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Haverhill to apply pressure on gangs (Haverhill, MA): Police officials hope that a rash of violent gang-related incidents Tuesday night will not be a sign of things to come as the weather warms up this spring.
Source: Eagle-Tribune    Date: April 16, 2015

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Saskatoon police creating guns and gangs unit (Saskatoon, SK): Saskatoon's police chief Clive Weighill is forming a gangs and guns unit within the next two weeks. “I never, ever thought in my career as a police officer in Saskatchewan that we would ever be forming such a unit,” Weighill said Thursday.
Source: CKOM Newstalk 650    Date: April 16, 2015

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ICE El Paso removes attempted murder suspect, gang member to Mexico (El Paso, TX): A fugitive wanted for attempted murder in the Mexican state of Coahuila was deported Wednesday by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers in El Paso, Texas.
Source:     Date: April 16, 2015

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Feds round up fugitives, gang members, sex offenders in Macomb, Oakland counties (Macomb County, CA) : More than 200 fugitives, gang members, sex offenders and violent criminals in Macomb, Oakland and Washtenaw counties were recently arrested as part of a nationwide effort to reduce violent crime.
Source: Macomb Daily    Date: April 16, 2015

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Shelby County School System Responds to Concerns of Violence (Memphis, TN): The surveillance tape of a flash mob of students from Northwest Prep Academy led the Shelby County School system to respond about how it combats school violence.
Source:    Date: April 16, 2015

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Facing 20 felonies, men plead not guilty in armed home invasion case (Lake County, IL): Two of five men charged in connection with an alleged drug-related home invasion earlier this year in unincorporated Waukegan near Gurnee pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Lake County Circuit Court.
Source: Lake County News-Sun    Date: April 15, 2015

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Gang Hang: Member of Central City's Young Melph Mafia Gets 13 (Central City, LA): While the Quarter cleanup is visible to most with Polaris ATV’s and cherries and berries flashing, there is also another battle against crime being waged in Central City. On Tuesday (4.14), yet another gang member from the neighborhood was sentenced as part of the sweep that followed the shooting death of five-year-old Briana Allen.
Source: NOLA Defender    Date: April 15, 2015

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Suspected gang member allegedly associated with thefts, drugs (Muscogee County, GA): Police apprehend suspected gang member allegedly associated with burglaries, a car theft and illegal drugs. In a Wednesday Recorder's Court hearing, Jermichael Bellamy, 21, pleaded not guilty to violation of the street gang terrorism and prevention act, possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute, theft by taking motor vehicle, obstruction, theft by receiving stolen property and theft by deception.
Source: Ledger-Enquirer    Date: April 15, 2015

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Murder charge filed in Yuba County shooting (Yuba County, CA): A 20-year-old man was charged with murder Tuesday and faces 25 years to life in prison for what he says was an accident.
Source: Appeal-Democrat    Date: April 15, 2015

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Man gets 15 years in gang-related Middlesex County shooting (Middlesex, NJ): The man identified as the gunman in a gang-related shooting in Middlesex County last summer that left a Gloucester County man dead and another wounded pleaded guilty to two felony charges Wednesday.
Source: Daily Press    Date: April 15, 2015

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In light of recent violence, anti-gang advocate speaks out (Memphis, TN): Wednesday Memphis police announced the arrest of three gang members in the shooting death of a seven-year-old girl. WREG met with a man who dedicates his life to helping young men and fighting gang violence in Memphis.
Source: WREG NewsChannel 3    Date: April 15, 2015

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U.S. marshals launch effort with Orange County deputies to target gangs (Orlando, FL): U.S. marshals working with Orange County deputies said they’ve taken two of Orlando’s most violent gang members off the streets. 9 Investigates found out it’s part of a larger operation to tackle gang violence.
Source: WFTV 9 News    Date: April 15, 2015

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Spike in Monterey Peninsula gang activity prompts raids (Seaside, CA): Police from all over the Monterey Peninsula hit the streets in Seaside Wednesday targeting one home after another.
Source: KSBW 8 News    Date: April 15, 2015

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Police arrest 14 in valley-wide gang sweep (Coachella, CA): Law enforcement arrested fourteen people suspected of gang activity after serving search warrants at 27 residences throughout the Coachella Valley early Wednesday morning.
Source: KESQ News Channel 3    Date: April 15, 2015

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Springdale suspects plead not guilty in deadly gang-related shooting (Springdale, AR): Rodolfo Martinez, 18, and Giovanni Vasquez-Sanchez, 17, pleaded not guilty in the fatal shooting that happened Saturday in Springdale.
Source: KHBS 40/29 News     Date: April 15, 2015

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All-day anti-gang workshop invites NWI residents (Munster, IN): The Reclaim Our Kids workshop -- for parents, churches, law enforcement, business leaders, government officials and schools -- is aimed at "saving kids from gangs and collaborating to reduce violence" in Northwest Indiana. Continental breakfast and lunch will be served.
Source: The Times    Date: April 15, 2015

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Porterville gang members arrested on drug charges (Porterville, CA): Two gang members were arrested Tuesday in Porterville and charged with illegal firearm and drug possession after police went to North Waukesha Street for a report of an argument.
Source: The Fresno Bee    Date: April 15, 2015

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Parents Say Gangs Are Terrorizing Their Kids At School (Shelby County, TN): Both parents claim the high school administration responded by either suspending their own children or doing little to stop the threats. It is a response, they claim, that aggravated a bad environment.
Source: WPTY ABC24 News    Date: April 15, 2015

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Surrey Shootings: More Gunshots Fired Hours After RCMP Warn Of New Gang War (Surrey, BC): Police say public safety is their top concern after another brazen shooting in Surrey, B.C., just hours after officers revealed that gang rivalry is involved in a number of similar incidents.
Source: The Huffington Post    Date: April 15, 2015

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Saddleback High student injured in possible gang-related shooting (Santa Ana, CA): A 16-year-old Saddleback High School student was shot multiple times in what appeared to be a gang-related drive-by shooting in Santa Ana on Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.
Source: The Orange County Register    Date: April 15, 2015

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