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Two injured, one arrested in gang-related Galt fight (Galt, CA): Galt police seek information about a gang-related fight that injured two people and led to a teenage boy's arrest.
Source: The Sacramento Bee    Date: September 18, 2008
http://www.sacbee.com/...

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Slain teen linked to street gang (Salinas, CA): The teenager fatally shot Tuesday had some affiliation with a northern street gang, Salinas police said Wednesday.
Source: The Californian    Date: September 17, 2008
http://thecalifornian.com/...

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Drugs fueling gang activity in Austin (Chicago, IL): 15th District Cmdr. Walter Green remembers a time when locking up the city's top gang leaders was key to dismantling operations in their criminal organizations. Not so anymore.
Source: Austin Weekly News    Date: September 17, 2008
http://www.austinweeklynews.com/...

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L.A. gang coming to Buffalo? (Buffalo, NY): A 17-year-old is recovering from a morning shooting right outside a Buffalo community center.
Source: WIVB News 4    Date: September 17, 2008
http://www.wivb.com/...

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MS-13 leader sentenced to 45 years in prison for involvement in RICO conspiracy (Washington, DC) : A leader of La Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, was sentenced to 45 years in prison for his participation in a racketeering enterprise, Acting Assistant Attorney General Matthew Friedrich of the Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Edward M. Yarbrough of the Middle District of Tennessee announced.
Source: Borderfire Report    Date: September 17, 2008
http://www.borderfirereport.net/...

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Teens stabbed outside high school in Anaheim (Anaheim, CA): Two teenagers were stabbed near Loara High School on Wednesday afternoon, one in the back and one in a leg. Authorities are searching for their attacker.
Source: The Orange County Register    Date: September 17, 2008
http://www.ocregister.com/...

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Three charged in Hempstead gang assault (Hempstead, NY): Police yesterday identified the victim of a fatal stabbing at a Hempstead restaurant as Eber Armando Marin Morales of Hempstead and said his killer is still on the loose.
Source: Newsday    Date: September 16, 2008
http://www.newsday.com/...

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Fremont school gang tussle may have led to two weekend shootings (Fremont, CA): A near fight between rival gangs at Robertson High School last week may be to blame for a pair of weekend shootings in which two homes were struck by gunfire, police said.
Source: The Mercury News    Date: September 16, 2008
http://www.mercurynews.com/...

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Gang charges filed against three students (Hampton, VA): Gang charges have been brought against three students at a Hampton middle school who were charged with assault and battery in an attack on a 14-year-old at the school earlier this month.
Source: Daily Press    Date: September 16, 2008
http://www.dailypress.com/...

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Two suspects held without bail in shooting of 13-year-old boy (Santa Ana, CA): Two purported gang members accused of killing a 13-year-old boy are being held without bail.
Source: The Orange County Register    Date: September 16, 2008
http://www.ocregister.com/...

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Four held in big Porterville gang fight (Porterville, CA): Porterville police said they interrupted a large fight between rival street gangs last night in the 1200 block of West Westfield.
Source: Visalia Times-Delta    Date: September 16, 2008
http://www.visaliatimesdelta.com/...

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Suspected gang shooting leaves one man injured on Tucson's South Side (Tucson, AZ): Tucson police are investigating the shooting of a man in what appears to have stemmed from an altercation between rival gang members on the South Side.
Source: Arizona Daily Star    Date: September 16, 2008
http://www.azstarnet.com/...

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Gang members charged in drive-by shooting (Gainesville, GA): Gainesville police say two members of a violent street gang are in jail for a drive-by shooting.
Source: WRCB 3 News    Date: September 16, 2008
http://www.wrcbtv.com/...

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Sheriff, chief support L.A. anti-gang initiative (Los Angeles, CA): Calling gang slayings an epidemic, the top Los Angeles law enforcement officers came out Tuesday in support of a parcel tax on the Nov. 4 ballot to raise $30 million a year to pay for programs to keep kids out of gangs.
Source: Daily News    Date: September 16, 2008
http://www.dailynews.com/...

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Student told to remove rosary, considered a gang symbol (Seagoville, TX): A Dallas-area high school student says she's been forbidden from wearing her rosary to school because it's considered a gang symbol.
Source: FOX 4 News    Date: September 16, 2008
http://www.myfoxlubbock.com/...

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Salinas teen killed in suspected gang-related shooting (Salinas, CA): A 17-year-old boy was fatally shot in the head Tuesday morning and police suspect gang motivation, a Salinas police sergeant said.
Source: KTVU 2 News    Date: September 16, 2008
http://www.ktvu.com/...

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Eight alleged Bloods members are indicted (Washington, DC): Six men and two women, suspected of being members of a District-based sect of the West Coast Bloods gang, have been indicted on charges of kidnapping, assault and forcing a teenage member to have sex with four men, local and federal authorities said yesterday.
Source: The Washington Post    Date: September 16, 2008
http://www.washingtonpost.com/...

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School gang fight may have led to two weekend shootings (Fremont, CA): A near fight between rival gangs at Robertson High School last week may be to blame for a pair of weekend shootings in which two homes were struck by gunfire, police said.
Source: The Argus    Date: September 15, 2008
http://www.insidebayarea.com/...

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Funding dries up on effort to quiet gang violence (Boston, MA): It started out as a typical community meeting. In a stuffy, hot trailer on a recent Saturday, about two dozen Dorchester residents sat in a circle, shifted a little in their seats and set ground rules.
Source: The Boston Globe    Date: September 15, 2008
http://www.boston.com/...

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Riverside County gang law attracts a following (Riverside County, CA): Law enforcement agents nationwide are taking a cue from something Riverside County and local police are saying helps alleviate crime in neighborhoods — gang injunctions.
Source: The Desert Sun    Date: September 15, 2008
http://www.mydesert.com/...

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