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Police: Homicides on the rise in Tulsa (Tulsa, OK): Tulsa police are investigating two murders in the last 24 hours. They are homicides 40 and 41 for the city this year. Officials said that since the summer started, the number of shootings and murder has been on the rise.
Source: FOX23 News    Date: August 29, 2015
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One year after Crips indictments, gang violence continues (Tulsa, OK): Lakima Scott says business is better since she closed her north Tulsa barber and beautician shop following a deadly shootout and opened a new place on the city’s east side. “It is a 10,000 times better atmosphere,” Scott said.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: August 23, 2015
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Father of slain girl pleads for peace, unity at north Tulsa anti-gang rally (Tulsa, OK): Someone once asked Thomas Landrum whether he thought the boy accused of gunning down his 16-year-old daughter in north Tulsa last month deserved the death penalty.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: August 3, 2015
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14 Year Old Wanted For Gang-Related Shooting That Killed Tulsa Girl (TUlsa, OK): Tulsa Police are searching for a 14-year-old boy in connection to a gang-related shooting that took the life of a 16-year-old girl.
Source: News On 6    Date: July 30, 2015
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Former Tulsa Gang Members Hope To Change Lives Of Others (Tulsa, OK): Former members of Tulsa's Bloods and Crips gangs are trying to change lives. They've organized a unity picnic, hoping to convince young gang members to stop the violence.
Source: News On 6    Date: July 30, 2015
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TPD gang unit cracks down on organized crime after recent shootings in north Tulsa (Tulsa, OK): Police are cracking down on gang violence in Tulsa. A recent string of shootings has residents on edge and officers taking action. “If we have a spike in gang violence in a certain part of the city, then we will direct our efforts there,” Sgt. Vic Regalado said.
Source: KJRH 2 News    Date: July 23, 2015
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Teen Shooting Victim Unintended Target Of Growing Gang Violence, TPD Says (Tulsa, OK): A 16-year-old girl was murdered in Tulsa's recent gang violence. Police said Deouijanae Terry was in the passenger seat of a car with her boyfriend, when shooters aiming for him, shot and killed her instead.
Source: News On 6    Date: July 20, 2015
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1 Dead, 1 Wounded After Gang-Related Shooting In North Tulsa (Tulsa, OK): A 16-year-old girl is dead after a van of young men ambushed the car she was in with gunfire. Tulsa Police Sergeant Dave Walker said gang violence is on the rise in Tulsa, and police are connecting this shooting to other recent gang shootings.
Source: News On 6    Date: July 17, 2015
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Two alleged gang members bound for murder trial in Tulsa barber shop shootings (Tulsa, OK): Two men charged with first-degree murder in a gang-related shooting at a Tulsa barber shop were bound over for trial Wednesday. Colbert and Smith were named in an affidavit for a search warrant filed in early July in Tulsa County District Court listing recent shootings that have resulted from a gang feud between the Hoover Crips — Tulsa’s largest street gang — and the “Squeeze Team,” which includes members of several gangs.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: July 16, 2015
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Rash of shootings in north Tulsa result of years of fighting among gangs, police say (Tulsa, OK): Elon Shaw was talking to a friend outside a north Tulsa car wash on the afternoon of July 2 when a man approached him near a wash bay, shot at him and his friend’s vehicle multiple times and walked away.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: July 11, 2015
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Police say ongoing feud between 4 street gangs is responsible for recent shootings in Tulsa (Tulsa, OK): An ongoing feud between four Tulsa street gangs is responsible for a recent string of shootings throughout the city and contributing to a spike in aggravated assault reports, officers with the Police Department's Organized Gang Unit said.
Source: Daily Journal    Date: July 11, 2015
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Police: Three Tulsa Shootings Could Be Connected, Gang-Related (Tulsa, OK): Tulsa Police say three recent shootings in the city could be connected and may be gang-related. Officers say the latest shooting happened just before midnight Monday in the 400 block of East Latimer Court. Police say that is the second shooting at that same location.
Source: News On 6    Date: July 7, 2015
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Tulsa Neighbors Caught In Crossfire Of Gang-Related Violence (Tulsa, OK): A neighborhood filled with hard working, peaceful folks, is caught in the crossfire of gang violence. The activity is all focused on one house. Someone dropped off a shooting victim at that house on Sunday, and someone shot two people there Monday night.
Source: News On 6    Date: July 7, 2015
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Sunday night shooting believed to be gang-related; victim's condition not improving, police say (Tulsa, OK): A shooting Sunday night that left a man in critical condition was gang-related, according to investigators. Police say the victim is a known gang member.
Source: KJRH 2 News    Date: July 6, 2015
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Suspect In Murder Of Chris Lane Admits Gang Affiliation (Stephens County, OK): Chancey Luna did not try to hide his gang affiliation in court Tuesday. In fact, he seemed to wear it proudly. "Crips for Life" was written on the back of his prison jumpsuit, giving some credence to years of speculation surrounding this case.
Source: KWTV News 9    Date: June 17, 2015
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About 200 officers gather for Oklahoma Gang Investigators Association conference in Tulsa (Tulsa, OK): About 200 officers from five states converged in Tulsa for the Oklahoma Gang Investigators Association conference.They attended to learn about gang culture and trends from the experts.
Source: KJRH 2 News    Date: June 9, 2015
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Tulsa police gear up for possible increase in gang activity during summer months (Tulsa, OK): The Tulsa Police Gang Unit is gearing up for a busy summer as gang activity begins to pick up. Officers say Monday's triple shooting has links to gangs.
Source: KJRH 2 News    Date: May 20, 2015
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Gang Violence Suspected In Shooting Of 5-Year-Old Boy (Tulsa, OK): Tulsa homicide detectives are investigating whether a deadly shooting in 2007 has anything to do with a hotel shooting that occurred on Thursday night, which left a 5-year-old boy with a bullet in his leg.
Source: News On 6    Date: April 3, 2015
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Tulsa police work to keep Hispanic kids out of gangs (Tulsa, OK): Tulsa police said they are working to prevent Hispanic children from turning to a life of crime. Officials said that there are four large Hispanic gangs in Tulsa. Activity in those gangs hasn’t grown over the years, but police are concerned that it could with Tulsa Public Schools dropout rates for Hispanic students at 50 percent.
Source: FOX23 News    Date: March 9, 2015
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Oklahoma City-area students attend antigang summit (Oklahoma City, OK): Students heard the gritty life stories of former gang members as part of a program aimed at steering them away from drugs and violence.
Source: The Oklahoman    Date: March 1, 2015
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