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Indiana gang member wanted in shooting arrested in Phoenix (Phoenix, AZ): The U.S. Marshals Service says an Indiana gang member wanted in connection with a brutal shooting has been apprehended in Phoenix.
Source: KTVK-3TV News    Date: February 1, 2014
http://www.azfamily.com/...

Four more arrests in Phoenix gang-related shooting (Phoenix, AZ): Three more men and a teenager have been arrested in a fatal gang-related drive-by shooting in Phoenix last November.
Source: KTVK-3TV News    Date: January 22, 2014
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House party shooting death involved rival gangs, Phoenix police say (Phoenix, AZ): Authorities have charged five people in the November 9 shooting death of a 19-year-old woman in Phoenix. Police say the suspects had driven by the house earlier and noticed members from a rival gang were attending the party.
Source: KNXV 15 News    Date: January 22, 2014
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18-year-old suspected in November drive-by shooting in Glendale (Phoenix, AZ): Phoenix police have arrested a 18-year-old man in connection with November drive-by shooting in Glendale that left one dead and three injured.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: January 14, 2014
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Police: One dead, one hurt in South Phoenix gunbattle (Phoenix, AZ): One person is dead and another suffered serious injuries in a gun battle at a South Phoenix house that involved more than a dozen people and spilled out into the street Thursday afternoon, according to Phoenix police.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: January 9, 2014
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Police ID victim killed in Phoenix gun battle (Phoenix, AZ): One person was killed, and another was in critical condition after at least 70 shots rang out in a gang-related gun battle in a Phoenix neighborhood Thursday, police said.
Source: KPHO 5 News    Date: January 9, 2014
http://www.kpho.com/...

Arrest made in 2009 drive-by shooting that killed Air Force veteran (Phoenix, AZ): An Air Force veteran of 17 years was gunned down -- an innocent victim who inadvertently drove through what turned out to be a gang shootout back in 2009.
Source: KSAZ FOX 10 News    Date: November 22, 2013
http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/...

Gang violence making Tucson streets more dangerous? (Tucson, AZ): With three gang-related murders already this month, is Tucson seeing a resurgence in gang-related violence? Police don't necessarily think so, but word on the street certainly suggests another story. Where ever you are in Southern Arizona, you're probably going to see signs of street gangs.
Source: KOLD 13 News    Date: October 22, 2013
http://www.tucsonnewsnow.com/...

Four arrested in major gang & drug bust (Phoenix, AZ): Maricopa County Sheriff's Deputies arrested four people, including a father and son, during a major gang and drug bust in Phoenix Monday.
Source: KTVK-3TV News    Date: October 22, 2013
http://www.azfamily.com/...

Phoenix ex-gang member builds new life for self, others (Phoenix, AZ): Natividad Mendoza said when he was 14 years old, he watched his stepfather kill his friend in Sinaloa, Mexico. When people accused Mendoza of participating in the crime, he ran.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: October 16, 2013
http://www.azcentral.com/...

Four plead innocent in gang-related killing (Flagstaff, AZ): Four suspects have pleaded innocent in connection with a gang-related killing in Flagstaff. A grand jury indicted six people on charges ranging from aggravated assault and participating in a criminal street gang to murder in the Sept. 8 gang fight that led to the death of a 23-year-old Flagstaff man.
Source: Arizona Daily Sun    Date: October 9, 2013
http://azdailysun.com/...

PCAO brings charges after prison gang investigation (Pinal County, AZ): The Pinal County Attorney's Office was one of seven agencies involved in executing arrest warrants for six individuals across the state on Friday morning. The six people were indicted by a Pinal County grand jury on Sept. 26 on counts including solicitation to commit homicide, money laundering and promoting prison contraband, according to a PCAO press release.
Source: Maricopa Monitor    Date: October 8, 2013
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Warrants served on six in prison-related case (Casa Grande, AZ): The Pinal County Attorney's Office was one of seven agencies involved in executing arrest warrants for six individuals across the state on Friday morning.
Source: Casa Grande Dispatch    Date: October 5, 2013
http://www.trivalleycentral.com/...

Phoenix Police bust prison gang that sold drugs in lockup (Phoenix, AZ): After a 2-year long investigation, Phoenix Police have taken down a prison gang accused of working with a street gang to commit crimes throughout Arizona.
Source: KSAZ FOX 10 News    Date: October 4, 2013
http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/...

Two more suspects arrested in fatal Arizona stabbing (Flagstaff, AZ): Authorities say the final two suspects wanted in a fatal gang-related stabbing in Flagstaff now are in custody.
Source: KSAZ FOX 10 News    Date: October 3, 2013
http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/...

2nd suspect arrested in fatal Flagstaff stabbing (Flagstaff, AZ): Authorities say a second suspect in a fatal gang-related stabbing in Flagstaff now is in custody. Police say 21-year-old Jeremiah Barlow was arrested at a Flagstaff home on Wednesday.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: October 2, 2013
http://www.azcentral.com/...

Sheriff Joe Arpaio has officers search jail over gang concerns (Phoenix, AZ): Maricopa County Sheriff's detention officers searched the Fourth Avenue Jail in downtown Phoenix on Friday to help prevent any gang-related activity in the facility.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: September 27, 2013
http://www.azcentral.com/...

Trio plotted another murder before killing elderly couple, police say (Tucson, AZ): A self-styled “Juggalo family” charged in the brutal stabbing deaths of an elderly Tucson husband and wife originally had targeted a couple on Mount Lemmon for murder, recently released police reports state.
Source: Arizona Daily Star    Date: September 23, 2013
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Not a gang banger (Flagstaff, AZ): It has been exactly two weeks since Juan Hernandez, 23, was stabbed to death in a gang fight on South Elden Street.
Source: Arizona Daily Sun    Date: September 22, 2013
http://azdailysun.com/...

Gang killing unnerving (Flagstaff, AZ): Police are still looking for two persons of interest in a gang killing that shocked the city of Flagstaff last weekend. Department of Public Safety Capt. Kirk Bryce is the northern district commander for the state gang taskforce GIITEM. He said most of the individuals involved in last Sunday’s deadly fight were documented criminal street gang members.
Source: Arizona Daily Sun    Date: September 15, 2013
http://azdailysun.com/...

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