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Joint efforts lead to raid, arrest of 24 alleged gang members (Denver, CO): Two dozen alleged gang members were arrested Wednesday in a series of raids, authorities said, capping a two-year investigation. The alleged members of the Rollin' 60s street gang were arrested in the early morning in a joint effort by the Aurora and Denver police departments, the FBI and the Arapahoe County sheriff, the 18th Judicial District attorney's office said.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: October 22, 2014

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Charges filed, fourth suspect arrested in Planada gang shootout (Planada, CA): A fourth person was jailed Wednesday in connection with a weekend shootout between rival gangs in Planada.
Source: Merced Sun-Star    Date: October 22, 2014

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'Sophisticated' robbery crew arrested in San Jose, Campbell bank holdups (San Jose, CA): A state-spanning three-man robbery crew tied to a Salinas street gang was arrested Tuesday in connection with four bank robberies in Campbell, San Jose and Gilroy over the past year, according to the San Jose Police Department.
Source: Contra Costa Times    Date: October 22, 2014

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Police Investigate Gang-Related Drive-By Shooting (Fresno, CA): The Fresno Police Department is investigating a gang-related drive-by shooting in Southeast Fresno at a house near the intersection of Grant and Fourth.
Source: KGPE CBS 47 News    Date: October 22, 2014

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Jury selection underway in alleged gang-murder trial (Burlington County, NJ): Jury selection began Wednesday in the trial of two incarcerated Willingboro men accused of two gang-related murders and a shooting. The men are reputedly high-ranking members of the county-based gang Muslims Over Everything, or MOE. Authorities have said MOE members are responsible for a series of violent bank robberies, drug and gun deals, and the shootings.
Source: Burlington County Times    Date: October 22, 2014

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Third suspect arrested in Walther's shooting; 1 still at large (Canton, OH): Agents with the U.S. Marshals Violent Fugitive Task Force have arrested the third of four men wanted in connection with a gang-related shooting that injured three men.
Source: Canton Repository    Date: October 22, 2014

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Three gang members sentenced in murder of Daly City cook (San Francisco, CA): Three MS-13 gang members were sentenced to 27 years in prison Wednesday morning for the 2010 murder of a cook in Daly City when they mistook him for a rival gang member, federal prosecutors said.
Source: KTVU 2 News    Date: October 22, 2014

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Fatal shooting at Providence housing development may be gang-related (Providence, RI): One person is dead and another wounded after a shooting Wednesday morning at the Chad Brown housing development. The police have some leads on a suspect but there had been no arrest as of Wednesday evening, said Providence police Maj. David Lapatin.
Source: The Providence Journal    Date: October 22, 2014

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Gang members sentenced for 2010 Summit murder (Bridgeview, IL): Two reputed gang members were sentenced to lengthy prison terms last week for the 2010 murder of a Summit man caught in a retaliatory shooting spree.
Source: Desplaines Valley News    Date: October 22, 2014

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Detective: Defendants instilling fear in fatal Modesto park attack (Modesto, CA): An investigator on Wednesday testified that three defendants stabbed to death a teenager at a Modesto park because they were trying to instill fear on behalf of the Norteño street gang.
Source: The Modesto Bee    Date: October 22, 2014

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HSI-led probe targets major Southern California drug trafficking network with gang ties (El Centro, CA): More than 400 federal, state and local law enforcement officials fanned out across Imperial County Tuesday to execute search warrants and arrest warrants stemming from a yearlong probe spearheaded by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the El Centro Police Department targeting a major drug trafficking ring with ties to several transnational street gangs.
Source: Imperial Valley News    Date: October 22, 2014

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Greenport parents concerned following arrest of student (Greenport, NY): Several concerned parents spoke at Tuesday night’s Greenport school board meeting, asking for greater communication from the district in the wake of the arrest of a Greenport student in last Tuesday’s Southold shooting.
Source: The Suffolk Times    Date: October 22, 2014

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Worcester's Main South rehabilitation efforts get $992,000 to fight gang recruitment (Worcester, MA): The city’s continuing efforts to rehabilitate the Main South neighborhood got a nearly million-dollar boost Tuesday. The Main South Community Development Corp. received a federal criminal justice innovation grant totaling $992,000 to support coordinated efforts to reduce gang activity and recruitment in the greater Kilby Garden area.
Source: The Republican    Date: October 22, 2014

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El Centro Sector Border Patrol Agents Arrest Criminal Gang Member (Calexico, CA): Today, U.S. Border Patrol agents apprehend a dangerous gang member from the “Sureno” criminal street gang. This makes a total of 23 gang members arrested this year. The man was illegally present in the United States at the time of his arrest.
Source: Imperial Valley News    Date: October 21, 2014

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Fresno gang member arrested on weapons charges (Fresno, CA): An ex-felon and Samson Street Gang member was arrested in southwest Fresno last week for having two handguns, police said.
Source: The Fresno Bee    Date: October 21, 2014

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LR Police: Latest homicides were gang related (Little Rock, AR): Police say the Saturday shootings that left two people dead were gang related and that the "victim was known by the suspect".
Source: KATV 7 News    Date: October 21, 2014

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District Attorney: Gang suspects plotted to kill victims in attack, fifth suspect sought (Southold, NY): Walking on crutches, a fourth suspect and alleged MS-13 gang member, 17, who was nabbed in relation to what police said was a gang-related shooting on South Harbor Road and State Route 25 in Southold last week, was indicted Tuesday before Judge William Condon at the Arthur J. Cromarty Criminal Court in Riverside.
Source: SoutholdLOCAL    Date: October 21, 2014

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Santa Rosa renaming anti-gang program (Santa Rosa, CA): Santa Rosa is renaming its decade-old gang prevention program to reflect the evolution of its mission and broaden the appeal of its programs. The Mayor’s Gang Prevention Task Force, which was formed in 2003 to address the root causes behind a surge in gang violence in the city, will now be called the Santa Rosa Violence Prevention Partnership.
Source: The Press Democrat    Date: October 21, 2014

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B.C. homicide victim tied to Alberta gangs: police (Richmond, BC): A 25-year-old man who was found dead in Richmond, B.C., has been tied by police to gang activity in Alberta.
Source: Global News    Date: October 21, 2014

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Gang unit recovers 117 guns so far in 2014 (Tulsa, OK): The Tulsa Police Department's Organized Gang Unit says it has recovered 177 firearms - including high powered rifles - since January.
Source: News On 6    Date: October 21, 2014

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