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Teen girl wounded in gang-related shooting (Yuma, AZ): Yuma police are investigating a gang-related shooting early Sunday morning in which a 16-year-old girl was wounded.
Source: The Yuma Sun    Date: April 7, 2014

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Five injured in four separate shootings Saturday in Salinas (Salinas, CA): Five people were injured in Salinas on Saturday in four separate shootings, at least three of which are considered gang-related, police said.
Source: KRON Channel 4 News    Date: April 7, 2014

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Man, 18, wounded in Santa Ana shooting (Santa Ana, CA): An 18-year-old man was wounded four times in the lower body early Monday morning in what police believe was a gang-related shooting.
Source: The Orange County Register    Date: April 7, 2014

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Five hospitalized, three arrested after Oklahoma City nightclub shooting (Oklahoma City, OK): Police continued to search for suspects and victims Monday following what was described as a gang-related shooting at an Oklahoma City nightclub early Sunday.
Source: The Oklahoman    Date: April 7, 2014

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DAs support anti-human trafficking bill (San Diego, CA): District attorneys from four counties, including San Diego, announced their support of a bill that seeks to streamline human trafficking prosecutions, thereby reducing some of the trauma to victims who testify in court and saving taxpayer dollars.
Source: The San Diego Union-Tribune    Date: April 7, 2014

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Seven arrested on drug charges in Ulster County (Kingston, NY): Ulster County's drug and gang enforcement squad said Saturday they've arrested seven people as part of its “Operation Spring Clean” criminal bust.
Source: Times Herald-Record    Date: April 7, 2014

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A new tactic in gang battle: Tennessee bill amends law to ban members from public spaces (Nashville, TN): Senators are slated to act this week on a bill that provides statutory guidance for courts using Tennessee’s public nuisance law to keep criminal gang members out of public areas like parks and neighborhoods.
Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press    Date: April 7, 2014

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Gang member arrested on several drug charges while on probation (Wilmington, NC): A Wilmington gang member has been arrested on several drug charges after a monthlong investigation.
Source: Port City Daily    Date: April 7, 2014

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LA sheriff candidate asked about 'gang' tattoo at debate (Los Angeles, CA): Tattooed, gang-like cliques inside the L.A. County Sheriff's Department have become an issue in the upcoming election for sheriff in the wake of an NBC report about an alleged group called the Banditos that is accused of pressuring female trainees for sex.
Source: NBC News    Date: April 7, 2014

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Prosecutors say man involved in South Seattle gang war shootings (Seattle, WA): A 20-year-old man appeared in court on charges stemming from an ongoing gang war between two rival groups in South Seattle. It took months for prosecutors to build a case against Douglas Ho.
Source: KIRO 7 News    Date: April 7, 2014

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Five local gang members arrested after RICO investigation (Hillsborough County, FL): A recent investigation initiated by the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office (HCSO), which became known as Operation SURender, resulted in the arrest of five Sur 13 gang members adding new charges to two previously arrested members.
Source: Osprey Observer    Date: April 6, 2014

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Man wounded in gang-related shooting in Downtown Chico (Chico, CA): A shooting at Near LaSalle's Bar at Third Street and Broadway in Downtown Chico is believed to be gang-related, possibly tied to another drive-by shooting on Klondike Court.
Source: Action News Now    Date: April 6, 2014

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Salinas PD investigates gang shootings (Salinas, CA): A spasm of gang shootings broke out in parts of east Salinas over the weekend. Police were kept busy responding to four shootings between 9 a.m. and 10 p.m. Saturday in which four local residents were wounded by gunfire.
Source: The Californian    Date: April 6, 2014

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Springfield Police and city officials react to sunday shootings (Springfield, MA): Springfield officials are reacting to shootings that sent five people to the hospital Sunday night. They say all of the shootings are connected. And they're all gang related.
Source: WGGB News    Date: April 6, 2014

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The Path Project brings hope to local youth (Loganville, GA): Jim and Melinda Hollandsworth started a Christian outreach center in a dilapidated trailer with 23 bullet holes in the walls and blood soaked carpeting. Within five years they opened five community centers and changed the lives of more than 300 impoverished kids in Gwinnett County.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post    Date: April 6, 2014

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Local anti-violence groups stepping up efforts after violent weekend (Indianapolis, IN): Another round of shootings over the weekend has local anti-violence groups stepping up their efforts to stop the violence. The Fraternal Order of Police announced a new crime prevention program Monday that will start in schools this fall.
Source: WRTV 6 News    Date: April 6, 2014

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Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno blames gangbangers, businesses that attract them for city shootings that injured five (Springfield, MA): Mayor Domenic Sarno blamed gangbangers and the businesses that lure them to the city for Sunday morning's gun violence that left five people with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
Source: The Republican    Date: April 6, 2014

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Teens tell Portland officials how to stop gangs (Portland, OR): Gang violence continues to be a problem in the Rose City, but some of our regions brightest young people are trying to make things better.
Source: KGW NewsChannel 8    Date: April 5, 2014

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East Orange police raid apartment building as part of crackdown on Bloods set, authorities say (East Orange, NJ): A raid on an apartment building turned up drugs and weapons and five arrests early Wednesday morning, police said. The crackdown is part of an ongoing investigation into drug dealing and gun trafficking by members of the Double-ii set of the Bloods street gang, authorities added.
Source: The Star-Ledger    Date: April 5, 2014

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City gang assault investigation continues; three arraigned (Poughkeepsie, NY): With three men already in custody, City of Poughkeepsie detectives continue to investigate a vicious gang assault at a Montgomery Street apartment building that left one man with multiple knife wounds.
Source: Poughkeepsie Journal    Date: April 5, 2014

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