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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.


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ormer Trenton police recruit who plans to sue the department charged with leaving the scene of an accident (Trenton, NJ): The city police recruit who plans to sue the department because she was asked to resign for allegedly being connected to a known gang member has been issued summonses for leaving the scene of an accident.
Source: The Trentonian    Date: May 24, 2015
http://www.trentonian.com/...

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Springdale wrestles with gangs in schools (Springdale, AR): Lalo Sanchez brought his 11-year-old son, Emmanuel, to Elmdale Elementary School on a warm April night so he could hear Springdale Detective Fredy Villeda talk about gangs.
Source: Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette    Date: May 24, 2015
http://www.nwaonline.com/...

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Lack of gangs hinders Tampa crime fighters (Tampa, FL): The streets in some parts of Tampa have been bloody battlegrounds this year.
Source: The Tampa Tribune    Date: May 24, 2015
http://tbo.com/...

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Gun violence declines in Kalamazoo neighborhood one year after 13-year-old killed (Kalamazoo, MI): When spring arrived in Kalamazoo last year, tension was already on the rise in the Edison neighborhood.
Source: MLive    Date: May 23, 2015
http://www.mlive.com/...

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No bail for man accused of shooting food truck worker (Chicago, IL): While aiming for rival gang members, an 18-year old shot a man who was working a food truck this week, prosecutors said.
Source: Chicago Tribune    Date: May 23, 2015
http://www.chicagotribune.com/...

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YPD Investigating Fatal Gang Shooting (Yakima, WA): The Yakima police are investigating a fatal gang shooting which took place Saturday afternoon.
Source: KAPP    Date: May 23, 2015
http://www.kapptv.com/...

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'Significant' arrest made in Baltimore DEA raids (Baltimore, MD): Federal authorities and police raided two west Baltimore houses early Thursday morning, making a significant arrest.
Source: WBAL 11 News    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.wbaltv.com/...

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Gang members in racketeering case stemming from baby’s death get life (Los Angeles, CA): Three gang members were handed life federal prison sentences Friday for participating in a racketeering conspiracy responsible for a botched hit on a MacArthur Park-area street vendor that left an infant dead.
Source: MyNewsLa.com    Date: May 22, 2015
http://mynewsla.com/...

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Security heightened at Luzerne County Courthouse hearing for reputed Bloods gang members (Wilkes-Barre, PA): Nearly two dozen federal, state and local law enforcement officers with assault rifles and binoculars surrounded the Luzerne County Courthouse on Friday for a preliminary hearing of two reputed Bloods street gang members charged with firearm offenses in Hazleton.
Source: Times Leader    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.timesleader.com/...

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Parolee sentenced to life term in girl's murder (Moreno Valley, CA): Devastated family members and a family friend took measured solace in the life-without-parole sentence meted out to a gang member Friday.
Source: Press Enterprise    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.pe.com/...

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Walla Walla police arrest suspects involved in Sunday gang shootings (Walla Walla, WA): Detectives made a 2nd arrest in last week’s drive-by shootings. Clemente Garcia-Cerda, 928 Edith Ave., was taken into custody without incident shortly after noon today in the 100 block of SW 6th in College Place by Gang Detectives of the Walla Walla Police Department.
Source: KEPR-TV News    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.keprtv.com/...

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Two families search for closure in gang-related murder case (Salt Lake City, UT): Vilisoni Tuino Angilau could be released from prison in as little as three years, but his small daughter will do a lot of growing up while he's away.
Source: Deseret News    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.deseretnews.com/...

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Boy, 14, gunned down walking to school in Bronx in possible gang-related revenge killing connected to older brother (New York, NY): A baby-faced Bronx teenager was executed on the street Friday by a gunman wearing a red bandana who blasted him multiple times at point-blank range — and without any warning.
Source: New York Daily News    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.nydailynews.com/...

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Police must develop personal relationships, trust with community to counter 'snitch' code of silence (Portland, OR): Nine gang-related shootings occurred in Portland in the last two weeks. Police have made one arrest.
Source: The Oregonian    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.oregonlive.com/...

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$500k grant helping to fight gun, gang crime in Saginaw, leaders say (Saginaw, MI): Those fighting crime in Saginaw have been given a boost in funding to help do the work needed to improve the community, law enforcement leaders announced today.
Source: MLive    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.mlive.com/...

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Feds And Police Make Significant Arrest In West Baltimore Raid (Baltimore, MD): Federal authorities, along with police, raided two West Baltimore houses early Thursday morning, making a significant arrest.
Source: WBAL Channel 11 News    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.wbal.com/...

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Summer Avenue Lounge Closed As Public Nuisance (Memphis, TN): A nightclub on Summer Avenue has been closed as a public nuisance, following an undercover investigation there into drug trafficking, bootleg liquor sales, prostitution, assaults and gang activity.
Source: WHBQ FOX13 News    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.myfoxmemphis.com/...

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Man accused of killing pizza delivery driver was former co-worker, appeared at memorial service (Flint, MI): Police have charged a second man in connection to the death of a local pizza delivery man.
Source: WNEM 5 News    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.wnem.com/...

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Students' anti-gang program includes peace walk, toy gun buyback (San Jose, CA): Every other month, top city and county leaders gather at City Hall as part of a long-standing collaboration to prevent kids from joining gangs.
Source: San Jose Mercury News    Date: May 22, 2015
http://www.mercurynews.com/...

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Gas station shootout fueled by turf war between gang members (Cincinnati, OH): New developments have been released in the shootout at a gas station caught on surveillance camera.
Source: WLWT 5 News    Date: May 21, 2015
http://www.wlwt.com/...

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