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Police seek suspects in northwest Salt Lake City shootings (Salt Lake City, UT): If you know something about a gang-related shooting incident in northwest Salt Lake City early Tuesday morning, police want to hear from you.
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune    Date: August 27, 2014
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Man ordered to stand trial in gang-related Utah homicide (Ogden, UT): Three letters inked on Ruben Alvarado Nava III's arm were all that was needed to spark a dispute that led to a fatal shooting one September night during a house party in Roy, a police investigator testified in an Ogden courtroom Friday. Those three letters: SUR.
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune    Date: August 1, 2014
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Alleged Roy gang shooter pleads not guilty (Ogden, UT): An alleged gang shooter said in a video interview with police that the gun that killed a member of another gang went off accidentally.
Source: Standard-Examiner    Date: August 1, 2014
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Gang spat led to fatal Roy shooting (Ogden, UT): Details of the night Ruben Nava allegedly shot and killed a man at a party over gang disputes are beginning to surface.
Source: Standard-Examiner    Date: July 24, 2014
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Two charged in South Salt Lake shooting death (South Salt Lake, UT): Two men arrested in the gang-related shooting death of a man in late June have now been charged in connection with the crime.
Source: Deseret News    Date: July 22, 2014
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Utah man pleads guilty to gang-related homicide (Salt Lake City, UT): A 21-year-old man charged with murder for the gang-related shooting of another man outside of a Salt Lake City Maverik store last year has resolved the case by pleading guilty to a lesser homicide charge.
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune    Date: July 22, 2014
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Proposed legislation puts illegal immigrant children at risk, advocates say (Salt Lake City, UT): There are eight children in Catholic Community Services of Utah's foster care program who crossed the U.S.-Mexican border unaccompanied. They are teenagers who fled Honduras, Guatemala and Mexico to escape impoverished, gang-infested countries with corrupt governments.
Source: KSL 5 News    Date: July 19, 2014
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Man pleads guilty to reduced charges in gang-related murder (Salt Lake City, UT): A man charged with shooting a rival gang member outside a convenience store last year pleaded guilty to manslaughter Friday.
Source: Deseret News    Date: July 18, 2014
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One stabbed, three arrested in skate park fight (Taylorsville, UT): Police arrested three men Saturday night suspected of being involved in a fight at a skate park during which one man was stabbed.
Source: Deseret News    Date: July 13, 2014
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Three arrested in gang-related slaying in S. Salt Lake (South Salt Lake, UT): South Salt Lake police have arrested three men in the gang-related shooting death of a 40-year-old West Valley City man last month.
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune    Date: July 11, 2014
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Gang members stab Salt Lake officer (Salt Lake City, UT): Two Salt Lake officers are recovering, Saturday, after several gang members beat them up and even stabbed one of them.
Source: ABC 4 Utah    Date: July 5, 2014
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Violent gang fugitive caught after tip (Salt Lake County, UT): Unified Police say a fugitive violent street gang member wanted on numerous firearms and robbery counts has been arrested and jailed.
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune    Date: July 2, 2014
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Four injured in gang fight at Utah State Prison (Draper, UT): At least four people were injured in a gang-related fight Wednesday at the Utah State Prison. Just before 10 a.m., Department of Corrections spokeswoman Brooke Adams said 11 inmates got into a fight in a common area in the Wasatch facility. The fight was gang-related, she said.
Source: Deseret News    Date: June 25, 2014
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Federal lawsuit filed vs. police, prosecutors in Ogden gang injunction (Ogden, UT): They were never Ogden Trece gang members, they say, and should never have been served with a controversial gang injunction that they claim trampled on their constitutional rights.
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune    Date: June 24, 2014
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Trece gang attorney sues Ogden and Weber County (Ogden, UT): Attorney Michael Studebaker has filed a suit against Weber County and the Ogden Police Department for financial damages on behalf of those accused of being members of the Trece street gang.
Source: Standard-Examiner    Date: June 23, 2014
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Trece gang attorney won't face sanctions (Ogden, UT): A judge has denied the Weber County Attorney's Office's request for sanctions against Michael Studebaker, the Ogden attorney who fought a gang injunction on behalf of Ogden Trece gang members and had requested payment from the county for his role in the case.
Source: Standard-Examiner    Date: June 19, 2014
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Grappling with gangs, Salt Lake City turns to racketeering laws (Salt Lake City, UT): When it comes to gang activity, most people picture cities like Los Angeles and Newark. But gangs are a problem in unexpected places, too — like Salt Lake City, where law enforcement officials are using federal racketeering charges to try to bring them down.
Source: NPR News    Date: June 18, 2014
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Salt Lake City man ordered to stand trial in gang-related killing (Salt Lake City, UT): What began as a celebration of life last year ended in chaos and confusion when a 28-year-old man was shot outside a Salt Lake City house party.
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune    Date: June 4, 2014
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Two gang members stab man at party, police say (Ogden, UT): A man was in critical condition after being stabbed by two gang members Saturday, police said.
Source: KSL 5 News    Date: June 2, 2014
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Crips in Utah: Gang culture invades an unlikely turf (Salt Lake City, UT): Just before gunfire rang out last month in a heavily guarded federal courtroom, Hema Katoa saw the defendant suddenly rise from his chair and charge the man in the witness box who was testifying against him.
Source: USA Today    Date: May 26, 2014
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