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Shootings wound four (El Paso, TX): Four people were wounded in a pair of possible gang-related shootings in different parts of El Paso on Tuesday, including at a luxury car dealership along a busy section of Montana Avenue.
Source: El Paso Times    Date: January 18, 2006
http://www.borderlandnews.com/...

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Teens suspected in series of drive-bys (Wichita, KS): The shots fired at a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper in Riverside and two drive-by shootings later in north Wichita early Saturday morning were all done by the same two teenage gang members, Wichita police said Tuesday.
Source: The Wichita Eagle    Date: January 18, 2006
http://www.kansas.com/...

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Police raid snares high school teacher (Fontana, CA): Fontana police arrested a high school art teacher on suspicion of weapons and narcotics possession and associating with a criminal street gang.
Source: Press Enterprise    Date: January 18, 2006
http://www.pe.com/...

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Morgan Hill police arrest three youths following attack (Morgan HIll, CA): Morgan Hill police arrested three teenage boys Monday night after they allegedly attacked three brothers with knives, in what authorities described as yet another sign of escalating gang violence in the South Bay.
Source: San Jose Mercury News    Date: January 17, 2006
http://www.mercurynews.com/...

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Suburban murders escalating (Chicago, IL): The murder tally across Chicago's largest suburbs rose by more than 10 percent in 2005 prompting police to emulate tough tactics credited with reducing bloodshed in the city.
Source: Chicago Tribune    Date: January 17, 2006
http://www.chicagotribune.com/...

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Men charged with breaking car window, injuring passenger (Elgin, IL): Two men were arrested late Saturday after they broke a window on a car with people inside, Elgin police said.
Source: Daily Herald    Date: January 17, 2006
http://www.dailyherald.com/...

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Boy, 15, dies after drive-by shooting (Oakland, CA): A 15-year-old boy died this weekend after a drive-by shooting on a corner known for gang activity, but investigators do not know whether the boy was singled out by the gunman, police said Monday.
Source: San Francisco Chronicle    Date: January 17, 2006
http://sfgate.com/...

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Three arrested in fatal shooting in East Tacoma (Tacoma, WA): Police have arrested three teenage Tacoma boys in connection with a fatal gang-related shooting at an East Side home last month.
Source: The News Tribune    Date: January 17, 2006
http://www.thenewstribune.com/...

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Police probe fatal knifing (Union City, CA): The Alameda County coroner's office has identified the man stabbed to death during a suspected gang-related fight at Perry Road and Mann Avenue on Friday evening as Nam Pham of Fremont.
Source: The Argus    Date: January 17, 2006
http://www.insidebayarea.com/...

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Man, boy stabbed by suspected gang members in mall parking lot (Arcadia, CA): An 18-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy were hospitalized in critical condition Tuesday after being stabbed by a group of suspected gang members in the parking lot of an Arcadia shopping center, police said.
Source: NBC 4 News    Date: January 17, 2006
http://www.nbc4.tv/...

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Four shootings in Nampa already this year (Nampa, ID): Nampa Police are investigating four drive-by shootings just this month.
Source: KBCI 2 News    Date: January 17, 2006
http://www2.kbcitv.com/...

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Trenton homicides surge to record high as gang violence escalates (Trenton, NJ): Kathy McBride's phone rang one night last October, and she could hear her 20-year-old daughter crying out: "Help me, Mommy, I'm on the ground."
Source: Newsday    Date: January 16, 2006
http://www.newsday.com/...

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Former gang members try to prevent next generation from making the same mistakes (Los Angeles, CA): Inside the locked gates of a county juvenile detention facility in Sylmar, north of Los Angeles, all eyes are on Ernesto "Satan" Deras.
Source: San Francisco Chronicle    Date: January 15, 2006
http://www.sfgate.com/...

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Increased gang activity part of problem (Houston, TX): The crudely scrawled letters "LTC" appear, ghostlike, beneath a thin layer of brown paint on the apartment building where Eduardo Hernandez was killed Dec. 6.
Source: The Houston Chronicle    Date: January 15, 2006
http://www.chron.com/...

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17-year-old stabbed in gang fight (Tobyhanna, PA): A stabbing early Saturday morning involving rival gang members left a teenager critically injured and the alleged assailant in jail.
Source: Pocono Record    Date: January 15, 2006
http://www.poconorecord.com/...

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Triangle leaders hold gang talk (Raleigh, NC): Dr. Martin Luther King preached the need for civic responsibility, and in his memory Saturday several community leaders tried to start a Trianglewide conversation about how to apply that principle to gang prevention.
Source: The News & Observer    Date: January 15, 2006
http://www.newsobserver.com/...

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Violence hits home (Houston, TX): Her parents keep a watchful eye on 1-year-old Alexes Lloyd as she plays on a patch of grass outside their southwest Houston apartment that, come nightfall, will be the territory of the gang that controls the complex.
Source: The Houston Chronicle    Date: January 15, 2006
http://www.chron.com/...

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Durham may get 'gang czar' (Durham, NC): When members of the Durham Police Department's gang unit showed up at Riverside High School recently, the county Sheriff's Office, which has a resource officer stationed there, was as surprised as anyone.
Source: The News & Observer    Date: January 14, 2006
http://www.newsobserver.com/...

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Former Douglas man shot by gang member (Tucson, AZ): A former Douglas man was shot and killed in Tucson Tuesday shortly after he separated his son and a gang member in an argument.
Source: Douglas Daily Dispatch    Date: January 14, 2006
http://www.douglasdispatch.com/...

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Boys assaulted by possible gang members in Mountain View (Mountain View, CA): Two teenage boys were assaulted and one was stabbed by possible teenage gang members Tuesday evening in Mountain View, the Mountain View Police Department reported Thursday.
Source: CBS 5 News    Date: January 14, 2006
http://www.cbs5.com/...

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