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Last alleged gang member turns himself in (Buffalo, NY): The last alleged member of a gang the FBI says took part in narcotics trafficking on Buffalo's east side has turned himself in. Agents say Andre Wise surrendered to authorities Wednesday morning. The 36-year-old is allegedly a member of the "Schuele Boys Gang," a group which operated in the Schuele Street area. Sixteen others have already been arrested and charged.
Source: WIVB News 4    Date: July 30, 2014

DA: Two sentenced in NY mistaken-for-gang-rival slay (New York, NY): Two men convicted of the Brooklyn stabbing death of a man they mistook as a rival gang member have each been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison.
Source: The Wall Street Journal    Date: July 29, 2014

Alleged gang member turns himself in, one on the run (Buffalo, NY): Another alleged gang member turned himself in to authorities in Buffalo on Friday. According to the FBI, 24-year-old Michael Robertson surrendered Friday morning.
Source: WIVB News 4    Date: July 25, 2014

Bronx Trinitarios gang members busted and charged (Bronx, NY): Last night and early this morning, ATF agents and officers from various law enforcement agencies did a coordinated strike in the Fordham and Kingsbridge neighborhoods of the Bronx and arrested another 19 members of the Trinitarios street gang.
Source: Examiner    Date: July 24, 2014

Fourteen members of Schuele Boys Gang arrested in drug roundup (Buffalo, NY): Fourteen members of a drug gang with ties to the City Grill massacre four years ago have been arrested in a roundup early today by members of area law enforcement headed by the FBI’s Safe Streets Task Force.
Source: The Buffalo News    Date: July 23, 2014

Associate of Buffalo's 10th street drug gang pleads guilty (Buffalo, NY): Chazity Fluellen, 27, an associate of Buffalo's 10th Street Gang, pleaded guilty Tuesday before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara to maintaining a drug-involved premises.
Source: The Buffalo News    Date: July 22, 2014

Three alleged gang members indicted for December shooting death of Tyrone Arthur on Jackson Street in Yonkers (Yonkers, NY): A Yonkers family is hailing authorities after three alleged gang members were indicted for the December shooting death of Tyrone Arthur.
Source: News 12 Westchester     Date: July 21, 2014

Three arrested on federal murder charges (White Plains, NY): Three Westchester County men, members of a Yonkers street gang, have been charged with gunning down a rival gang member.
Source: Mid-Hudson News    Date: July 18, 2014

Three gang members charged in shooting of gathered mourners (New York, NY): Three thugs belonging to a gang called the "Grimy Motherf——" were charged Thursday with shooting into a crowd of mourners during a candlelight vigil in Yonkers, killing an innocent bystander.
Source: New York Post    Date: July 18, 2014

A member of the Latin Kings street gang sentenced on gun possession charges (Monticello, NY): A 23-year-old Napanoch man was sentenced in Sullivan County Court on Thursday to 8 ½ years in state prison and five years of parole on a felony charge of criminal possession of a weapon.
Source: Mid-Hudson News    Date: July 17, 2014

Three charged in shooting death of Yonkers man (Yonkers, NY): Three alleged gang members have been charged in the death of Tyrone Arthur, a 38-year-old Yonkers man who was fatally shot while attending a candlelight vigil for a friend.
Source: The Journal News    Date: July 17, 2014

10th Street Gang member pleads guilty to racketeering (Buffalo, NY): Derrick Yancey became the 39th member or associate of the 10th Street Gang to be convicted Wednesday. Yancey, 27, of Buffalo, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara to taking part in racketeering conspiracy.
Source: The Buffalo News    Date: July 17, 2014

Training to combat gang activity (Binghamton, NY): A training session was held Tuesday to aid social workers in identifying gang-related material. This session was deemed necessary by officials, who told Action News they believe gang presence is high in Broome County.
Source: WBNG 12 Action News    Date: July 16, 2014

Girl, 13, wounded in forearm during gang-related shooting in Brooklyn (Brooklyn, NY): A 13-year-old girl whom police called a "known gang associate" was shot and wounded in Brooklyn late Tuesday, police said.
Source: New York Daily News    Date: July 16, 2014

Gang assaults 17-year-old on East Side (Buffalo, NY): A 17-year-old East Side man reported that he was assaulted by a gang about 6:20 p.m. Wednesday at Riley Street and Masten Avenue.
Source: The Buffalo News    Date: July 10, 2014

More officers at New York public housing amid a rise in shootings (New York, NY): The Police Department is adding hundreds of officers to units that patrol New York City's projects to address an increase in shootings at public housing developments, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Tuesday.
Source: The New York Times    Date: July 8, 2014

Bloods gang member gets seven years for drug sales (Kingston, NY): A Kingston man and admitted member of the Bloods street gang was sentenced Thursday in Ulster County court on charges stemming from cocaine and heroin sales in the city, the Ulster County District Attorney's Office says.
Source: Times Herald-Record    Date: July 4, 2014

Brooklyn rapper and Bloods gang leader convicted of murders, drug charges (Brooklyn, NY): An up-and-coming hip hop artist faces a life prison sentence following a conviction by a federal jury on Thursday in Brooklyn, N.Y., for the executions of three members of a rival gang, drug trafficking and racketeering, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Source: Examiner    Date: June 27, 2014

Newburgh teen killer facing federal weapons charge (Newburgh, NY): A City of Newburgh teenager convicted of killing a rival gang member in 2010 is facing a federal weapons charge after allegedly being caught with a loaded .38-caliber revolver two weeks ago, city police said.
Source: Times Herald-Record    Date: June 27, 2014

Amateur rapper convicted on gang murder charges in Brooklyn (New York, NY): A reputed drug kingpin was convicted on murder charges in Brooklyn on Thursday in a case that featured amateur rap videos of him rhyming about carrying guns and settling scores with bullets.
Source: CBS New York    Date: June 26, 2014

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