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Police investigating fatal, gang-related shooting in Half Moon Bay (Half Moon Bay, CA): Deputies are investigating a gang related homicide that occurred in Half Moon Bay Saturday night, according to authorities.
Source: KABC 7 News    Date: August 30, 2015
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Compton community leaders push for peace to combat gang violence (Compton, CA): Spiritual and community leaders in Compton worked together with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department to promote peace in the city on Friday night as a way to fight back against gang violence.
Source: KABC 7 News    Date: August 28, 2015
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Gang member gets prison in Santa Rosa home invasion robbery (Santa Rosa, CA): A Rohnert Park man with sureño gang ties was sentenced Thursday to more than 18 years in state prison for a violent 2013 home invasion robbery.
Source: The Press Democrat    Date: August 27, 2015
http://www.pressdemocrat.com/...

Gang Member Sentenced To Prison In 2010 Christmas Murder Of LA Mother (Los Angeles, CA): A gang member was sentenced to prison on Thursday for his role in the Christmas murder of a mother five years ago.
Source: CBS Los Angeles    Date: August 27, 2015
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Asian Boyz Gang Membership Dispute Lands In Federal Court (Orange County, CA): Tam Trong Nguyen didn't sport any Asian Boyz criminal street gang tattoos. Nguyen wasn't known to flash gang signs or wear gang paraphernalia. He didn't answer to a gang moniker and cops never spotted him at any known gang hangout.
Source: OC Weekly    Date: August 26, 2015
http://blogs.ocweekly.com/...

Gang member's reduced sentence is sixth case altered by jailhouse informants (Santa Ana, CA): A Santa Ana gang member, facing possible life in prison for pumping six bullets into a rival, pleaded guilty Tuesday and received a reduced sentence because authorities improperly used a jailhouse informant to gather evidence against him.
Source: The Orange County Register    Date: August 25, 2015
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Gang members take plea deal in shooting death of Richmond honor student (Richmond, CA): In a statement read to a somber courtroom rustling with the sound of tissues and sniffles, the father of a slain 15-year-old honors student revealed that since his daughter's 2003 murder, his wife has attempted suicide and he has suffered two major heart attacks and could "die any day."
Source: Contra Costa Times    Date: August 25, 2015
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Boxer Abner Mares seeks to make a difference in ring and in inner city (Los Angeles, CA): Ten years ago this summer, the sounds of police helicopter blades roared above Hawaiian Gardens. Armed men trampled the asphalt, shouting on the barricaded street looking for a cop killer as residents took cover.
Source: Los Angeles Times    Date: August 24, 2015
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Watts apartment owner sued by city of L.A. over gang activity (Los Angeles, CA): City Attorney Mike Feuer filed a nuisance lawsuit against the corporate owner of a 104-unit Watts apartment building that allegedly is a hangout for the Grape Street street gang, Feuer announced today.
Source: Los Angeles Daily News    Date: August 24, 2015
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Agents Arrest Gang Member at U.S.-Mexico Border (Calexico, CA): A young member of a notorious street gang was arrested by U.S. Border Patrol agents in Southern California as tried to illegally enter the country, officials confirmed.
Source: NBC San Diego    Date: August 22, 2015
http://www.nbcsandiego.com/...

Porterville gang member guilty of attempted murder (Porterville, CA): A Tulare County Superior Court jury Wednesday found Daniel Miranda, 19, of Porterville guilty of violent crimes committed for the benefit of a criminal street gang in two separate incidents. The verdict was reached following a trial in the South County Justice Center in Porterville.
Source: The Porterville Recorder    Date: August 21, 2015
http://www.recorderonline.com/...

4th arrest in 2011 Cordell King gang-shooting (San Diego, CA): A fourth suspect was booked Friday in the 2011 fatal shooting of Cordell King in City Heights, San Diego homicide investigators said.
Source: The San Diego Union-Tribune    Date: August 21, 2015
http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/...

Council reviews ideas for reducing Salinas violence (Salinas, CA): The National Council on Crime and Delinquency is evaluating strategies for reducing violence in Salinas, as explained in a report published this month.
Source: The Californian    Date: August 20, 2015
http://www.thecalifornian.com/...

Teen who received sentencing break arrested again (Yuba County, CA): A 17-year-old boy who was placed on probation Monday in an assault case was arrested the next day and now faces more than 50 years in prison, according to a Yuba County prosecutor.
Source: Appeal-Democrat    Date: August 20, 2015
http://www.appeal-democrat.com/...

SJ Works celebrates its first graduating class (San Jose, CA): San Jose teenagers and young adults traded in their late morning sleep-in and chilled out demeanor this summer in exchange for a work schedule and some well-earned cash to go along with it.
Source: The Spartan Daily    Date: August 20, 2015
http://spartandaily.com/...

Firearms seized in Merced County street-gang violence cases (Le Grand, CA): Investigators seized multiple guns Wednesday morning in connection with recent suspected gang violence after raiding nearly a dozen homes in two rural Merced County towns.
Source: Merced Sun-Star    Date: August 19, 2015
http://www.mercedsunstar.com/...

3 Arrested in Alleged Gang-Related Baseball Bat Beating (South San Francisco, CA): Three people have been arrested after a man was beaten with a baseball bat last weekend in what South San Francisco police called a gang-related attack.
Source: South San Francisco Patch    Date: August 19, 2015
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Tracy gunman gets prison sentence (Stockton, CA): A 19-year-old Tracy man agreed to a seven-year prison term for assault with a firearm and a gang enhancement during his court hearing Monday in San Joaquin County Superior Court.
Source: Tracy Press    Date: August 19, 2015
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Boy, 14, testifies in alleged gang-related murder (Lompoc, CA): The juvenile wanted in connection with the alleged gang-related murder on North M Street two months ago has become a witness for the state, as revealed by his testimony at Lompoc Superior Court on Monday.
Source: Lompoc Record    Date: August 18, 2015
http://lompocrecord.com/...

No death penalty for alleged gang chiefs (San Diego, CA): The U.S. attorney general has decided it will not pursue the death penalty against two alleged San Diego gang chiefs accused of sanctioning the killing of a fellow gang member they believed was cooperating with police.
Source: The San Diego Union-Tribune    Date: August 18, 2015
http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/...

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