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Gang link probed in deadly shootings (Lodi, CA): Investigators believe the gang ties of several young teens led to two recent shootings in Lodi and that the violence may have spilled into north Stockton a few days later, authorities said.
Source: The Record    Date: June 11, 2014

Two Bulldog gang members arrested with weapons (Fresno, CA): Two Bulldog gang members were arrested early Tuesday morning with weapons and ammunition, said Lt. Mark Salazar of the Fresno Police Department's Street Violence Gun Crime Unit.
Source: The Fresno Bee    Date: June 10, 2014

Watsonville man sentenced in attempted murder case (Watsonville, CA): Edgar Ernesto Ibarra will serve eight years in prison after pleading no contest Tuesday to his involvement with a 2013 gang-motivated shooting.
Source: Santa Cruz Sentinel    Date: June 10, 2014

Gang member accused of gun assault arraigned (Murrieta, CA): A Hemet gang member accused of seriously injuring a man in a beating pleaded not guilty today to attempted murder and other felony charges. Daniel Raymond Nunez, 26, could face more than 30 years behind bars if convicted of two counts of attempted murder and one count each of assault with a deadly weapon, shooting at an inhabited dwelling and gang activity.
Source: The Valley News    Date: June 10, 2014

Two dead, one wounded in gang-related shooting (San Diego, CA): Two men were killed and a third was wounded in a gang-related shooting in Skyline Sunday night.
Source: The San Diego Union-Tribune    Date: June 9, 2014

Three arrested in Delhi gang shooting (Merced, CA): Three suspected gang members were jailed over the weekend in connection with a drive-by shooting in April that left a Stanislaus County man a quadriplegic, the Merced County Sheriff's Department reported.
Source: Merced Sun-Star    Date: June 9, 2014

Merced foot chase ends in arrest of 'known gang member' (Merced, CA): A brief foot chase Thursday ended with a man described by police as a "known gang member" behind bars, possibly facing attempted robbery and weapons charges, the Merced Police Department reported.
Source: Merced Sun-Star    Date: June 6, 2014

Four men to face trial in Watsonville stabbing death (Watsonville, CA): A Santa Cruz County Superior Court judge held four Watsonville men to answer on Friday on charges of murder and gang crimes in connection with a 2013 fatal stabbing.
Source: Santa Cruz Sentinel    Date: June 6, 2014

Suspected shooter arrested in Santa Cruz gang attack (Santa Cruz, CA): An 18-year-old Santa Cruz man accused of shooting a pregnant woman in a gang motivated attack was arrested Thursday night after he fought with a police officer and tried to take the officer's gun.
Source: Santa Cruz Sentinel    Date: June 6, 2014

Planada gang member shot in groin area, deputies say (Planada, CA): A Planada gang member was shot in the groin earlier this week, the Merced County Sheriff's Department reported.
Source: Merced Sun-Star    Date: June 5, 2014

Man killed in apparent gang-related shooting in Silver Lake (Los Angeles, CA): A man was fatally wounded Thursday morning in Silver Lake during an apparent gang-related shooting, the second homicide this year in the neighborhood, police said.
Source: Los Angeles Times    Date: June 5, 2014

Arrests made in recent Watsonville gang-related shootings (Watsonville, CA): Police have arrested a Watsonville man in connection with a nonfatal shooting Tuesday morning, the third in the same neighborhood since Friday.
Source: Santa Cruz Sentinel    Date: June 4, 2014

Police prevent teens from joining gangs to lower property crime (San Juan, CA): Two men went before a judge Tuesday afternoon after being arrested for stealing electronics and personal documents from a daycare in San Juan. "These guys are career criminals these guys are involved in property crimes, burglaries and these are the type of individuals we are targeting," Chief Juan Gonzalez, San Juan Police Department, said.
Source: KGBT Action 4 News    Date: June 3, 2014

Pair of gang shootings in Lodi injure three; two teens arrested (Lodi, CA): The Lodi Police Department has arrested two 14-year-old juveniles in connection with one of two shootings that occurred within minutes of each other in downtown Lodi on Saturday night. Police said they suspect both incidents of being gang-related.
Source: The Record    Date: June 2, 2014

Gang member shot, critically wounded in North Hollywood (North Hollywood, CA): A known gang member was shot and critically wounded Sunday night in North Hollywood, Los Angeles police said.
Source: Los Angeles Daily News    Date: June 2, 2014

Gang officers swarm Rialto streets (Rialto, CA): Police gang teams from all over San Bernardino County swarmed this city's streets Friday night in an effort to curb gang violence. By the end of the night, 59 men and women had been arrested, and two firearms and an unknown amount of drugs were seized, authorities said.
Source: The Sun    Date: May 31, 2014

Gang injunction trial comes to a close (Santa Barbara, CA): Closing arguments were given by plaintiff and defense in the City of Santa Barbara’s proposed gang injunction trial yesterday, the final hearing before Santa Barbara Superior Court Judge Colleen Sterne issues her decision.
Source: Daily Nexus    Date: May 30, 2014

Former Lompoc gang member testifies in trial (Lompoc, CA): A former Lompoc gang member, who was jumped into Westside VLP at age 12, took the stand Tuesday to testify against an alleged gang leader in connection with the kidnapping and torture of a Lompoc man over a drug debt.
Source: Lompoc Record    Date: May 30, 2014

Santa Cruz gang-related stabbing results in arrest (Santa Cruz, CA): A 34-year-old Santa Cruz man was stabbed near Laurel and Washington streets Thursday afternoon in a gang motivated attack, police said.
Source: Santa Cruz Sentinel    Date: May 29, 2014

Four men plead not guilty in 2009 gang-related shooting in Long Beach (Long Beach, CA): Four gang members accused of killing two men and shooting another pleaded not guilty Thursday, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
Source: Press-Telegram    Date: May 29, 2014

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