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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/...

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Fourth suspect charged in Middlesex shooting (Middlesex County, VA): Another suspect has been charged in the double shooting in Middlesex County on July 5, according to police. According to the Middlesex County Sheriff's Office, the fourth suspect, Kendrick Jarrell, 27, of Shacklefords, was arrested July 10 and charged with malicious wounding and street gang participation in a predicate criminal act.
Source: Daily Press    Date: July 15, 2014
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Lufkin PD: Local gang members moving on to Bloods, Crips (Lufkin, TX): From assaults to burglaries, gang activity is on the rise in Lufkin.Just this summer, several incidents have been linked back to area gangs. The most recent incident was Friday, when a man was shot in the leg at the intersection of Jones and Cunningham.
Source: KTRE 9 News    Date: July 15, 2014
http://www.ktre.com/...

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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
http://www.oregonlive.com/...

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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
http://www.kptv.com/...

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Another shooting rattles Deaconess Hospital (Spokane, WA): A Spokane County corrections officer fired his gun at a fleeing inmate inside Deaconess Hospital early Monday morning. It's the second time in six days that gunfire has erupted on the hospital's campus. The shot missed Cameron A. Trevino, 26, a man with a long rap sheet and gang ties.
Source: The Spokesman-Review    Date: July 15, 2014
http://www.spokesman.com/...

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City takes steps to combat gang, domestic violence (Jackson, TN): City officials are taking their next steps toward new programs to combat gang and domestic violence after receiving several grants. This month, the Jackson City Council approved a three-year Gang Resistance Intervention Grant worth more than $300,000 that the city will pay $80,500 to match over the next three years.
Source: The Jackson Sun    Date: July 15, 2014
http://www.jacksonsun.com/...

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Toledo community shaken by shootings (Toledo, OH): Once the gunfire stopped outside Brasia Lee's window Saturday morning, she slowly made her way outside. The 11-year-old girl heard yelling, people shouting names into the night, and saw men and women running toward Warsaw Street.
Source: The Blade    Date: July 15, 2014
http://www.toledoblade.com/...

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Dozens of rounds fired during gang-related shooting in Kennewick (Kennewick, WA): A flurry of bullets ripped through a parked car outside a Kennewick apartment complex late Monday night, narrowly missing two children who avoided gunfire by lying flat on the vehicle's floor.
Source: Tri-City Herald    Date: July 15, 2014
http://www.tri-cityherald.com/...

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Victim of shooting at Fashion Show Mall not cooperating, police say (Las Vegas, NV): A man who was shot at a Las Vegas Strip shopping mall Tuesday is in critical condition and isn't cooperating with investigators, refusing to identify himself or even say how he made his way to the hospital, according to Metro Police.
Source: Las Vegas Sun    Date: July 15, 2014
http://www.lasvegassun.com/...

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City sees high crime weekend (Oakdale, CA): A depleted Oakdale Police Force was busy over the weekend in gang-related incidents that started with Friday afternoon gunshots and then greater problems of a stabbing outside the Battered Beaver Bar in the early morning hours on Saturday, a person shot outside 7-11 on West F Street at midnight Saturday night, and a forcible assault reported early Sunday morning.
Source: Oakdale Leader    Date: July 15, 2014
http://www.oakdaleleader.com/...

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Investigators say highway shooting was gang-related (Big Beaver Borough, PA): Police are looking for a man wanted in connection with a road-rage incident in Beaver County over the weekend.
Source: WPXI 11 News    Date: July 15, 2014
http://www.wpxi.com/...

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Two more charged in alleged gang beating at Floyd County Jail (Floyd County, GA): The Floyd County Sheriff's Office has charged two more inmates in connection with possibly gang-related violence, according to Floyd County Jail reports.
Source: Rome News-Tribune    Date: July 14, 2014
http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/...

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SRSO: Gang members off street (Santa Rosa County, FL): Two documented gang members and brothers from the Pensacola area involved in a burglary spree, January 14, from Bagdad to Navarre are both behind bars this week according to the Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office.
Source: Santa Rosa Press Gazette    Date: July 14, 2014
http://www.srpressgazette.com/...

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Two men sentenced in 2010 gang-related slaying (Las Vegas, NV): A Las Vegas judge sentenced two men to 4 to 10 years in prison Monday for their roles in a 2010 gang-related homicide.
Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal     Date: July 14, 2014
http://www.reviewjournal.com/...

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Avowed gang member pleads guilty in connection with slaying of CD East grad Rahsan Crowder (Scranton, PA): A month before his co-defendant is scheduled to go on trial, an avowed gang member has pleaded guilty to a charge in connection with the fatal shooting of Dauphin County resident and Lackawanna College student Rahsan Crowder.
Source: The Patriot-News    Date: July 14, 2014
http://www.pennlive.com/...

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Grayslake man charged in drive-by shooting (Round Lake Beach, IL): A Grayslake gang member was charged with firing a gun Sunday night that sent a bullet flying through a van and into a vacant Round Lake Beach business, officials said.
Source: Daily Herald    Date: July 14, 2014
http://www.dailyherald.com/...

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Floyd County Jail inmate charged with gang activity, beating up another inmate (Floyd County, GA): An inmate at the Floyd County Jail received new charges Sunday after allegedly beating up another inmate and tagging his cell with gang insignias.
Source: Rome News-Tribune    Date: July 14, 2014
http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/...

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Gang crime at Worcester's University Park fueled by new bench (Worcester, MA): A newly dedicated bench in University Park has a lot of local residents wondering whether the bench is becoming a hot spot for local crime.
Source: GoLocalWorcester    Date: July 14, 2014
http://www.golocalworcester.com/...

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Police busy with gang-related crimes over weekend (Oakdale, CA): A depleted Oakdale Police Force was busy over the weekend in gang related incidents that started with Friday afternoon gunshots and then greater problems of a stabbing outside the Battered Beaver Bar in the early morning hours on Saturday, a person shot outside 7-11 on West F Street at midnight Saturday night, and a forcible rape reported early Sunday morning.
Source: Oakdale Leader    Date: July 14, 2014
http://www.oakdaleleader.com/...

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