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Police: Red Robin shooting was gang-related (Marion County, OR): The Marion County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that while no arrests have been made in connection with the shooting at Red Robin Wednesday night, they do believe the incident was gang-related.
Source: Statesman Journal    Date: August 21, 2014

Police: Two gang associates with loaded guns arrested in traffic stop (Portland, OR): Two known gang associates were arrested following a traffic stop after two loaded handguns were found in their car, according to Portland police.
Source: KPTV FOX 12 News    Date: August 20, 2014

Community denounces gang violence (Portland, OR): After a rash of gang violence that left a young mother dead and several others wounded in different parts of the city over the weekend in Portland, a community meeting called "Enough is Enough" was held Monday night.
Source: The Portland Tribune    Date: August 19, 2014

Enough is Enough: Portland campaign to curb gang violence urges people to come forward (Portland, OR): "Enough is Enough" – a community effort to quell increasing gang violence in Portland – brings its message Monday night to Northeast Portland – a day after a woman was killed, three men were wounded downtown and another man was shot at a local park.
Source: The Oregonian    Date: August 18, 2014

Three injured after shooting in downtown Portland; likely gang-related (Portland, OR): Three victims sustained non-life-threatening injuries after a shooting in downtown Portland early Sunday morning, according to the Portland Police Bureau.
Source: The Oregonian    Date: August 17, 2014

Two gang shootings in Portland (Portland, OR): Gang violence in Portland spiked overnight Saturday. A young woman was killed and 3 other people were injured in two gang-related shootings.
Source: KXL News    Date: August 17, 2014

Portland's 'Enough is Enough' targets community silence on gang violence (Portland, OR): The citywide "Enough is Enough" campaign to reduce youth violence invites interested people to a meeting next Monday to plan out what should happen next.
Source: The Skanner News    Date: August 14, 2014

Shots fired outside NE Portland bar is latest incident of gang violence (Portland, OR): Police responded to shots fired in a Northeast Portland neighborhood Saturday morning. It's the latest incident of gang violence, which numbers show has increased this summer.
Source: KPTV FOX 12 News    Date: August 11, 2014

Two teens stabbed by 'Hispanic gang associates' (Portland, OR): Two teens were stabbed by another group of teens, who police say have gang ties, outside the Columbia Ridge apartments on NE Sandy Boulevard.
Source: KOIN 6 News    Date: August 8, 2014

Gang-related shooting hurts one in NE Portland (Portland, OR): One person was found with multiple gunshot wounds at a residence in Northeast Portland Sunday evening.
Source: KOIN 6 News    Date: August 3, 2014

Police: Gang member arrested in Killingsworth Street shooting (Portland, OR): The Portland Police Bureau's Gang Enforcement Team formally arrested a 20-year-old man Wednesday in connection with a shooting on North Killingsworth Street.
Source: KPTV FOX 12 News    Date: July 30, 2014

Gang member arrested for April shooting (Portland, OR): Police have arrested a suspect in an April shooting. Alejandro Ray Vance Jr., 20, is charged with Attempted Murder, Attempted Assault in the First Degree, Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Reckless Endangerment, Possession of a Loaded Firearm, Discharging a Firearm in the City, and Pointing a Firearm at Another.
Source: The Portland Tribune    Date: July 30, 2014

Portland police investigating gang-related shooting that left man injured in both legs (Portland, OR): Portland police is investigating what may be a gang-related shooting in which one man was injured.
Source: Daily Reporter    Date: July 26, 2014

Gang mentality (Portland, OR): Turn on the TV news and you'd have reason to believe Portland's gang violence is out of control. Terse warnings from police and fallout from three recent high-profile shootings have prompted alarming reports in the media of a recent surge in gang activity.
Source: Willamette Week    Date: July 23, 2014

Responses to gang violence (Portland, OR): Recent gang violence in Portland has taken the lives of two young men, and wounded a five-year-old boy. And in general, gang activity in Multnomah County is up significantly compared with this time last year. Mayor Charlie Hales called the violence a "public safety and public health crisis."
Source: OPB News    Date: July 22, 2014

Amid Portland's surging gang violence, Healing Hurt People works to prevent further victims (Portland, OR): Every time a young man of color shows up at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center with a gunshot or stab wound, Josh Lathan goes to meet him.
Source: The Oregonian    Date: July 15, 2014

Community meeting addresses gang violence in Portland (Portland, OR): Dozens gathered in north Portland's Peninsula Park to discuss gang violence in the city. The event featured a dramatic display – the names and pictures of more than 340 people killed by gang violence in the city since 1987.
Source: KPTV FOX 12 News    Date: July 15, 2014

Gang violence in metro Portland area and response in last month: roundup (Portland, OR): Two homicides and the wounding of a 5-year-old boy in Portland since June 30 sparked community outrage, a youth-organized rally last week and a community meeting at a North Portland park Monday night.
Source: The Oregonian    Date: July 15, 2014

After 'Cool Down,' community remembers gang violence victims (Portland, OR): Community members and local law enforcement officials came together for an outreach event in Portland Monday night, to talk about gang violence. The event took place at Peninsula Park.
Source: OPB News    Date: July 14, 2014

Witnesses silent amid Portland gang violence (Portland, OR): In Northeast Portland, officers with the Portland Police Bureau's Gang Enforcement Team raced from call to call Saturday. "We want to stop the retaliation, stop that next gang shooting from happening," said Officer Charlie Asheim.
Source: KGW NewsChannel 8    Date: July 13, 2014

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