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Search continues for suspects in two weekend homicides (Merced, CA): Sheriff Mark Pazin on Monday described one of the two weekend homicides as an "execution-style" murder consistent with Mexican drug cartels and the other as "obviously" gang-related.
Source: Merced Sun-Star    Date: November 25, 2013

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Watsonville police investigating stabbing (Watsonville, CA): Watsonville police are investigating a gang-related stabbing of a 17-year-old boy Friday in the 1200 block of Main Street.
Source: Santa Cruz Sentinel    Date: November 25, 2013

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40-year gang member sentence spurs Bradenton police alert (Bradenton, FL): After a known Bradenton gang member was sentenced to 40 years in state prison Monday, the Bradenton Police Department went on alert, with patrols asked to keep an eye out for any gang violence.
Source: Bradenton Herald    Date: November 25, 2013

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Gang members face conspiracy charges (Worchester, MA): A group of men, some who police say are known members of a Kilby Street gang faction, were arraigned Monday on charges they posted or disseminated sealed court records on social media to intimidate a victim in a shooting case.
Source: Worcester Telegram & Gazette    Date: November 25, 2013

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City homicides among young minority men plummet (New York, NY): Homicides among mostly minority young men ages 13 to 21 have dropped by more than 50 percent so far this year in the city, a trend which the NYPD chalked up to its aggressive anti-gang offensive known as Operation Crew Cut, officials said Monday.
Source: Newsday    Date: November 25, 2013

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Suspect wanted in Project Quell gangs sweep arrested (Toronto, ON): A 21-year-old man — wanted in a Toronto police guns-and-gangs sweep — was arrested Friday, police say.
Source: 680 News    Date: November 25, 2013

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Stockton rounds up gang suspects (Stockton, CA): Seven gang suspects were arrested early Monday morning around Stockton for failing to pay attention to the city's ceasefire warnings.
Source: 10 News    Date: November 25, 2013

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Gang Members Arrested (Santa Barbara, CA): Santa Barbara area gang members Edgar Jesus Rojas, age 18, and Jose Angel Moran, age 19, have been linked to additional crimes following their arrests for sexual battery and other offenses on November 20, 2013.
Source: Edhat    Date: November 25, 2013

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NYPD: More females involved in gangs (New York, NY): They may be females, but they’re sure not gentler. The NYPD’s “Operation Crew Cut,” which investigates loosely affiliated street gangs, has seen an increase in female involvement, cops said.
Source: New York Daily News    Date: November 25, 2013

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Man stabbed in suspected gang attack (Santa Rosa, CA): A 19-year-old Santa Rosa man was stabbed seven times Sunday night during what appeared to be a confrontation with gang members, said Santa Rosa police.
Source: Petaluma Argus-Courier     Date: November 25, 2013

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Pasquale Mangiola’s drug, gun trial underway (Montreal, QC): A man who reportedly had frequent conversations with two members of the Canadiens while he was targeted in a major police investigation into a Montreal street gang finally saw his trial begin Monday, four years after his arrest in Project Axe.
Source: The Gazette    Date: November 25, 2013

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Gang Member Convicted of Murder in Echo Park Shootings (Los Angeles, CA): A 37-year-old gang member was convicted Monday of two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder for a series of shootings in Glassell Park and Echo Park in 2009.
Source: EchoParkPatch    Date: November 25, 2013

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Gang member found guilty in crack case (Nashville, TN): A Nashville gang member was found guilty on all charges in U.S. District Court in Nashville on Monday — including the manufacture and distribution of crack within 1,000 feet of an elementary school.
Source: The Tennessean    Date: November 25, 2013

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Police say brazen East Lake St. restaurant shooting may be gang-related (Minneapolis, MN): The attack happened early Monday morning at La Que Buena restaurant in Minneapolis.
Source: Star Tribune    Date: November 25, 2013

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Trial starts for alleged drug trafficker connected to Habs players (Montreal, QC): More than 50 suspects were picked up in Project Axe more than four years ago, an operation targeting Montreal street gangs and bikers.
Source: Global News    Date: November 25, 2013

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Stockton gang sweep: Reactive to proactive policing (Stockton, CA): Guns, drugs, and gang members. "Red shirt, red jacket, two red rags hanging from your back pocket. Come on bro," said one Stockton Police officer to two subjects in cuffs who denied being gang members.
Source: KTXL FOX40 News    Date: November 24, 2013

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Bulldog gang member arrested in Fresno on drug, gun charges (Fresno, CA): A 23-year-old Bulldog gang member was arrested early Sunday morning on suspicion of possessing a gun and possessing marijuana for sales, including "marijuana butter"-coated breakfast cereal, Fresno police said.
Source: The Fresno Bee    Date: November 24, 2013

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Gang member sentenced to more than 100 years in prison (Long Beach, CA): A gang member was re-sentenced today to 155 1/2 years to life in prison for murdering a 16-year-old female honor student after opening fire on a crowd of people after a high school homecoming football game in Long Beach.
Source: LongBeachPatch    Date: November 23, 2013

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Winnipeg a long way from shedding street gang rep (Winnipeg, MB) : The minister responsible for justice says government initiatives have made a dent in street-gang activities, despite an impending Canadian Police Association review that suggests Winnipeg is still a haven for thuggery.
Source: Winnipeg Sun    Date: November 23, 2013

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10 arrested, guns, drugs seized in 10-month undercover gang operation (San Diego, CA): A 10-month undercover investigation into South County street gangs wrapped up Thursday with 10 arrests and the seizure of 18 guns, and drugs including cocaine, methamphetamine and marijuana, San Diego police said.
Source: The San Diego Union-Tribune    Date: November 22, 2013

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