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Purported Staten Island gang member 'Murder Mike' accused of drug, assault charges (Staten Island, NY): He's known on the street as "Murder Mike" and has served a two-year prison stint for shooting and wounding an innocent bystander six years ago on a New Brighton street.
Source: Staten Island Advance    Date: September 7, 2013
http://www.silive.com/...

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Three suspects in Linda gang shooting arraigned (Linda, CA): Three suspects in a Linda gang shooting were arraigned on Friday in Yuba County Superior Court. They face first-degree murder, three counts of attempted murder, one count of discharging a firearm at an inhabited dwelling and one count of participating in a criminal street gang, plus other sentencing enhancements.
Source: Appeal-Democrat    Date: September 7, 2013
http://www.appeal-democrat.com/...

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Judge: No gang evidence allowed at Kody Walsh's murder trial (Rockford, IL) : Prosecutors won't be able to submit evidence during an upcoming trial that accused killer Kody R. Walsh was involved in a gang, Judge John Truitt ruled Friday.
Source: Rockford Register Star     Date: September 7, 2013
http://www.rrstar.com/...

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Gang member sentenced to 11 years in prison for role in deadly drug dealing crew (Chicago, IL): A South Side gang member who boasted "guns are really easy to get in Indiana" was on Friday sentenced to 11 years behind bars for his role in a deadly drug dealing crew.
Source: Post-Tribune    Date: September 7, 2013
http://posttrib.suntimes.com/...

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Ethnic groups gather to address violence in West Utica (Utica, NY): West Utica is overrun with gang activity, gun violence, stabbings and other forms of crime, said Arts West Alliance Director Harmony Speciale.
Source: The Observer-Dispatch    Date: September 7, 2013
http://www.uticaod.com/...

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Gang members will soon face trial (Albany, GA): Two suspected Albany Crips gang members are a step closer to going on trial for armed robbery and other charges.
Source: WALB 10 News    Date: September 6, 2013
http://www.walb.com/...

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Utah court affirms gang leader's manslaughter conviction (Salt Lake City, UT): The Utah Court of Appeals has affirmed the conviction of a gang leader who ordered a subordinate to kill a woman suspected of being a snitch.
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune    Date: September 6, 2013
http://www.sltrib.com/...

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Cops arrest pair who ‘shot baby in stroller' (Wilkes-Barre, PA): Two suspects in the gang-related shooting of a 16-month-old baby on a Brooklyn sidewalk are in custody in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., where cops tracked them this morning after a multi-agency, tri-state manhunt.
Source: New York Post    Date: September 6, 2013
http://nypost.com/...

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Gang fears prompt East, Manual high schools to close (Denver, CO): Fears that a gang feud could escalate further prompted the closure of two high schools Friday and the postponement of a homecoming dance.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: September 6, 2013
http://www.denverpost.com/...

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Newark teen tied to gangs, drugs, is murdered before his first day of high school (Newark, NJ): Ali Rajohn Eric Henderson was supposed to start his freshman year of high school Thursday, but police say he had already graduated from Newark’s deadliest school.
Source: The Star-Ledger    Date: September 6, 2013
http://www.nj.com/...

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Gang leaders indicted in two murders (New Orleans, LA): Two alleged leaders of a bloody New Orleans street gang called the 39ers, which has ties to the infamous 3-N-G gang, were indicted last week for two years-old murders.
Source: The Advocate    Date: September 6, 2013
http://theadvocate.com/...

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Red shirt prompted slaying (Regina, SK): Derrick Justin Amyotte's favourite colour was pink, but the Regina man innocently chose to wear red one evening last summer in the inner-city - and paid with his life when a teenage gang member took exception.
Source: The Leader-Post    Date: September 6, 2013
http://www.leaderpost.com/...

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Man shot in chest, gang activity suspected (Cleveland, OH): Police suspect gang-related activity in a shooting that sent one man to the hospital overnight on Cleveland's east side.
Source: WKYC 3 News    Date: September 6, 2013
http://www.wkyc.com/...

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Alleged killer of girl, 13, terrorized neighborhood, residents say (Buffalo, NY): Darshawn Morris was a menace and gang member who terrorized his Hagen Street neighborhood, according to residents there who knew him.
Source: The Buffalo News    Date: September 6, 2013
http://www.buffalonews.com/...

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Bond granted for half of Zodiac suspects, all remain in jail (Macon, GA) : Although bond has been granted for four of the eight people jailed following a July 5 fatal shooting at Macon's Zodiac Lounge, all of them remain in jail.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: September 5, 2013
http://www.macon.com/...

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Sunnyside struggling to get rid of gangs (Yakima County, WA): Cities across the Yakima Valley took on a new way of keeping kids away from gangs. It's called the "Gang Resistance Intervention Program." The goal is to take kids who are most at-risk of gang involvement and turn their lives around.
Source: KIMA News    Date: September 5, 2013
http://www.kimatv.com/...

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Gang rivalry led to fatal stabbing at Spring High (Spring, TX): Gang rivalry appears to be the motive behind Wednesday morning's stabbing at Spring High School that left a teenager dead, three others injured and a 17-year-old charged with murder, authorities said Thursday.
Source: The Houston Chronicle    Date: September 5, 2013
http://www.chron.com/...

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Anti-graffiti bill would ban sale of spray paint to teens (Tallahassee, FL): A new bill filed by state Sen. Darren Soto, D-Orlando, would impose a $500 fine on stores that sell a can of the paint — often used by graffiti artists to spray pictures, names or gang-related "tags" on the sides of buildings or public facilities — and hit teens who use a fake ID to buy the stuff with a $50 fine.
Source: Sun-Sentinel    Date: September 5, 2013
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/...

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Spring stabbing aftermath: How to protect your child from gang violence (Houston, TX): The director of the Mayor's Anti-Gang office Patricia Harrington says gangs are a problem in the Houston area. She says if you suspect your child is being threatened by gang members, don't let them suffer in silence.
Source: News 92 FM    Date: September 5, 2013
http://news92fm.com/...

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Yakima gang member faces spate of charges for firing into group (Yakima, WA): A gang member accused of trying to enforce his claim on a Yakima neighborhood by blasting a group of people with birdshot has been charged with five counts of first-degree assault.
Source: Yakima Herald-Republic    Date: September 5, 2013
http://www.yakimaherald.com/...

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