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Ex-Air Force captain who led violent gang gets 25-year sentence (Minot, ND): A former officer at Minot Air Force Base convicted of leading a violent gang has been sentenced to 25 years at the U.S. Penitentiary in Leavenworth, Kansas.
Source: Stars and Stripes    Date: February 7, 2015

Missileer who ran 'violent street gang' gets 25 years (Minot, ND): A Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, missileer whom the Air Force said was the leader of a violent street gang that arranged for the exchange of money for sex with underage girls, distributed drugs and gave alcohol to teenagers was sentenced in December to 25 years in prison and a dismissal, the Air Force said Friday.
Source: Air Force Times    Date: February 2, 2015

Shooting shows gang presence in North Dakota (Dickinson, ND) : Gang members from Bakersfield, Calif., have a violent presence in western North Dakota, according to federal and state court documents.
Source: The Bismarck Tribune    Date: December 23, 2014

Violence Between Groups Strikes South Fargo (Fargo, ND): An ongoing dispute between two groups erupted in south Fargo today. The fight broke out at Countryside Trailer Court this afternoon, following an attempted break-in early this morning.
Source: KFYR-TV 5 News    Date: October 2, 2014

Gang Activity On the Rise in Fargo (Fargo, ND): "They're going out on the hunt" said local Michael Toth. Gangs are starting to emerge from the shadows here in Fargo. In the matter of a three week span leading up to the beginning of August Fargo Police have had a lot more contact with criminal organizations and gangs.
Source: KVRR FOX News    Date: September 16, 2014

Police Want Businesses Alert For Gang Members (Fargo, ND): A Fargo bar recently implemented a dress code for its customers, as per a suggestion from local law enforcement citing increased gang activity in the area. The new dress code at Shotgun Sally's does not allow baggie clothes, jerseys, chains, or flat brim baseball caps.
Source:    Date: September 11, 2014

Prosecutor reveals more details in stabbing death west of Grand Forks (Grand Forks, ND): More alleged gang activity and a second knife-wielder in a deadly stabbing near Grand Forks were mentioned Tuesday during the arraignment of three men and a woman.
Source: WDAY 6 News    Date: March 12, 2014

Man pleads guilty for his role with violent drug trafficking gang on North Dakota's oil patch (Fargo, ND): A man accused of participating in a violent drug trafficking ring in the North Dakota oil patch pleaded guilty Wednesday to drug conspiracy and weapons charges.
Source: The Republic    Date: October 16, 2013

A horrific gang-related shooting that leaves an innocent woman dead (Fargo, ND): It remains one of the most senseless crimes in the Valley, and it shook communities to the core. This week we focus on the horrific gang-related shooting of Cherryl Tendeland.
Source: WDAY 6 News    Date: August 12, 2013

Bismarck Police Department dispels gang rumors (Bismarck, ND) : A lot of women in Bismarck may have been thinking twice about walking across a parking lot alone after a rumor that circulated throughout the city during the past week. The rumor talked about gangs of Somali men following women in parking lots to attack them.
Source: KFYR-TV 5 News    Date: December 9, 2011

Gang problem in Minot? (Minot, ND): Federal officers in the area assisting local law enforcement have helped to identify tattoos and other indicators that a few people in the area to work on flood cleanup had associations with known gangs at some point in their lives.
Source: Minot Daily News    Date: August 12, 2011

Gang activity seems down this summer (Bismarck, ND): Though gang-related assaults, robberies and other crimes have cropped up in recent years in Bismarck, gang activity seems to have slowed down this summer.
Source: The Bismarck Tribune    Date: August 23, 2009

Man accused of gang recruiting (Williston, ND): A man here is accused of recruiting minors for gang-related activity. Benjamin Orf, 20, has been charged with encouraging minors to participate in criminal street gangs, hazing and possession of marijuana
Source: The Forum    Date: November 21, 2006

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