.
Source: The Sacramento Bee    Date: May 27, 2015

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Weekend shootings add up to gang violence, police say (Walla Walla, WA): A series of drive-by shootings is being pegged by Walla Walla police as escalating violence between warring gangs, officials said this morning. Three shootings over the Memorial Day weekend bring the number of incidents to five in about a week.
Source: Walla Walla Union-Bulletin    Date: May 26, 2015

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What Gang Bangers Taught a Chaplain about Jesus (Skagit Valley, WA): Gang violence is increasing in the United States as activity spreads from inner cities to rural communities. While that may sound alarming, some in Washington state see it as an opportunity.
Source: CBN News    Date: May 26, 2015

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Teen pleads guilty to shooting rival, Crown seeking adult sentence (Winnipeg, MB): The Crown is seeking an adult sentence against a 14-year-old Winnipeg gang member who ruthlessly shot a former friend turned rival.
Source: Winnipeg Free Press    Date: May 26, 2015

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Police target parolees in gang sweep (Parlier, CA): More than 20 law enforcement officers from multiple agencies partnered with the Parlier Police Department on May 16 to conduct a city-wide gang sweep. The agencies included special gang units from Avenal State Prison and personnel from Coalinga, Orange Cove, Selma, Sanger, Firebaugh and Fresno County Probation.
Source: The Parlier Post    Date: May 26, 2015

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Two gang-related shootings in Portland Tuesday; 4 in two days (Portland, OR): There were two more gang-related shootings Tuesday in Portland, following two shootings Monday, police said. This week's shootings bring the total number of gang-related incidents citywide to 62 this year. That's up from 48 this time last year.
Source: KGW NewsChannel 8    Date: May 26, 2015

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3 injured in gang-related fight (Salt Lake City, UT): Three people were hospitalized Monday after police say a gang fight broke out near a Salt Lake home. Of the three injured, at least one person was left in serious condition after suspected gang members confronted each other in a yard near 500 North and 100 West with blunt weapons, including crow bars and baseball bats, according to police.
Source: KSL 5 News    Date: May 26, 2015

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Bond Denied for Alleged MS-13 Gang Members (Charlotte, NC): New details revealed in the federal case against alleged MS-13 street gang members. Last week, the FBI arrested sixteen people reportedly connected with the gang.
Source: WJZY FOX 46 News    Date: May 26, 2015

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4 ‘Nine Trey Bloods’ gang members convicted in drug-related killing (Fulton County, GA): Four ‘Nine Trey Bloods’ gang members were sentenced to decades in prison after being convicted Tuesday in a November 2013 shooting death in southwest Atlanta, the Fulton County District Attorney said.
Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution    Date: May 26, 2015

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Prosecutor says reputed gang members are guilty of Oakland murder (Oakland, CA): A prosecutor asked jurors Tuesday to convict four reputed gang members of murder and other charges for the death of one of their associates in a wild shootout at a birthday party in East Oakland three years ago.
Source: KRON Channel 4 News    Date: May 26, 2015

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How a gang member’s ‘butt dial’ helped solve a Valley murder case (Reseda, CA): In the anatomy of solving a Los Angeles homicide, nothing helped break the case for West Valley Division police detectives better than the “butt call” from a fleeing gang member.
Source: Los Angeles Daily News    Date: May 26, 2015

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Two suspects indicted in taxi shooting case (Marietta, GA): The two men who police say were involved in the shooting death of a Marietta taxi driver’s son have been indicted by the Cobb grand jury on 11 criminal charges.
Source: The Marietta Daily Journal    Date: May 26, 2015

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Two gang-related shootings in Portland Tuesday; 4 in two days (Portland, OR): There were two more gang-related shootings Tuesday in Portland, following two shootings Monday, police said.
Source: KGW NewsChannel 8    Date: May 26, 2015

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Dramatic Chicago gang shooting captured on dashcam video (Chicago, IL): A wild shootout occurred over the weekend in broad daylight on the Northwest Side, and it was captured on dashcam video.
Source: FOX 34 News    Date: May 26, 2015

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De Blasio says crime spikes will be reversed (New York, NY): Mayor Bill de Blasio Tuesday blamed warring gangs for the city's recent increase in shootings and murders but pointed to overall crime rates that remain at historic lows.
Source: Newsday    Date: May 26, 2015

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Surviving the street life (Chicago, IL): Rodney Wilson was out of prison and planning to never return after getting out in 2005. Incarcerated off-and-on since age 16, Wilson, by then an adult, vowed never to go back. But that wouldn’t happen for the West Side native.
Source: AustinTalks    Date: May 25, 2015

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NDP calls for federal action after latest Surrey shooting (Ottawa, ON): The latest Surrey shooting is part of a crisis-level crime wave, the New Democratic Party said Monday as it called for concrete federal action against gang-related violence.
Source: The Vancouver Sun    Date: May 25, 2015

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Friends obsessed with photos of teen’s bullet-riddled body (New York, NY): Hours after he was brutally executed in The Bronx, graphic images of Christopher Duran’s bullet-riddled body emerged online — due to neighbors and friends linking to grisly photos taken by some in the crowd that gathered around the slain teen.
Source: New York Post    Date: May 24, 2015

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Potential for gang violence anywhere in city, says top prosecutor protecting Jacksonville (Jacksonville, FL): He’s been the local prosecution’s version of Eliot Ness in the never-ending battle against Jacksonville’s gangsters and has more work than ever, with no end in sight.
Source: The Florida Times-Union    Date: May 24, 2015

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