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Fayetteville reacts to recent gang-related shooting (Fayetteville, NC): The Fayetteville chief of police is outraged after more than 70 gun shots were fired from five high powered guns in a neighborhood off Raeford Road in Fayetteville early Sunday morning.
Source: TWC News    Date: June 24, 2014

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Gang member indicted after shots fired outside SE Wichita club (Wichita, KS): A Wichita gang member was indicted Tuesday on a federal firearms charge that resulted from an investigation into a shooting incident, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said.
Source: KWCH 12 News    Date: June 24, 2014

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Alleged gang member faces numerous gun charges in Brookfield (Brookfield, IL): A report of shots fired June 19 in the 4500 block of Park Avenue resulted in numerous weapons charges against a Brookfield man following a car chase that led to the known gang member's residence about 1 a.m. June 21.
Source: Suburban Life Media    Date: June 24, 2014

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Latin King boss who oversaw videotaped beating breaks down in federal court (Chicago, IL): He was the ruling "Inca" of the Latin Kings' Cicero crew — a man so wedded to violence that he oversaw the brutal, videotaped punishment beating of a gang member who failed to commit a murder. But nearly eight years after his arrest, Nedal "Lucky" Issa on Monday thanked the feds for catching him.
Source: Chicago Sun-Times    Date: June 23, 2014

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Man faces possible life prison sentence for apparent gang-related killing outside Derby bar (Milford, CT): An Ansonia man is facing a potential life prison sentence for a fatal shooting outside a bar in Derby that authorities say was related to a drug gang dispute.
Source: The Republic    Date: June 23, 2014

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Vancouver police arrest two for halfway house murder that killed wrong man (Vancouver, BC): Two men have been charged with murder in connection with a deadly shooting that police believe was a case of mistaken identity — a killing that prompted calls to change how convicts with gang associations are housed once they're released.
Source: Times Colonist    Date: June 23, 2014

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Former Latin King lieutenant sentenced to 17 years in prison (Chicago, IL): It's been nearly eight years since Latin Kings lieutenant Nedal Issa began secretly cooperating with federal authorities against the top echelon of the violent gang's West Side hierarchy. Issa, who at one time headed the gang's Cicero faction, has spent most of that time in the witness protection program.
Source: Chicago Tribune    Date: June 23, 2014

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Lifting the lid on gang life (Windsor, ON): The men hugging each other in a Windsor bar looked like old friends catching up, but the police trailing them knew better. They were at Rack n' Roll Club for a gun sale, police say, one of many that supplied Toronto gangsters with firepower as they peddled drugs, settled scores and waged a bloody power struggle.
Source: The Gazette    Date: June 23, 2014

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Reputed gang members guilty of murdering 3-year-old Oakland boy (Oakland, CA): Two reputed gang members showed little emotion Monday when jurors found them guilty of first-degree murder and other charges for a gang-related shooting in East Oakland three years ago that claimed the life of a 3-year-old boy who was an innocent bystander.
Source: CBS SF Bay Area    Date: June 23, 2014

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Four suspected gang members arrested in carjackings (Austin, TX): Four suspected members of the street gang Los Cholos are behind bars after police connected them with a spree of carjackings and armed robberies.
Source: Austin American-Statesman    Date: June 23, 2014

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Trece gang attorney sues Ogden and Weber County (Ogden, UT): Attorney Michael Studebaker has filed a suit against Weber County and the Ogden Police Department for financial damages on behalf of those accused of being members of the Trece street gang.
Source: Standard-Examiner    Date: June 23, 2014

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Gang shootings rising in Lowertown, Market police say (Ottawa, ON): The recent string of shootings in Lowertown and the ByWard Market have been targeted, gang-related incidents, said acting guns and gangs unit Staff Sgt. Ken Bryden. "We do have an idea of which gangs are possibly involved in the gang-related shootings. But at this point, we can't say," he said.
Source: CBC News    Date: June 23, 2014

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Pair injured in gang-related shooting at Mission bus stop (San Francisco, CA): Two men were shot at a bus stop in San Francisco's Mission District early Sunday morning in what appears to be a gang-related territorial fight, a police spokeswoman said today.
Source: The San Francisco Examiner    Date: June 23, 2014

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Police say rash of shootings involve those in gang activity, drug trade (Vancouver, BC): Vancouver Police say a man wounded in a downtown eastside shooting early Monday has been taken into their custody for questioning. Const. Brian Montague said the 22-year-old suffered minor injuries in a shooting outside International Village and headed to St. Paul's Hospital himself about 2:30 a.m.
Source: The Vancouver Sun    Date: June 23, 2014

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Father, son arrested in alleged gang shooting (Bibb County, GA): The Bibb County Sheriff's Office arrested a father and son accusing them of gang activity in a recent shooting. The pair are charged with criminal street gang activity, possession of a firearm during commission of a felony, terroristic threats and multiple accounts of aggravated assaults.
Source: WMAZ 13 News    Date: June 23, 2014

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Feds to ICP: Drop lawsuit; we never labeled fans as gang members (Detroit, MI): Gang members, or misunderstood rap fans? That's what a federal judge will soon decide about the "Juggalos" — fans of Detroit music duo Insane Clown Posse, which claims the FBI is giving its fans a bad rap by labeling them as dangerous gang members.
Source: Detroit Free Press    Date: June 23, 2014

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Oakland's gang injunction upheld (Oakland, CA): A state appeals court on Monday upheld Oakland's gang injunction prohibiting nearly 40 alleged members of the Norteños from gathering in the city's Fruitvale neighborhood.
Source: San Francisco Chronicle    Date: June 23, 2014

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Milwaukee suspect was out on bail on day of fatal shooting (Milwaukee, WI): A north side gang member suspected in a fatal shooting had been arrested earlier this year by a Milwaukee police and FBI task force, but was out on bail the day of the killing, records show.
Source: Journal Sentinel    Date: June 23, 2014

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OC DA files gang injunction against Townsend street gang in Santa Ana (Santa Ana, CA): Santa Ana Police Chief Carlos Rojas and Commander Tammy Franks offered inanities when asked by community members last November if the po-po was looking to place a gang injunction that would affect the Townsend Street barrio in central Santa Ana. "We are constantly looking at data related to all our hot spot areas," Rojas said at the time, in response to councilman Roman Reyna.
Source: OC Weekly    Date: June 23, 2014

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Police identify victim in shooting near Harry and Webb; man arrested (Wichita, KS): A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting early Saturday morning that was the culmination of a clash between rival gang members who showed up uninvited to the same house party, a Wichita police official said.
Source: The Wichita Eagle    Date: June 23, 2014

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