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Welcome to the Gang-Related News Articles page. This page provides a list of articles pertaining to gangs and gang-related activities from various U.S. and Canadian news sources. A link to the source of each article is provided. The list of articles can be refined by date and limited to a specific state or Canadian province or territory using the control below.
South San Francisco assault may be gang-related (San Francisco, CA): South San Francisco police are investigating a possibly gang-related assault with a deadly weapon that occurred Sunday at 4:35 p.m. at the intersection of South Linden and Victory avenues.
Source: CBS San Francisco Date: May 30, 2006
To beat gangs, NN shifts GRIP (Richmond, VA): The police van pulled into the parking lot with Lt. Mike Zohab at the wheel. He did a slow turn and pointed toward the curb.
Source: Daily Press Date: May 30, 2006
Two teens arrested after woman shot (Durham, NC): Police have arrested two teenagers in the Sunday night shooting of a 65-year-old woman investigators described as an innocent bystander caught in an exchange of gunfire.
Source: The News & Observer Date: May 30, 2006
Gang unit will scour Tacoma (Tacoma, WA): Tacoma police have launched a seven-officer unit to combat gang problems and drive-by shootings that have riddled the East Side in recent months.
Source: The News Tribune Date: May 30, 2006
South Side man shot dead in yard (Tucson, AZ): A 51-year-old man was found shot to death in front of his home in the 1400 block of East 27th Street, police said.
Source: Arizona Daily Star Date: May 29, 2006
Gang violence hard to prosecute (Manatee County, FL): Cesar Maldonado, according to local investigators, is no stranger to the violence that sometimes erupts between members of Manatee's rival street gangs.
Source: Bradenton Herald Date: May 29, 2006
Three dead, four wounded in gang shooting at Las Vegas block party (Las Vegas, NV): At least five shooting suspects were sought Monday after a bloody shooting left three dead and four wounded at a holiday weekend block party, police said.
Source: Las Vegas Sun Date: May 29, 2006
Man is shot to death by a bicycle rider (San Bernardino, CA): A 21-year-old San Bernardino man was shot to death Monday afternoon and police are seeking two suspects, one thought to have been riding a bicycle.
Source: Press Enterprise Date: May 29, 2006
Four men charged in robbery at Waffle House (Raleigh, NC): Four Raleigh men, three of them family members, were in the Wake County jail on armed robbery and firearms charges Saturday in connection with the armed heist of cash and jewelry from three men in a Waffle House parking lot, police said.
Source: The News & Observer Date: May 28, 2006
Teen boy, man dead of gunshot wounds (Chicago, IL): A man and a teenage boy died Saturday of gunshot wounds to the head in separate incidents, Chicago police said.
Source: Chicago Tribune Date: May 28, 2006
Island sites tagged with gang graffiti (Hilton Head, SC): Two Hilton Head Island park bathrooms and an island car wash were vandalized with gang-related graffiti between May 16 and 18, according to reports filed with the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.
Source: Hilton Head Island Packet Date: May 28, 2006
Oakland's gang violence leads to death for two 14-year-old boys (Oakland, CA): Two 14-year-old boys died within hours of each other in separate gang-related shootings, authorities said.
Source: Monterey County Herald Date: May 28, 2006
One killed, three wounded in pair of shootings (San Diego, CA): One man was killed and three people were wounded last night in possibly gang-related shootings in Webster and City Heights, San Diego police said.
Source: The San Diego Union-Tribune Date: May 27, 2006
Tough on gangs: Detention Center works to hinder gang growth behind bars (Sandoval County, NM): Although gang populations generally explode behind bars, the Sandoval County Detention Center has been able to curb gang expansion.
Source: The Rio Rancho Obeserver Date: May 27, 2006
Men wounded in gang-related shooting (San Diego, CA): Two men were wounded in a gang-related shooting in Normal Heights, 10News reported.
Source: KGTV 10 News Date: May 27, 2006
Hundreds clash in street brawl (Olympia, WA): Two Fort Lewis men were arrested early Friday in what police described as the largest and most volatile street brawl they’ve seen downtown.
Source: The Olympian Date: May 27, 2006
Roanoke Co. finds evidence of gangs (Roanoke County, VA): While Roanoke police have sent mixed signals on whether the city has gangs, the Roanoke County Sheriff's Office has identified suspected members of 16 gangs throughout the Roanoke Valley, including the Bloods and Crips.
Source: The Roanoke Times Date: May 27, 2006
High school paper pulled; principal cites gang photo (Little Rock, AR): The principal of Mills High School confiscated copies of the student newspaper’s senior issue Friday, saying that front-page stories and photographs on gangs and drugs could pose a threat to featured students.
Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Date: May 27, 2006
Four charged in beating of fellow gang member (Madison, WI): Four men were charged Thursday with pummeling a fellow gang member with a bat after a "general" in the gang allegedly ordered the beating as a penalty.
Source: The Capital Times Date: May 26, 2006
Former TCU athletes arrested after brawl with gang members (Fort Worth, TX): Fort Worth police say they broke up a huge brawl late Thursday night between former Texas Christian University football players and gang members.
Source: NBC5 News Date: May 26, 2006
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