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Man tells police rival gang shot at him (Des Moines, IA): A Des Moines man told police members of a rival gang shot at him Saturday night, officials said. The 21-year-old wasn’t injured, police reports show.
Source: The Des Moines Register    Date: September 9, 2013

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Gang fight at Giddings youth lockup leaves 49 detained (Austin, TX): Forty-nine youth offenders were in custody Monday after a gang-sparked disturbance at the Giddings State School that triggered rock-throwing fights, numerous broken windows and a lockdown at the Central Texas lockup.
Source: Austin American-Statesman    Date: September 9, 2013

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Teen gets adult life sentence for killing unarmed man (Winnipeg, MB): A Winnipeg teen has been sentenced as an adult to life in prison for shooting an unarmed man to death in the street, believing he was a rival gang member.
Source: Winnipeg Free Press    Date: September 9, 2013

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Gang member convicted in Central Islip mom, tot slaying (Central Islip, NY): An MS-13 street gang member has been convicted gunning down a 2-year-old boy after his fellow gang members shot and killed the victim’s 19-year-old mother in Central Islip three years ago.
Source: Long Island Press    Date: September 9, 2013

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Attorney takes issue with labeling Spring stabbing as gang-related (Spring, TX): The attorney for the teen charged in this week's fatal stabbing at Spring High School said Saturday that he worries the implication that the incident was gang-related could unfairly influence the case.
Source: The Houston Chronicle    Date: September 9, 2013

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Behind the Spring High memorial shooting and 40-person brawl? Gang rivalries cited (Spring, TX): Alleged gang rivalries erupted in gunfire Sunday night outside a church where mourners gathered to honor 17-year-old Joshua Broussard, the victim fatally stabbed at Spring High School.
Source: CultureMap    Date: September 9, 2013

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Authorities believe shooting that left girl, 6, dead could be gang-related (Los Angeles, CA): Sheriff's deputies believe a weekend shooting in Moreno Valley that left a 6-year-old girl dead and her father wounded may have been gang-related.
Source: CBS Los Angeles    Date: September 9, 2013

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Judge: Hogan's robbery participation not gang-related (Evansville, IN): On Monday, a judge ruled the Vanderburgh County Prosecutor’s Office did not prove Dezmont Hogan’s participation in robbing homeowner Ira Beumer was gang related.
Source: Evansville Courier & Press    Date: September 9, 2013

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Detective says 2011 homicide is third involving feuding gangs (Wichita, KS): The Dec. 30, 2011, fatal shootout in the parking lot of a southeast Wichita restaurant grew out of a simmering feud between two street gangs that were involved in two other homicides, a Wichita police gang expert told a jury Monday.
Source: The Wichita Eagle    Date: September 9, 2013

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Eastgaard in for challenging times upon pending release from prison (Calgary, AB): With clinical understatement, the Parole Board of Canada says a former Calgary gangster-turned-informant faces a difficult and stressful adjustment when he gets out of prison.
Source: Calgary Herald    Date: September 9, 2013

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Gang members sentenced in Dodge City racketeering case (Dodge City, KS): Two gang members have been sentenced to federal prison in connection with a federal racketeering case in Dodge City, U.S. Attorney for Kansas Barry Grissom said Monday.
Source: The Topeka Capital-Journal     Date: September 9, 2013

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Jury hears forensic evidence in gang member slayings (Winnipeg, MB): DNA evidence and bloody footprints left in the snow near a Maryland Street multiplex are key components in the Crown's murder case against a man accused of brutally killing two city street gang associates following an early-morning argument.
Source: Winnipeg Free Press    Date: September 9, 2013

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Four gang members arrested in Lombard street fight (Chicago, IL): Four known gang members were charged with mob action after a Saturday night fight near west suburban Lombard. A known gang member was treated and released at the scene, the sheriff's office said.
Source: WFLD FOX 32 News     Date: September 9, 2013

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Gang fight erupts at juvenile facility (Giddings, TX): A gang fight at the Giddings State School on Monday morning sent the facility into lock down mode for several hours.
Source: KXAN News    Date: September 9, 2013

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Three persons of interest sought after fatal gang stabbing (Flagstaff, AZ): Flagstaff Police are looking for three persons of interest after one man was killed and two others were seriously injured during an alleged gang fight early Sunday morning.
Source: KSAZ FOX 10 News    Date: September 8, 2013

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Three suspects in Carlsbad hate crime attack arrested (Carlsbad, CA): Three suspected gang members were arrested for allegedly assaulting another man while making racial slurs in Carlsbad last month, police said Sunday.
Source: KSWB FOX 5 News     Date: September 8, 2013

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Teenage gang defendant will remain in jail without bond (New Orleans, LA): The so-called teenage "mafia wife" of the bloody New Orleans street gang the 110ers will remain in jail awaiting trial, as part of a state racketeering case that swept up her boyfriend and more than a dozen other accused gangsters.
Source: The Advocate    Date: September 8, 2013

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Police seek three gang members in witness intimidation report (Peoria, IL): Police say they are searching for three suspects accused of intimidating a witness in relation to Thursday's shooting in the 2300 block of Sheridan Road.
Source: Peoria Journal Star    Date: September 8, 2013

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85 arrested in operation targeting gangs (San Bernardino County, CA): An operation to combat criminal gang activity in San Bernardino County has led to the arrest of 85 people on various charges, law enforcement officials announced Sunday, Sept. 8.
Source: The Press-Enterprise    Date: September 8, 2013

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In Little Village, artist fights graffiti with graffiti (Chicago, IL): Epifanio Monarrez does not want people to think of Little Village as "a rundown neighborhood with graffiti all over." Monarrez, 30, is combating graffiti in his South Lawndale community — with graffiti of his own.
Source: Chicago Tribune    Date: September 8, 2013

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