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Joint efforts lead to raid, arrest of 24 alleged gang members (Denver, CO): Two dozen alleged gang members were arrested Wednesday in a series of raids, authorities said, capping a two-year investigation. The alleged members of the Rollin' 60s street gang were arrested in the early morning in a joint effort by the Aurora and Denver police departments, the FBI and the Arapahoe County sheriff, the 18th Judicial District attorney's office said.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: October 22, 2014
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Greeley gang member sentenced in ’12 slaying to 40 years in prison (Greeley, CO): A collective gasp was followed by the sound of weeping family members Wednesday as Weld District Court Judge Marcelo Kopkow sentenced Corey Moreno to 40 years behind bars in the Colorado Department of Corrections.
Source: The Tribune    Date: October 15, 2014
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Aurora's gang reduction program to expand with new funding (Aurora, CO): Marissa Vinson was 9 years old when her teenage brother was murdered by a local gang in Aurora. "It encouraged me to get into gangs," said Vinson, 17. "I wanted to be just like him. I thought, 'somebody took him from me and I'm going to live his life.' " Vinson joined up with a local gang when she was 10 years old.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: October 9, 2014
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Police: Teen shooting gang-related (Fort Collins, CO): The shooting of a teen in the back of the head during a September street party in Fort Collins may be connected to rival gangs, and the Denver mayor's son was in the vehicle when the near-fatal round was fired, court documents released Monday show.
Source: The Coloradoan    Date: October 7, 2014
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Gang Members Possibly Behind Widespread Neighborhood Vandalism (Colorado Springs, CO): Vandals sprayed graffiti all over a Colorado Springs neighborhood sometime between late Wednesday night and early Thursday morning. Police believe gang members are behind the mess.
Source: KKTV 11 News    Date: September 26, 2014
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Man allegedly shot by Terrance Roberts now charged in May drive-by shooting (Denver, CO): Two men, including the victim in a high-profile shooting allegedly involving an anti-gang activist, have been charged by the Denver district attorney in connection with a May drive-by shooting. Hasan Jones, 23, and Darryl Dickerson, 28, were each charged with two counts of attempted first-degree murder, first-degree assault, attempted first-degree assault and illegal discharge of a firearm.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: August 22, 2014
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Police arrest Longmont man suspected in gang-related stabbing (Longmont, CO): A 19-year-old suspected of having a role in Monday night's eastside Longmont stabbing is in custody and faces charges of attempted second-degree murder and first-degree assault, police announced Friday.
Source: Longmont Times-Call    Date: August 22, 2014
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Man shot by Denver anti-gang activist arrested in new shooting (Denver, CO): Authorities say a man who was shot and paralyzed by one of Denver’s leading anti-gang activists last year has been arrested in a drive-by shooting.
Source: CBS Denver    Date: August 19, 2014
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Colorado Springs gang members to serve prison time, pay $43k in restitution (Colorado Springs, CO): Several members of the Northside Mafia gang, a group authorities connected to more than a dozen burglaries in Colorado Springs and El Paso County last year, will serve time in prison and pay thousands of dollars in restitution, Colorado Springs police announced Friday.
Source: The Gazette    Date: August 15, 2014
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Holly Square barricades to come down (Denver, CO): The Holly Square barricades in Park Hill will be removed within the next few weeks after the community voted to move forward with new designs for the area presented at a meeting on Monday.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: August 12, 2014
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Denver installs barricades at Holly Square to curb gangs in Park Hill (Denver, CO): Barricades placed in the middle of an intersection known for high gang activity were seen as crime prevention by Denver police but came as a surprise to residents in Park Hill.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: August 8, 2014
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Five men indicted in 2011 Arapahoe County shooting that left Sudanese refugee dead (Arapahoe County, CO): An Arapahoe County grand jury last week indicted five men associated with the Crips gang in connection with a 2011 shooting that left a Sudanese war refugee dead, according to the sheriff's office and court papers.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: July 29, 2014
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Gang leader convicted in Weld County shooting of juvenile (Weld County, CO): A man Weld County prosecutors describe as a gang leader has been convicted of attempted murder.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: July 16, 2014
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Shooter in killing of 13-year-old Montbello boy gets 40-year sentence (Denver, CO): The young man who pleaded guilty in a suspected gang shooting that left a 13-year-old dead was sentenced to the maximum 40 years in prison Thursday in Denver District Court.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: July 10, 2014
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Detwan Irving gets 42 years for Aurora gang-related drive-by shooting that killed Malcolm Taylor (Centennial, CO): A 24-year-old Aurora man was sentenced to 42 years in prison for his role in the deadly 2010 drive-by shooting of Malcolm Bernarde Taylor.
Source: KMGH 7NEWS    Date: June 20, 2014
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Feds indict 54 tied to Denver area gangs for alleged drug trafficking (Denver, CO): Fifty-four people who are accused of being members of street gangs that flooded the Denver area with hard-core drugs have been indicted after a two-year federal investigation.
Source: The Denver Post    Date: June 6, 2014
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Former east side gang member speaks out about recent violence in Pueblo (Pueblo, CO): The recent spree of gang violence, six drive-by shootings and a house fire caused by arson, has one former gang member calling for the people of Pueblo to take action.
Source: KOAA 5 News    Date: April 24, 2014
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Pueblo police detail drive-by arrests (Pueblo, CO): Pueblo police released details Wednesday about the eight arrests the department has made in a string of recent drive-by shootings that have occurred in Pueblo.
Source: The Pueblo Chieftain    Date: April 23, 2014
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Eight arrested in string of drive-by shootings, arson (Pueblo, CO): Police over the weekend arrested eight suspects in a string of drive-by shootings but still are searching for the prime suspect, according to Chief Luis Velez.
Source: The Pueblo Chieftain    Date: April 21, 2014
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Seven shootings, one fire in Pueblo gang-related (Pueblo, CO): Pueblo police say there have been seven gang related drive-by shootings, and a fire, since March 31st.
Source: KRDO NewsChannel 13    Date: April 18, 2014
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