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Three gang-related suspects arrested after fleeing a robbery (Long Beach, CA): Three reported gang members were arrested Sunday night after an alleged home invasion robbery in Long Beach's historic Rose Park neighborhood.
Source: The Orange County Register    Date: June 30, 2014

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Sacramento hires teens to clean up graffiti (Sacramento, CA): Beneath the elevated light-rail tracks that run across busy Florin Road, Alicia Villasenor cleans the gang-related graffiti that is highly visible to motorists, pedestrians and Luther Burbank High School students.
Source: The Sacramento Bee    Date: June 30, 2014

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Five arrested in Santa Maria drug bust (Santa Maria, CA): The Santa Maria Police Department Gang Suppression Team arrested five people on Saturday afternoon. Detectives served a search warrant in the 900 block of Sunflower Court in Santa Maria.
Source: KSBY News    Date: June 29, 2014

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Kalamazoo teen with gang ties uncooperative after being found in Edison neighborhood with bullet wound (Kalamazoo, MI): A teenager with a known gang affiliation was found with a gunshot wound Sunday after police responded to reports of shots fired near the Edison neighborhood intersection where 13-year-old Michael Day was gunned down in a gang-related shooting on Memorial Day.
Source: MLive    Date: June 29, 2014

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Rocky Road: Man who has spent much of his life behind bars in Texas prisons finally may be on right track (Huntsville, AL): The ongoing story of Jesse Banda may seem like a tragedy to some. However, life’s biggest tragedies might be to have the experiences, yet miss the messages in their meaning.
Source: The Huntsville Item    Date: June 29, 2014

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Police: Gang affiliated teen wounded in Kalamazoo shooting (Kalamazoo, MI): Officers with the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety are asking witnesses to come forward with information after a teenager was shot in the Edison Neighborhood this afternoon.
Source: FOX 17 News    Date: June 29, 2014

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Two arrests in Manteca shooting (Manteca, CA): The Manteca Police Department arrested two teens late Friday in connection with a gang-related shooting last month at a Manteca motel, authorities said.
Source: The Record    Date: June 29, 2014

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Fayetteville struggles to stem tide of youth gun violence (Fayetteville, NC): In his Facebook pictures, Kire McNeil flashes gang symbols and shows off his ink. "Fear no Evil" is tattooed in fancy cursive just below his neckline. Jewelry juts from his ears and under his mouth, his navel and an eyebrow. In one picture, he holds what appears to be a marijuana cigarette.
Source: WRAL 5 News    Date: June 29, 2014

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Thirrd accomplice arrested in gang-related beating (Rome, GA): A third Rome suspect accused of beating two men during a gang-related fight at a Callahan Street residence was jailed Saturday. Warrants indicate that he was also allegedly involved in an earlier attempted armed robbery of a North Rome home.
Source: Rome News-Tribune    Date: June 29, 2014

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Fresno County's MAGEC team conducts gang crackdown (Fresno, CA): Several Valley law enforcement agencies teamed up on Saturday to crack down on gangs. Nearly 70 officers and deputies from multiple agencies made arrests on gang members all night. But it was the small towns like Reedley and Parlier that officers were keeping their focus.
Source: KFSN 30 News    Date: June 28, 2014

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Officials: Texas Gang Threat Assessment misrepresents Gainesville (Austin, TX): The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) released in April an updated Texas Gang Threat Assessment report that ranks Gainesville and Cooke County in the high risk category.
Source: Gainesville Daily Register    Date: June 28, 2014

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Attorney: Rock Hill Police breached 'contract' with murder suspect (Rock Hill, SC): The lawyer for an alleged Rock Hill gang member charged with killing a man and shooting at several others says police violated a "contract" after his client divulged information about the so-called street gang’s organization and leadership.
Source: The Herald    Date: June 28, 2014

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Two teens jailed without bond in connection to Warner Robins shooting (Warner Robbins, GA): Two suspected gang members authorities say are wanted in a shooting in Warner Robins were being held in the Houston County jail Saturday without bond.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: June 28, 2014

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Life sentence for Redwood City teen murderer may be softened (Redwood City, CA): A Redwood City man serving life in prison without parole for committing a gang-related murder when he was 17 years old may be given the chance to go free at some point.
Source: San Jose Mercury News    Date: June 28, 2014

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Pomona gang member arrested with firearms, drugs, 400 rounds (Pomona, CA): Police stopped a car for a traffic violation and wound up arresting a reputed gang member on suspicion of possession of a firearm, narcotics and 400 rounds of ammunition, officers said.
Source: Daily Bulletin    Date: June 28, 2014

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Gang activity being probed after Ferriday shooting (Ferriday, LA) : Eight people were arrested this week in connection to a Tuesday shooting that Ferriday Police say they believed involved a newly formed area gang.
Source: The Natchez Democrat    Date: June 28, 2014

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Gang members charged with RICO violation, depositing stolen money in gang members' jail accounts (Macon, GA): Two alleged members of the Westside Gangsta Crips street gang are jailed as part of a scheme to deposit money from fraudulent credit or debit card transactions into jail accounts to fund gang members’ bonds, feed commissary accounts or provide post-release cash.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: June 27, 2014

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Gang member convicted in two murders loses appeal of 94-year sentence (Elizabeth, NJ): A city man sentenced to 94 years in prison for two gang-related murders, including the killing of a 13-year-old youth thought to a member of a rival gang, lost his appeal today to overturn the conviction and the sentence.
Source: The Star-Ledger    Date: June 27, 2014

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Gang member sentenced for shotgun slaying of Covina man (Pomona, CA): A judge sentenced a Sureño gang member who claimed West Covina Trece affiliation to 80 years to life in prison this week for the 2012 shotgun slaying of a Covina man with ties to the El Monte Flores street gang.
Source: San Gabriel Valley Tribune    Date: June 27, 2014

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Gang member faces charges in shooting of rival (Vancouver, WA): A Norteño gang member is accused of wounding a rival from the Sureño gang in the shoulder in a drive-by shooting in March in Vancouver's Esther Short neighborhood.
Source: The Columbian    Date: June 27, 2014

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