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Co-op city gang members arrested in sweep (Bronx, NY): About two dozen gang members have been arrested in a sweep of Co-Op City in the Bronx.
Source: 1010 Wins    Date: December 16, 2005
http://1010wins.com/...

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Police apprehend all suspects in fatal stabbing (Reno, NV): Reno police on Wednesday said five suspected gang members looking for trouble were responsible for the beating and stabbing death of a 25-year-old man and critical wounding of an 18-year-old.
Source: Reno Gazette-Journal    Date: December 15, 2005
http://news.rgj.com/...

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Two arrested in mall gunfire (Clarksville, TN): Two Clarksville teen-agers have been arrested in connection with gunfire Saturday night in the parking lot at Governor's Square Mall.
Source: The Leaf-Chronicle    Date: December 15, 2005
http://www.theleafchronicle.com/...

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Gang sweep corrals 50 (Madison, WI): A federal jury has convicted four men of a gang-related, years-long conspiracy to distribute cocaine and other drugs on a northern Wisconsin American Indian reservation.
Source: West Central Tribune    Date: December 14, 2005
http://www.wctrib.com/...

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Robbery suspects linked to gang (Palm Beach County, FL): At least one of four suspects arrested earlier this week after a DeLand bank heist was a member of a Palm Beach County gang of robbers, FBI officials say - and all four have admitted to robbing other banks, including one in Orange City.
Source: The Daytona Beach News-Journal    Date: December 14, 2005
http://www.news-journalonline.com/...

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Anti-gang laws add to DA's arsenal (San Bernardino County, CA): The threat of gangs terrorizing city streets has prompted new laws specifically targeted at keeping such criminals behind bars for longer periods.
Source: The Sun    Date: December 13, 2005
http://www.sbsun.com/...

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Police arrest seven in drive-by shooting (Gwinnett County, GA): Authorities have made seven arrests in an apparent gang-related drive-by shooting, police said Monday. No injuries were reported in the Saturday night incident in Norcross, police spokesman Darren Moloney said.
Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution    Date: December 13, 2005
http://www.ajc.com/...

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County to join gang fight (Hollister, CA): A recent spike in gang violence has county officials working on plans to curb the problem, including the creation of a multi-jurisdictional law enforcement organization and possibly declaring a state of emergency in the county.
Source: Hollister Free Lance    Date: December 12, 2005
http://hollisterfreelance.com/...

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Prominent gang member arrested in Orange County (Orange County, FL): Sheriff's deputies in Orange County, Fla., arrested a prominent gang member Monday on charges of attempted homicide, armed robbery and kidnapping, according to a sheriff's news release.
Source: WKMG Channel 6 News    Date: December 12, 2005
http://www.local6.com/...

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Gang role in stabbing probed (Jackson, NJ): Less than a month after a gang-related shooting critically injured a township teenager, police are investigating whether a brawl and subsequent stabbing at a house party Saturday were also gang related.
Source: Asbury Park Press    Date: December 12, 2005
http://www.app.com/...

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Deputies not keeping pace with L.A. gangs (Los Angeles, CA): Gang-related homicides are up more than 30% this year in areas under the jurisdiction of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, but the department's countywide gang enforcement team is substantially smaller than it was three years ago and remains chronically understaffed.
Source: Los Angeles Times    Date: December 12, 2005
http://www.latimes.com/...

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City, county to get $475,000 for gang prevention (Las Cruces, NM): Las Cruces, and parts of Doña Ana County, will receive a $475,000 state grant that will be used for gang prevention.
Source: Las Cruces Sun-News    Date: December 10, 2005
http://www.lcsun-news.com/...

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Police nab 35 in Rialto gang, narcotics sweep (Rialto, CA): Police officers worked alongside San Bernardino County sheriff's deputies Friday during a gang and narcotics sweep that netted 35 arrests.
Source: The Sun    Date: December 10, 2005
http://www.sbsun.com/...

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Gang Task Force nabs 12 (Canton, OH): Police officers and agents with the Gang Task Force arrested 12 people on 18 warrants Wednesday night and Thursday.
Source: Canton Repository    Date: December 10, 2005
http://www.cantonrep.com/...

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State rejects money for local gang strike force (St. Cloud, MN): St. Cloud will have to pay for its own gang strike force after the Department of Public Safety rejected its request for funding. Police Chief Dennis Ballantine confirmed Thursday his request for $250,000 had been denied.
Source: St. Cloud Times    Date: December 9, 2005
http://www.sctimes.com/...

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SB targets PPHG gang (San Bernardino, CA): There might soon be an injunction against a street gang suspected in the shooting death of an 11-year-old girl.
Source: The Sun    Date: December 8, 2005
http://www.sbsun.com/...

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DA sets focus on Fresno gang (Fresno, CA): Fresno County authorities are seeking another civil injunction against a local gang but this time have targeted a predominantly black gang from southwest Fresno.
Source: Fresno Bee    Date: December 8, 2005
http://www.fresnobee.com/...

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Police consider gang role in Santiago High shooting (Garden Grove, CA): The fatal shooting of a Santiago High student during an after-school brawl Tuesday may have been linked to escalating tension between gang members, investigators believe.
Source: The Orange County Register    Date: December 8, 2005
http://www.ocregister.com/...

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15 are arrested in Aurora drug sting (Aurora, IL): They were alleged to be operators, buyers, distributors and lookouts, making deals in parking lots, apartments, hardware stores, restaurants, an Aurora public school and a nursing home.
Source: Chicago Tribune    Date: December 8, 2005
http://www.chicagotribune.com/...

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Police: More must be done against gangs (Charlotte, NC): A Mount Holly cop shot during a traffic stop. A deadly shootout on Independence Boulevard, another on North Tryon. A woman raped. Dozens of people robbed or assaulted.
Source: The Charlotte Observer    Date: December 8, 2005
http://www.charlotte.com/...

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