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Bloody gang warfare bridges Troy, Albany (Albany, NY): The Capital Region is experiencing a tale of two cities written in blood. An ongoing feud between gang members in Albany and Troy led to an unusual increase in shootings over the cold winter months, placing police on both sides of the Hudson River on alert, according to people with knowledge of the situation.
Source: Times Union    Date: April 16, 2014

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Murder on the rise (Oklahoma City, OK): Yellow police tape fluttered in the spring wind as homicide detectives filed into a south Oklahoma City home. On April 7, the city had its 12th homicide of the year as a 30-year-old female was found dead in a home on SW 60th Street.
Source: Oklahoma Gazette    Date: April 16, 2014

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New police gang intervention specialist knows firsthand about getting involved with wrong crowd (Omaha, NE): South Omaha's new gang intervention specialist knows how to relate to youths entangled with gangs because at one time he, too, got involved with the wrong crowd.
Source: Omaha World-Herald    Date: April 16, 2014

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Two Cobb County men receive prison time in gang case (Marietta, GA): Two Cobb County men will go to prison for their gang-related crimes, Cobb District Attorney Vic Reynolds said. Jamal Akeem Lisbon, 18, of Smyrna, and Calvin 'Roscoe' Jermaine McKinney, 17, of Austell, each pleaded guilty Tuesday to five counts of Violation of Street Gang Terrorism and Prevention Act for their involvement in a gang-related burglary.
Source: The Marietta Daily Journal    Date: April 16, 2014

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Man shot in foot in East Village gang attack (San Diego, CA): A 33-year-old man was shot in the foot in an apparent gang-related attack while walking in the East Village early Tuesday, police said. Officers received a report of gunfire in the area of Market and 17th streets around 2:15 a.m., according to San Diego police Officer Dino Delimitros.
Source: XETV SanDiego6 News    Date: April 15, 2014

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Accused gang member indicted (Binghamton, NY): A federal grand jury has indicted one of the 14 accused gang members named in a local drug trafficking conspiracy. Derek "Jinx" Carr, 29, was indicted in federal court on April 3 for drug trafficking conspiracy, a felony, and carrying a firearm, as part of the drug trafficking crime.
Source: WBNG 12 Action News    Date: April 15, 2014

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Murder, robbery charges upheld against suspected Rock Hill gang member (York, SC): Abbdul Emmanuel, an alleged gang member and accused killer, carries a gun because several people don't like him and he's a known snitch, teenage homicide suspects told police.
Source: The Herald    Date: April 15, 2014

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Police identify suspect in Fresno Bulldog gang member murder (Fresno, CA): The Fresno man suspected of murdering a rival Bulldog gang member in central Fresno last month has been identified as Daniel "Gorilla" Cardenas, 29, police said.
Source: The Fresno Bee    Date: April 15, 2014

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Prosecutor calls fatal shooting at San Leandro tattoo party a 'gang-related assassination' (San Leandro, CA): A prosecutor told jurors today that a shooting after a tattoo party in San Leandro in October 2011 that left three people dead and three others wounded was "a gang-related assassination."
Source: SanLeandroPatch    Date: April 15, 2014

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Gang member pleads guilty to racketeering, firearm charges (Newport News, VA): A 27-year-old man who prosecutors said admitted to being a member of a Newport News gang pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to racketeering and firearm charges.
Source: Daily Press    Date: April 15, 2014

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Another charged in investigation into Kevin Quick's death (Goochland, VA): A fifth person faces gang-related charges linked to the death of a Waynesboro reserve police officer. Media outlets report that 23-year-old Kweli Uhuru of Front Royal is charged with felony gang participation. Uhuru also is known as Travis Leon Bell.
Source: WDBJ 7 News    Date: April 15, 2014

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Man killed in gang-related shooting in Pico-Union neighborhood (Los Angeles, CA): A man was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon and police were searching for the gunman after bullets tore through a residential neighborhood in Pico-Union, officials said.
Source: Los Angeles Times    Date: April 15, 2014

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Gun violence in NYC on rise, police stats show (New York, NY): The number of shootings in New York City has increased during the past several weeks after months of declines, with several shootings a day keeping police busy, particularly in Brooklyn, the latest NYPD statistics show.
Source: Newsday    Date: April 15, 2014

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Former gang members talk violence, breaking free (Chicago, IL): In the basement of a Washington Park church, former gang members talk with mentors about gang violence, after a weekend that saw five people die and more than 30 others get injured in shootings across Chicago.
Source: FOX 32 News    Date: April 15, 2014

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Athens police stand by to prevent gang violence (Athens, GA): Athens Clarke County police said officers were tied up for more than two hours Sunday night as they remained at an eastside apartment complex to prevent possible gang violence from breaking out.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald    Date: April 15, 2014

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Another person arrested in connection with Kevin Quick case (Waynesboro, VA): We have new developments in the case of fallen police Waynesboro Police Captain Kevin Quick. A seventh person has been charged in connection with his death. 23 year-old Kweli Uhuru has been charged with gang participation in connection to Quick's death.
Source: WHSV 3 News    Date: April 15, 2014

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Meet the 'conductor' orchestrating new fight against Syracuse's deadly South Side gangs (Syracuse, NY): Lawrence Williams didn't just see rival criminals when a Syracuse gang feud led to the murder of a baby in 2010.
Source: The Post-Standard    Date: April 15, 2014

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DA: Two Wyandanch men indicted on weapons charges may be tied to shooting spree (Suffolk County, NY): Two Wyandanch residents who authorities suspect are connected to a rash of gang-related drive-by shootings in the past three months have been indicted on felony weapons charges, according to court papers unsealed Monday.
Source: Newsday    Date: April 14, 2014

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Crip gang member sentenced in 2011 bank robbery (Sugarland, TX) : More than two years after a bank robbery in Fort Bend County, a jury has convicted and sentenced a Crip gang member in the felony case following a trial that lasted a week.
Source: KRIV FOX 26 News    Date: April 14, 2014

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California officials nab 11 in drug ring bust (Fresno, CA): Authorities said Monday they have dismantled a drug trafficking organization that sent narcotics smuggled from Mexico to communities across the United States.
Source: The Wall Street Journal    Date: April 14, 2014

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