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Shootings target two locations, detectives suspect gang activity (Ardmore, OK) : "Once again no one wants to come forward and tell us what happened," Capt. Kevin Norris, Ardmore Po­lice Department Criminal Investi­gation Division, said Saturday as he talked about two overnight shootings that sprayed bullets at two southeast side locations damag­ing a car, residence and injuring one person.
Source: The Daily Ardmoreite    Date: July 20, 2014
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Tulsa Gang Unit officers make arrests, recover stolen assault rifles, ammo (Tulsa, OK): Tulsa Police's Gang Unit intercepted weapons that had been stolen and were reportedly on the way to the hands of street gang members, according to a release from the Tulsa Police.
Source: News On 6    Date: July 15, 2014
http://www.newson6.com/...

Police: East Tulsa gang fight ends in father's stabbing death (Tulsa, OK): A "very large" fight between rival gangs at an East Tulsa nightclub ended with a man's death early Sunday, according to Tulsa Police. Authorities believe the man is the father of one of the gang members.
Source: News On 6    Date: June 22, 2014
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Daniels convicted in Kayla Ferrante murder trial (Tulsa, OK): A Tulsa man was convicted Tuesday of murdering a teenager who police said was an innocent victim of gang violence.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: June 18, 2014
http://www.tulsaworld.com/...

Kayla Ferrante's killer faces up to 70 years for her murder (Tulsa, OK): Two years ago, a 17-year-old girl was murdered one day after her high school graduation. Prosecutors said Edwin Daniels thought he was shooting at a rival gang member's car when he killed Kayla Ferrante when she was on her way home from a graduation party.
Source: FOX23 News    Date: June 17, 2014
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Family ties link shooting suspect to city's gang history (Tulsa, OK): The family photo in the yellowed 1976 Tulsa World news clipping shows Charles Ruble Sr. and his wife in their living room, surrounded by 17 smiling children. "Work, education, worship make family of 19 tick," the headline reads.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: June 9, 2014
http://www.tulsaworld.com/...

OKC police cracking down on daytime gang activity (Oklahoma City, OK): As Oklahoma City continues to grow, police say gang violence is spreading, and gang activity is no longer hidden under the cover of darkness.
Source: KOCO 5 News    Date: May 1, 2014
http://www.koco.com/...

Dallas man arrested, extradited to Tulsa in fatal 2009 gang-related shooting (Tulsa, OK): A Dallas man was extradited to Tulsa Tuesday on an outstanding warrant in the gang-related shooting death of a 16-year-old in 2009.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: April 23, 2014
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Murder on the rise (Oklahoma City, OK): Yellow police tape fluttered in the spring wind as homicide detectives filed into a south Oklahoma City home. On April 7, the city had its 12th homicide of the year as a 30-year-old female was found dead in a home on SW 60th Street.
Source: Oklahoma Gazette    Date: April 16, 2014
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Gang prevention seminar brings Lawton leaders together (Lawton, OK): Leaders from the Lawton area came together at city hall to find ways to combat gangs and gang violence. There are over 2,200 registered known gang members in the Lawton/Fort Sill area. Officials believe there could be as many as 6,000 total.
Source: KSWO 7 News    Date: April 11, 2014
http://www.kswo.com/...

Five hospitalized, three arrested after Oklahoma City nightclub shooting (Oklahoma City, OK): Police continued to search for suspects and victims Monday following what was described as a gang-related shooting at an Oklahoma City nightclub early Sunday.
Source: The Oklahoman    Date: April 7, 2014
http://newsok.com/...

Sullivan Village fifth graders complete GREAT program (Lawton, OK): Fifth graders at Sullivan Village Elementary were honored Friday morning for their participation and completion of the "GREAT" program, Gang Resistance Education and Training.
Source: KSWO 7 News    Date: March 14, 2014
http://www.kswo.com/...

Gang member found guilty in murders at Tulsa Best Buy (Tulsa, OK): A Tulsa gang member was found guilty Friday evening on two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of two people at a Tulsa electronics store.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: March 8, 2014
http://www.tulsaworld.com/...

Bill targets landlords who ignore drug, gang crime (Oklahoma City, OK): A measure aimed at cracking down on landlords who don't address drug and gang activity involving their properties is making its way through the Oklahoma Legislature.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: March 3, 2014
http://www.tulsaworld.com/...

Judge allows evidence of gang activity in Best Buy murder trial (Tulsa, OK): Tulsa County prosecutors will be allowed to present some evidence of gang membership at a murder trial linked to two fatal shootings at a Best Buy store in Tulsa.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: March 2, 2014
http://www.tulsaworld.com/...

Duncan Middle School learns about gang prevention (Duncan, OK): Duncan Middle School students got a dose of reality Friday thanks to one man on a mission. Lennie Orrell, a former gang member in Philadelphia, came to the school Friday afternoon to talk to kids about the dangers of bullying and gang membership. Orrell represents the "stand for something" outreach program and is a contributor for the documentary "If Streets Could Talk."
Source: KSWO 7 News    Date: February 14, 2014
http://www.kswo.com/...

Six arrested on gun complaints after police chase through Tulsa (Tulsa, OK): Six people, including four juveniles, were taken into custody Monday after a high-speed chase through Tulsa, police said.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: January 27, 2014
http://www.tulsaworld.com/...

Two indicted in fatal shooting of gang trial witness (Tulsa, OK): Two men were indicted Tuesday for allegedly conspiring to murder a man who testified at a federal trial earlier this year that involved purported members of the Hoover Crips.
Source: Tulsa World    Date: December 11, 2013
http://www.tulsaworld.com/...

Fighting gangs with better parks (Tulsa, OK): Visit Clark park in East Tulsa, and you'll not only see the carefree signs of recreation, you'll see the worrisome signs of gangs.
Source: KTUL 8 News    Date: December 11, 2013
http://www.ktul.com/...

Okla. Court of Criminal Appeals denies appeal of man in death of rival gang member over drugs (Oklahoma City, OK): An Oklahoma appeals court has upheld the life prison sentence of a man convicted of killing a rival gang member over drugs and territory.
Source: Daily Journal    Date: November 15, 2013
http://www.dailyjournal.net/...

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