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Alleged gang member arrested in Chula Vista man's death (Spring Valley, CA): A reputed gang member from Spring Valley was in custody Sunday in connection with the fatal shooting of a 50-year-old Chula Vista man, authorities said.
Source: The San Diego Union-Tribune    Date: April 17, 2005
http://www.signonsandiego.com/...

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Gang presence growing at Victor Valley's high schools (Victorville, CA): Yuseff Esmail admits he feels paranoid whenever he's in school. The 16-year-old Silverado High School student says he has no choice after he was injured in the right eye last October during a school fight between black and Hispanic students.
Source: The Daily Press    Date: April 17, 2005
http://www.vvdailypress.com/...

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Not all gang members are unable to break away (Greeley, CO): Almost all older gang members you talk to says they are leaving the gang life. They're getting out, they say, "breaking." But in many cases, they don't make it.
Source: Greeley Tribune    Date: April 17, 2005
http://www.greeleytrib.com/...

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Illegal alien held in Toddler's Death (Houston, TX): Capital murder charges have been filed against a 19-year-old illegal alien believed to be a member of MS-13, a violent El Salvadoran gang, for the shooting death of a 19-month-old Houston toddler.
Source: World Net Daily    Date: April 17, 2005
http://worldnetdaily.com/...

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Reputed gang member charged in assault on bystanders (Palmdale, CA): Charges were filed Friday against a reputed gang member accused of hitting two innocent bystanders during a gunbattle with other gang members, then turning his weapon on deputies.
Source: The Daily News of Los Angeles    Date: April 16, 2005
http://www.dailynews.com/...

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Suspected gang members arrested (Collier County, CA): Nineteen suspected members of the La Raza street gang operating in the Golden Gate area in Collier County have been arrested on illegal immigration charges.
Source: The News-Press    Date: April 16, 2005
http://www.news-press.com/...

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Alleged gang members facing drug charges (Sioux Falls, SD): Four people accused of selling crack cocaine were arrested Thursday afternoon in north Sioux Falls. All are affiliated with the Chicago gang Black Gangster Disciple Nation, police said.
Source: Sioux Falls Argus Leader    Date: April 16, 2005
http://www.argusleader.com/...

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Former D.A. Philibosian endorses Hahn (Panorama City, CA): Standing in a neighborhood once terrorized by a gang, Mayor James Hahn accepted an election endorsement Friday from a former district attorney and criticized opponent Antonio Villaraigosa for his past opposition to gang injunctions.
Source: The Daily News of Los Angeles    Date: April 16, 2005
http://www.dailynews.com/...

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Suspected gang members arrested (Collier County, FL): Nineteen suspected members of the La Raza street gang operating in the Golden Gate area in Collier County have been arrested on illegal immigration charges.
Source: The News-Press    Date: April 16, 2005
http://www.news-press.com/...

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Raleigh panel looks at needs (Raleigh, NC): There they were, having an innocent chat about bus service and the high price of gas when council member Mike Regan piped up.
Source: The News & Observer    Date: April 16, 2005
http://newsobserver.com/...

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Man arrested in Fall River bar shooting (Fall River, MA): An alleged member of a violent Fall River street gang has been charged in the shooting of four people at a bar in an apparent drug turf war.
Source: Boston Herald    Date: April 15, 2005
http://news.bostonherald.com/...

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Suspect may have shot others (Springfield, IL): A teenager arrested Wednesday as a suspect in a weekend shooting has been "one of the most active shooters" in a feud between two groups battling over drug turf, authorities said Thursday.
Source: The State Journal-Register    Date: April 15, 2005
http://www.sj-r.com/...

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'After Chill' rumors concern police (Chapel Hill, NC): Concerns about possible gang violence rumored for after Sunday's Apple Chill street festival have prompted the police chief to increase the number of officers who will work during the unofficial "After Chill" party.
Source: The Herald-Sun    Date: April 15, 2005
http://www.heraldsun.com/...

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Four-county bust nets drugs (Riley, Ford, and Pottawatomie County, KS) : Authorities executed 21 search warrants in four counties early Thursday, arrested 16 people and seized significant amounts of drugs, cash and firearms.
Source: The Topeka Capital-Journal    Date: April 15, 2005
http://cjonline.com/...

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Four-county bust nets drugs (Jackson County, MO): Authorities executed 21 search warrants in four counties early Thursday, arrested 16 people and seized significant amounts of drugs, cash and firearms.
Source: The Topeka Capital-Journal    Date: April 15, 2005
http://cjonline.com/...

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Five held in gang-related shootings (Albuquerque, NM): Federal and local authorities have arrested five suspects and are looking for three others in connection with six gang-related shootings on Albuquerque's southeast side.
Source: Albuquerque Journal    Date: April 15, 2005
http://www.abqjournal.com/...

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Chief calls shooting a 'wake-up call' on guns, gang (Fall River, RI): The police have arrested the man they've accused of shooting four suspected rival crack cocaine dealers at a Morgan Street bar Tuesday night.
Source: The Providence Journal    Date: April 15, 2005
http://www.projo.com/...

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21-year-old shot, killed during gang confrontation (Houston, TX): A man was killed during a confrontation outside a trailer home in northwest Houston late Thursday, police said.
Source: The Houston Chronicle    Date: April 15, 2005
http://www.chron.com/...

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Man at bus stop is injured by stray gunfire (Los Angeles, CA): A man waiting for a bus in Southwest Los Angeles was critically injured Thursday when a carload of suspected gang members fired on a group of rivals at a McDonald's restaurant, authorities said.
Source: Los Angeles Times    Date: April 15, 2005
http://www.latimes.com/...

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FBI teams with Mexico to probe international gang (Washington, DC): In an intensifying international effort to combat the Mara Salvatrucha street gang, FBI officials and Mexican authorities met Thursday in Washington to launch an initiative to share intelligence on the group, particularly in the key southern state of Chiapas.
Source: Los Angeles Times    Date: April 15, 2005
http://www.latimes.com/...

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