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Utica Police Say There Are 35 Active Gangs in Oneida County (Utica, NY): Graffiti can be more than just an eye sore, sometimes it is gang-related. That's why the Cities of Service Graffiti Busters grant is being used in Utica.
Source: Time Warner Cable News    Date: November 13, 2014
http://centralny.twcnews.com/...

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Gangster Disciple pleads guilty as city pleads for peace (Chattanooga, TN): A man whose gang has been targeted in Mayor Andy Berke's Violence Reduction Initiative pleaded guilty Wednesday to a federal gun charge after police found a gun under his car seat earlier this year.
Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press    Date: November 13, 2014
http://timesfreepress.com/...

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Former Vacaville man to stand trial for 2010 gang related shooting (Vacaville, CA): A former Vacaville man was ordered to stand trial on Thursday in connection with a daytime shooting on Rocky Hill Road in 2010 that seriously injured three people.
Source: The Reporter    Date: November 13, 2014
http://www.thereporter.com/...

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Brooklyn DA targets lethal gang after 11-year-old paralyzed in shooting (Brooklyn, NY): Brooklyn crimefighters are cracking down on a violent gang following the shooting of an 11-year-old girl, who was caught in the crossfire of a turf war.
Source: New York Daily News    Date: November 13, 2014
http://www.nydailynews.com/...

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Brooklyn indicts in reputed Queens gang attacks (Queens, NY): The Brooklyn District Attorney and the NYPD on Oct. 6 announced arrests in near-fatal attacks on three reputed gang members from Queens.
Source: Queens Chronicle    Date: November 13, 2014
http://www.qchron.com/...

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Proactive approach to gang culture (Daytona Beach, FL): The cooperative educational effort attended by about 300 people was coordinated by Volusia County Schools, Bethune-Cookman University, the Department of Juvenile Justice, Daytona Beach Police Department and the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office at B-CU’s Center for Civic Engagement.
Source: Daytona Times    Date: November 13, 2014
http://daytonatimes.com/...

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Salinas receives $1.5 million violence-prevention grant (Salinas, CA): Salinas will receive a $1.5 million grant to prevent violence in the city in January – something Mayor Joe Gunter says is much needed in this community.
Source: KSBW 8 News    Date: November 13, 2014
http://www.ksbw.com/...

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More details emerge on second shooting following 2012 killing in Gridley (Oroville, CA): Witnesses continued to testify about a second shooting that took place one day after a man was killed in Gridley in October 2012.
Source: Chico Enterprise-Record    Date: November 13, 2014
http://www.chicoer.com/...

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Gunfire injures two people in Central Fresno (Fresno, CA): Police are searching for a suspect in a Central Fresno drive-by shooting. This shooting is believed to be gang related. In fact police say the male victim admitted to being in a gang and says a rival gang was retaliating.
Source: KFSN 30 News    Date: November 13, 2014
http://abc30.com/...

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Chattanooga gang member pleads guilty as police initiative continues (Chattanooga, TN): A man whose gang has been targeted in Mayor Andy Berke's Violence Reduction Initiative pleaded guilty Wednesday to a federal gun charge after police found a gun under his car seat earlier this year.
Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press    Date: November 13, 2014
http://www.timesfreepress.com/...

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Indict 18 Suspects For Gang Violence (Brooklyn, NY): Fourteen members of a Brooklyn “tribe” of the street gang the Latin Kings were indicted last week on conspiracy and other charges for taking part in vicious attacks that left four victims maimed for life.
Source: Times Newsweekly    Date: November 13, 2014
http://www.timesnewsweekly.com/...

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City leaders suggest tightening curfew to curb crime (Savannah, GA): We’ve seen more and more teenagers committing crimes. So WJCL News asked city leaders what’s being done to curb criminal activity involving juveniles. Leaders have an idea: lowering the curfew. But not all Savannah neighbors think that will solve the problem.
Source: WJCL News    Date: November 12, 2014
http://wjcl.com/...

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Man wounded in possible gang shooting found at Fullerton train station (Fullerton, CA): A man was found with a gunshot wound at a train station late Tuesday night after police suspect he was shot in a possible gang-related shooting nearby, officials said.
Source: The Orange County Register    Date: November 12, 2014
http://www.ocregister.com/...

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Online Omaha gang activity prompts community response (Omaha, NE): Members of Omaha 360 are joining police in the fight against online gang activity. Members of the community advocacy group’s newly formed social media committee talked about pushing positive online music and messages to counteract the ones gang members are putting out.
Source: KMTV Action 3 News    Date: November 12, 2014
http://www.jrn.com/...

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Man arrested on gang activity, drug charges (LaGrange, GA): An 18-year-old man was arrested on misdemeanor charges of street gang activity, obstruction, evidence tampering and possession of a schedule II narcotic Tuesday near Carver Street.
Source: LaGrange Daily News    Date: November 12, 2014
http://lagrangenews.com/...

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Floyd County sheriff at seminar: Gangs turning to scams for money (Rome, GA): Gangs are evolving into a network of organized crime that is turning to phone scams to drain money from regular people. That was the message from members of the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office to a group of about 20 residents during a special gang awareness seminar Tuesday evening at The Forum.
Source: Rome News-Tribune    Date: November 12, 2014
http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/...

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Police arrest alleged Athens gang member on gun charge (Athens, GA): Athens-Clarke County police recently arrested another alleged member of a local street gang that has been involved in several violent crimes this year.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald    Date: November 12, 2014
http://onlineathens.com/...

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DeKalb DA seeking death penalty in gang-related shooting of baby (DeKalb County, GA): DeKalb County District Attorney Robert James said Wednesday he will seek the death penalty against a gang member charged with murdering a 9-month-old boy during a home invasion that was part of a string of shootings last May.
Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution    Date: November 12, 2014
http://www.ajc.com/...

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Man guilty of killing woman whose sister was at Obama speech on violence (Chicago, IL): Jurors found a Lake County man guilty of murder late Wednesday in the shooting death of an 18-year-old mother in North Chicago.
Source: Chicago Tribune    Date: November 12, 2014
http://www.chicagotribune.com/...

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Two "NY Bloods" gang members arrested in Marion County (Marion County, SC): Two men were arrested Wednesday by US Marshals and the Marion County Sheriff's Office for a gang takedown involving a Brooklyn, NY set of Bloods street gang members, according to a news release.
Source: WMBF News     Date: November 12, 2014
http://www.wmbfnews.com/...

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