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Three alleged gang members indicted for December shooting death of Tyrone Arthur on Jackson Street in Yonkers (Yonkers, NY): A Yonkers family is hailing authorities after three alleged gang members were indicted for the December shooting death of Tyrone Arthur.
Source: News 12 Westchester     Date: July 21, 2014
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Three gang members charged in shooting of gathered mourners (New York, NY): Three thugs belonging to a gang called the "Grimy Motherf——" were charged Thursday with shooting into a crowd of mourners during a candlelight vigil in Yonkers, killing an innocent bystander.
Source: New York Post    Date: July 18, 2014
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Three arrested on federal murder charges (White Plains, NY): Three Westchester County men, members of a Yonkers street gang, have been charged with gunning down a rival gang member.
Source: Mid-Hudson News    Date: July 18, 2014
http://www.midhudsonnews.com/...

A member of the Latin Kings street gang sentenced on gun possession charges (Monticello, NY): A 23-year-old Napanoch man was sentenced in Sullivan County Court on Thursday to 8 ½ years in state prison and five years of parole on a felony charge of criminal possession of a weapon.
Source: Mid-Hudson News    Date: July 17, 2014
http://www.midhudsonnews.com/...

Three charged in shooting death of Yonkers man (Yonkers, NY): Three alleged gang members have been charged in the death of Tyrone Arthur, a 38-year-old Yonkers man who was fatally shot while attending a candlelight vigil for a friend.
Source: The Journal News    Date: July 17, 2014
http://www.lohud.com/...

10th Street Gang member pleads guilty to racketeering (Buffalo, NY): Derrick Yancey became the 39th member or associate of the 10th Street Gang to be convicted Wednesday. Yancey, 27, of Buffalo, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara to taking part in racketeering conspiracy.
Source: The Buffalo News    Date: July 17, 2014
http://www.buffalonews.com/...

Training to combat gang activity (Binghamton, NY): A training session was held Tuesday to aid social workers in identifying gang-related material. This session was deemed necessary by officials, who told Action News they believe gang presence is high in Broome County.
Source: WBNG 12 Action News    Date: July 16, 2014
http://www.wbng.com/...

Girl, 13, wounded in forearm during gang-related shooting in Brooklyn (Brooklyn, NY): A 13-year-old girl whom police called a "known gang associate" was shot and wounded in Brooklyn late Tuesday, police said.
Source: New York Daily News    Date: July 16, 2014
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Gang assaults 17-year-old on East Side (Buffalo, NY): A 17-year-old East Side man reported that he was assaulted by a gang about 6:20 p.m. Wednesday at Riley Street and Masten Avenue.
Source: The Buffalo News    Date: July 10, 2014
http://www.buffalonews.com/...

More officers at New York public housing amid a rise in shootings (New York, NY): The Police Department is adding hundreds of officers to units that patrol New York City's projects to address an increase in shootings at public housing developments, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Tuesday.
Source: The New York Times    Date: July 8, 2014
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Bloods gang member gets seven years for drug sales (Kingston, NY): A Kingston man and admitted member of the Bloods street gang was sentenced Thursday in Ulster County court on charges stemming from cocaine and heroin sales in the city, the Ulster County District Attorney's Office says.
Source: Times Herald-Record    Date: July 4, 2014
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Brooklyn rapper and Bloods gang leader convicted of murders, drug charges (Brooklyn, NY): An up-and-coming hip hop artist faces a life prison sentence following a conviction by a federal jury on Thursday in Brooklyn, N.Y., for the executions of three members of a rival gang, drug trafficking and racketeering, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Source: Examiner    Date: June 27, 2014
http://www.examiner.com/...

Newburgh teen killer facing federal weapons charge (Newburgh, NY): A City of Newburgh teenager convicted of killing a rival gang member in 2010 is facing a federal weapons charge after allegedly being caught with a loaded .38-caliber revolver two weeks ago, city police said.
Source: Times Herald-Record    Date: June 27, 2014
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Amateur rapper convicted on gang murder charges in Brooklyn (New York, NY): A reputed drug kingpin was convicted on murder charges in Brooklyn on Thursday in a case that featured amateur rap videos of him rhyming about carrying guns and settling scores with bullets.
Source: CBS New York    Date: June 26, 2014
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Parties with a plea: Harlem pastor combines barbecues with family interventios in bid to curb gang violence (Harlem, NY): A Harlem pastor is rolling out a new summer project, trying to lure kids — some as young as 8 — away from the grip of uptown's warring street crews.
Source: New York Daily News    Date: June 26, 2014
http://www.nydailynews.com/...

Moeller Street house shot at after boys refuse to join gang (Buffalo, NY): The house of two teenage boys was shot at because of their refusal to join a gang, their mother told Buffalo Police.
Source: The Buffalo News    Date: June 25, 2014
http://www.buffalonews.com/...

Youth gangs on the rise (New York, NY): New York City Police are increasingly turning to Facebook in the battle against gang violence. Police say 320 youth gangs are operating citywide and are to blame for 40-percent of the city's shootings. Some gangs have members as young as six-years-old.
Source: WNYW FOX 5 News    Date: June 20, 2014
http://www.myfoxny.com/...

Kingston gang hit conspirator loses appeal (Kingston, NY): Death threats, witness accounts and surveillance video amount to sufficient evidence to support the conviction of a conspirator in the gangland killing of Charles "C.J." King Jr. in 2010, a state appeals court ruled Thursday, according to the Ulster County District Attorney's Office.
Source: Daily Freeman    Date: June 19, 2014
http://www.dailyfreeman.com/...

Yonkers police aim to clean up street wracked with violence (Yonkers, NY): Yonkers police, in cooperation with Mayor Mike Spano, are increasing security measures in one of the city's most dangerous thoroughfares.
Source: Yonkers Daily Voice    Date: June 17, 2014
http://yonkers.dailyvoice.com/...

Police: Man found with handgun, ammo, outside funeral of Milton Avenue homicide victim (Syracuse, NY): A man with a loaded handgun was subdued by police outside the Peoples AME Zion Church Friday afternoon, just as churchgoers were exiting the church following Bryan Sheppard's funeral.
Source: The Post-Standard    Date: June 14, 2014
http://www.syracuse.com/...

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