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Suspected gang members jailed over gun incident (Yuba City, CA): Four suspected gang members were jailed on Thursday after police said they pointed a gun at a woman from inside a vehicle.
Source: Appeal-Democrat    Date: March 29, 2013

Man followed from bus and attacked, police say (Costa Mesa, CA): Costa Mesa police have arrested two suspected gang members who allegedly followed a man off a bus, chased him down Harbor Boulevard and then assaulted him, authorities said Friday.
Source: Los Angeles Times    Date: March 29, 2013

Long Beach gang-related shooting leaves one dead, two wounded (Long Beach, CA): One man was killed and two others wounded Thursday night in a gang-related shooting in Long Beach.
Source: Torrance Daily Breeze    Date: March 29, 2013

Gang violence in San Diego's North County - what's being done? (North County, CA): Gang violence is an ongoing problem in San Diego's North County with nearly two dozen gangs claiming turf along the Highway 78 corridor. The recent shooting of a 13- and 15-year-old at Oceanside's Libby Lake Park has Oceanside Police canvassing the area for witnesses.
Source: KPBS News    Date: March 28, 2013

Innocent man shot in Madera gang-related shooting (Madera, CA): Police say an innocent man was injured during a gang shooting in Madera.
Source: KFSN 30 News    Date: March 28, 2013

Bystander wounded in rival gang members shootout at Madera pool hall (Madera, CA): A bystander was wounded in a pool hall gunfight between gang members Wednesday night in Madera, police reported.
Source: The Fresno Bee    Date: March 28, 2013

Man gets 50 years for Avenal gang murder (Hanford, CA): Jose Luis Valle, who pleaded guilty to murdering a rival gang member, then changed his mind and recanted his plea, has been sentenced to 50 years-to-life.
Source: Hanford Sentinel    Date: March 27, 2013

Shooting victim found outside San Mateo Denny's, Salinas police investigating (Salinas, CA): A shooting victim who was found early Tuesday morning near a Denny’s restaurant in San Mateo was likely wounded in a gang-related shooting in Salinas on Monday evening, a Salinas police spokesman said.
Source: The Daily Journal    Date: March 27, 2013

Reseda Park hours limited by L.A. City Council due to gang, drug activity (Los Angeles, CA): Council members on Tuesday approved a plan that would limit the hours of operation in a portion of Reseda Park after complaints of increased gang and drug activity.
Source: The Daily News of Los Angeles    Date: March 26, 2013

LA gang member gets 40 years for shooting man (Los Angeles, CA): Federal prosecutors say a South Los Angeles gang member has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for the close-range shooting death of a 24-year-old father in front of his 2-year-old son.
Source: San Jose Mercury News    Date: March 26, 2013

Rohnert Park teen among four suspected of gang-related armed robbery (Santa Rosa, CA): Police in Santa Rosa arrested four alleged gang members who are believed to have committed an gang-related armed robbery Sunday afternoon.
Source: RohnertPark-CotatiPatch    Date: March 26, 2013

Shootings compound gang violence in Pomona (Pomona, CA): Police are investigating three non-fatal shootings that took place Sunday, continuing a month of violence that has seen five people die in shooting incidents.
Source: Inland Valley Daily Bulletin     Date: March 25, 2013

Rialto man killed in triple shooting (Rialto, CA): A gang-related shooting at a birthday party left one man dead and two others wounded Sunday night. Rialto police said three or four men, including at least one who was armed with a handgun, approached three other men at a complex in the 1100 block of North Willow Avenue at 8:06 p.m. A birthday party was winding down in the area.
Source: The Sun    Date: March 25, 2013

Two teens arrested in gang shooting (Los Banos, CA): Los Banos police have arrested two teenagers in connection with the shooting death of an 18-year-old man earlier this month.
Source: Merced Sun-Star    Date: March 25, 2013

Eureka SWAT operation: Two suspected Fresno gang members in custody (Eureka, CA): Forty members of a multi-agency SWAT team responded to a house on the 900 block of O Street in Eureka on Friday morning, taking two men wanted on warrants out of Fresno into custody.
Source: Eureka Times-Standard    Date: March 23, 2013

A Merced high school goes on lock-down (Merced, CA): Merced police say a gang-related dispute and reports of weapons led to a lockdown at Golden Valley High School Friday.
Source: KFSN 30 News    Date: March 23, 2013

Gang sweep leads to the arrest of 15 suspects (Hemet, CA): A large gang sweep in the Hemet/San Jacinto area netted 15 suspects, it has been reported. Several Riverside County law enforcement agencies collaborated in the operation on Thursday March 21 in an effort to curb gang activity in the region.
Source: Southwest Riverside News Network    Date: March 22, 2013

Southeast Fresno gang fight sends man to hospital (Fresno, CA): A gang fight in southeast Fresno ended with gunfire and sent one man to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries Thursday night, police spokesman Lt. Joe Gomez said.
Source: The Fresno Bee    Date: March 22, 2013

Santa Cruz 'Operation Take Back' nets 43 arrested (Santa Cruz, CA) : "Operation Take Back," an anti-violence effort in Santa Cruz County, netted 43 arrests over a two-week span, authorities said.
Source: KTVU 2 News    Date: March 21, 2013

Police make eighth arrest in shocking Santa Maria gang-related homicide (Santa Maria, CA): Santa Maria Police tell Central Coast News that three more suspects have been arrested Thursday for the homicide of Anthony Ibarra of Santa Maria.
Source: KCOY 12 News    Date: March 21, 2013

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