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Last person sought following raids on street gang turns himself in (Denver, CO): An alleged member of the Rollin' 60s street gang wanted by law enforcement authorities turned himself in to Aurora police on Thursday night.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: October 23, 2014
http://www.denverpost.com/...

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Police Arrest Drive-by Shooting Suspect (Eugene, OR): Police say they’ve arrested a gang member accused in a drive-by shooting last week.
Source: KEZI 9 News    Date: October 23, 2014
http://www.kezi.com/...

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Police: Lake City attempted murder believed to be gang-related (Lake City, SC): A Scranton man accused of attempted murder has a criminal history, according to police records. Luther Fludd, 20, was charged with two counts of attempted murder October 21, Lake City Police Captain Kelly said. The charges stem from two separate incidents happening in May and August.
Source: WMBF News    Date: October 23, 2014
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Chattanooga officials tell gang leaders to stop the violence (Chattanooga, TN): Put down the weapons, and stop the violence or we're coming after you. Strong words coming from the mayor Thursday night after a violent week in our city. Mayor Andy Berke and other city officials and clergy members held a "call-in", in an effort to put an end to the violence. The message was delivered to known gang leaders in our area.
Source: WRCB 3 News    Date: October 23, 2014
http://www.wrcbtv.com/...

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Niaz Khoshnaw killed Forest Grove rival gang member in self-defense, his lawyer argues (Washington County, OR): Washington County jurors in the murder trial of Niaz Khoshnaw began deliberations Thursday afternoon.
Source: The Oregonian    Date: October 23, 2014
http://www.oregonlive.com/...

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Recent Caroline shootings are gang-related, police say (Caroline County, VA): An arrest was made within hours of an early Thursday morning shooting that authorities say is the third gang-related shooting in Caroline County in the past month.
Source: The Free Lance-Star    Date: October 23, 2014
http://news.fredericksburg.com/...

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Judge on gang kidnapping case: ‘Not your typical false statement case’ (Columbia, SC): A Columbia woman connected with the kidnapping of a North Carolina prosecutor’s father was sentenced Thursday morning in federal court after she pleaded guilty for making a false statement to federal agents.
Source: The State    Date: October 23, 2014
http://www.thestate.com/...

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Two men take pleas in Willingboro gang killings (Willingboro, NJ): Two Willingboro men set to be tried for two gang-related killings six years ago instead took plea deals Thursday after jury selection had concluded in Superior Court at the Burlington County Courthouse in Mount Holly.
Source: Burlington County Times    Date: October 23, 2014
http://www.burlingtoncountytimes.com/...

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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
http://www.masslive.com/...

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$1M gang violence initiative launched in Norfolk (Norfolk, VA): City officials accepted $1 million in federal and state money Tuesday that will be used in gun and gang violence prevention efforts. The money comes from a $500,000 federal grant from the Violent Gang and Gun Crime Reduction Program and from $500,000 in state asset forfeiture funds.
Source: The Virginian-Pilot    Date: October 22, 2014
http://hamptonroads.com/...

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Year-long investigation takes down Ardmore Hoover Crips (Ardmore, OK): An investigation one year in the making led the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, Explosives, Armore Polcie and Federal Marshals to nine men. The men were arrested in connection with what police call one of Ardmore’s most violent gangs.
Source: KFOR 4 News    Date: October 22, 2014
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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
http://www.denverpost.com/...

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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
http://www.mercedsunstar.com/...

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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
http://www.contracostatimes.com/...

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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
http://www.yourcentralvalley.com/...

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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
http://www.cantonrep.com/...

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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
http://www.ktvu.com/...

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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
http://www.providencejournal.com/...

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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
http://desplainesvalleynews.com/...

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