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3 charged in Kearns gang shooting, chase (Kearns, UT): Three men were charged Wednesday in connection with a gang-related shooting in a Kearns parking lot that ended in a high-speed chase.
Source: Deseret News    Date: September 17, 2014
http://www.deseretnews.com/...

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Shooting victim had gang ties (Greenville, NC): A 17-year-old who was shot in the leg near J.H. Rose High School Tuesday afternoon has gang affiliations, and the Greenville Police Department reported it is taking precautions against a possible retaliation.
Source: The Daily Reflector    Date: September 17, 2014
http://www.reflector.com/...

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Oakland: Reputed gang leader gets 8 years for conspiracy conviction (Oakland, CA): One of the reputed leaders of an East Oakland gang was sentenced Tuesday to eight years in state prison for conspiracy to commit a home invasion robbery, prosecutors said.
Source: Contra Costa Times    Date: September 17, 2014
http://www.contracostatimes.com/...

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POLICE: Greenville teen shooting gang-related; police presence around schools increased (Greenville, NC): Police say Tuesday's shooting of a 17-year-old was gang-related and they have increased police presence around schools.
Source: WITN 7 News    Date: September 17, 2014
http://www.witn.com/...

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Auburn man, an alleged MS-13 gang member, may face deportation for having machete (Auburn, NY): Alejandro Meza is headed to prison — but that might not be the only punishment in the alleged gang member's future.
Source: The Citizen    Date: September 17, 2014
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Killers' convictions stand, Court of Appeal decides (Regina, SK): Three convicted killers have lost their bid to have their convictions overturned and a new trial ordered in a home-invasion case in which a man was shot to death.
Source: The Leader-Post    Date: September 17, 2014
http://www.leaderpost.com/...

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2 gang members convicted in Tempe nightclub shootout (Phoenix, AZ): Two gang members are facing lengthy prison terms following their convictions on multiple felony counts related to a shooting that occurred outside a Tempe nightclub two years ago.
Source: KTVK-3TV News    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.azfamily.com/...

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Man indicted for drive-by shooting in east Athens that wounded three (Athens, GA): A Clarke County grand jury last week indicted a man on charges connected to a drive-by shooting two months ago in east Athens in which three people were wounded.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald    Date: September 16, 2014
http://onlineathens.com/...

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'Operation Southern Snare' nets more than 135 arrests (Charlotte, NC): Federal officials unveiled their ongoing crackdown on gang violence and crime Tuesday in Charlotte, dubbed “Operation Southern Snare.” U.S. Marshals said their focus was to rid the streets of gangs, guns and drugs -- and noted that this operation was the right move at the right time.
Source: WSOC 9 News    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.wsoctv.com/...

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School violence raises alarms (Schenectady, NY): A fight-plagued start to the school year at the high school has raised concerns about gang-related violence. Superintendent Larry Spring said Tuesday that some of the teen combatants were involved in clashes last year at Mont Pleasant Middle School.
Source: Times Union    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.timesunion.com/...

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Fayetteville hopes film will help stem youth violence (Fayetteville, NC): Seventh and ninth graders in Cumberland County Schools will soon watch a movie that law enforcement and school officials hope will help reduce the amount of youth violence in the city.
Source: WRAL 5 News    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.wral.com/...

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San Jose park targeted by vandals painting gang graffiti (San Jose, CA): Residents who frequent a South Bay park popular with families and dog owners were upset this week after the park's sign was vandalized with reportedly gang-related graffiti. Butcher Park located at Camden Avenue and Lancaster drive isn't usually known for such problems.
Source: KTVU 2 News    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.ktvu.com/...

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Reputed gang leader gets 8 years for conspiracy conviction (Oakland, CA): One of the reputed leaders of an East Oakland gang was sentenced Tuesday to eight years in state prison for conspiracy to commit a home invasion robbery, prosecutors said.
Source: KTVU 2 News    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.ktvu.com/...

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Gang members accused of terrorizing Frayser family (Memphis, TN): A Frayser mother said her family is being terrorized by gang members, who are doing everything from damaging her car to trying to burn her house down.
Source: WREG NewsChannel 3    Date: September 16, 2014
http://wreg.com/...

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138 arrested in 4-month antigang and violent crime operation (Charlotte, NC): Gangs, guns and drugs were the targets of a four-month operation by federal, state and local law enforcement officers that resulted in 138 arrests in Gaston and Cleveland counties, officials said Tuesday.
Source: The Charlotte Observer    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.charlotteobserver.com/...

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Gang Activity On the Rise in Fargo (Fargo, ND): "They're going out on the hunt" said local Michael Toth. Gangs are starting to emerge from the shadows here in Fargo. In the matter of a three week span leading up to the beginning of August Fargo Police have had a lot more contact with criminal organizations and gangs.
Source: KVRR FOX News    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.kvrr.com/...

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Leader of Oxnard Street Gang and Mexican Mafia Associate Found Guilty of Federal Drug and Gun Trafficking Charges (Los Angeles, CA): Capping the second phase of Operation “Supernova” which was a multiagency investigation into Ventura County’s largest street gang - the leader of the Oxnard-based Colonia Chiques street gang has been found guilty of a host of criminal charges, including operating a continuing criminal enterprise.
Source: Imperial Valley News    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.imperialvalleynews.com/...

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Alderman calls for more patrols after Uptown fatal shooting (Chicago, IL): A fatal shooting in Uptown this week is fueling concerns about gang violence in the North Side neighborhood, with the alderman calling on police to step up patrols.
Source: RedEye    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.redeyechicago.com/...

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Two new suspects arrested in San Jose gang-related homicide (San Jose, CA): Two new suspects have been arrested in the gang-related shooting death of a man in East San Jose in July, police said Tuesday.
Source: KTVU 2 News    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.ktvu.com/...

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Mistrial Declared In Murder Case Against Alleged Hartford Gang Leader (Hartford, CT): A judge declared a mistrial Tuesday in the murder case against Donald Raynor, an alleged city gang leader, when the jury could not reach a unanimous verdict.
Source: The Hartford Courant    Date: September 16, 2014
http://www.courant.com/...

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