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In Denver, duo forms unlikely alliance to counter gang violence (Denver, CO): Late on a Sunday morning, when other Denverites were at church or preparing to watch the Broncos, an entrepreneur and a former gang member huddled at a desk. The two sketched out a flier advertising a sports tournament in a church gym – an event they envisioned as a step toward ending violence in their community.
Source: The Christian Science Monitor    Date: November 26, 2015

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Protesters taunt police on Chicago streets amid anger over teen killing (Chicago, IL): Angry protesters hit the streets and taunted police for a second night Wednesday following the release of a dramatic video showing a white Chicago police officer fatally shooting a black teenager in a hail of 16 bullets.
Source: USA Today    Date: November 26, 2015

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Shooting investigations preventing more 'pro-active' work (Ottawa, ON): A second shooting targeting the same house in less than a week puts the city on deadly pace to tie a record of gun violence.
Source: The Ottawa Citizen    Date: November 25, 2015

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New anti-gang tactics go B.C.-wide (British Columbia): Emerging police tactics to disrupt gangs that have helped fight violent crime in the Lower Mainland will be applied province-wide. Justice Minister Suzanne Anton said mandatory provincial standards are being developed that will require all police forces and partner agencies to work together under an anti-gang policing model that targets prolific high-risk offenders.
Source: Abbotsford News    Date: November 25, 2015

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Previously Deported MS-13 Gang Member Caught at Texas Border (McAllen, TX): A previously deported member of the fearsome Salvadoran MS-13 prison gang has been arrested near this the Texas border with Mexico. The previously deported MS-13 gang member known as “El Diablo” had been convicted of stabbing an innocent man at a restaurant in Chesterfield Virginia and leaving him for dead.
Source: Breitbart    Date: November 25, 2015

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Milledgeville shooting death just latest in string of drive-by shootings (Milledgeville, GA): A 26-year-old was shot and killed Tuesday night in Milledgeville, marking the second death in more than 20 gang-related shootings since June.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: November 25, 2015

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Two people charged with first degree murder in shooting death (Ottawa, ON): Two suspects have been charged with first degree murder in connection with the city's seventh homicide of the year.
Source: CTV Ottawa News    Date: November 25, 2015

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Two charged with fatal shooting of rival gang member in Englewood (Chicago, IL): Two men charged with the fatal shooting of a rival gang member Sunday afternoon in Englewood have been ordered held on a $1 million bond. Antonio Doss 31, and Kwan Ward, 20, are each charged with one count of first-degree murder, according to Chicago Police.
Source: Chicago Sun-Times    Date: November 25, 2015

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Man charged for allegedly shooting at rival gang members near state patrol office (Ephrata, WA): Investigators suspect a man was attempting to shoot at rival gang members when he fired a gun near a Washington State Patrol office. Prosecutors charged Jorge G. Suarez Galvan, a 20-year-old Moses Lake man, in Grant County Superior Court with unlawful possession of a firearm in the first degree and DUI.
Source: iFIBER One News    Date: November 25, 2015

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Street Gang Member on Trial for Murdering Peace Muralist (Oakland, CA): A street gang member from Oakland is currently on trial for murdering a peace muralist, and has been forcibly ousted from court after a violent outburst.
Source: Regal Tribune    Date: November 25, 2015

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Violent Detroit Gang Linked to Local Robbery (Asheville, NC): Federal officials are now investigating an Asheville jewelry heist after the five suspects in the case were linked to a Detroit gang. A Federal Bureau of Investigations affidavit released this week reveals that several of the suspects now behind bars for robbing Jared - Galleria of Jewelry on November 8 say that a sixth man was the "organizer".
Source: WLOS ABC 13 News    Date: November 25, 2015

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GANG Program Aims To Get Kids Out Of Gangs (Nashville, TN): It stands for Gentlemen And Not Gangsters, and the GANG program has been working to mentor at-risk teens toward fulfilling, productive life choices. With speeches and songs, it may sound like any other graduation.
Source: NewsChannel 5    Date: November 25, 2015

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Santa Maria Residents React to Recent Gang Sweeps (Santa Maria, CA): Gang sweeps put on by several local and state agencies sent 12 suspected gang members in Santa Maria to jail on Monday night; an operation putting some neighbors at ease.
Source: KEYT 3 News    Date: November 25, 2015

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Santa Cruz police investigating suspected gang-related shooting (Santa Cruz, CA): On Sunday night, a victim, 18, of Watsonville, was shot in his car on the 100 block of Chestnut Street in Santa Cruz.
Source: KSBW 8 News    Date: November 24, 2015

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Arrests made after gang-related shooting connected (Powdersville, SC): Anderson County Sheriff John Skipper said at a news conference on Tuesday that deputies are working around the clock to ensure justice after seven shootings over a three-day span.
Source: Live 5 News    Date: November 24, 2015

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Arrest made in alleged gangland shooting (Bridgeport, CT): Policemade an arrest Tuesday in a gang-related shooting that left one man with five bullet wounds.
Source: Connecticut Post    Date: November 24, 2015

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Santa Maria Gang Sweep Nets 12 Arrests (Santa Maria, CA): A total of 12 suspected gang members or gang associates have been arrested in a major law enforcement operation targeting gang offenders in the Santa Maria area.
Source: KEYT 3 News    Date: November 24, 2015

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Investigation into gang activity results in three arrests (Murfreesboro, TN): Murfreesboro Police arrested three people and seized a large cache of drugs Monday at Bradyville Pike.
Source: The Murfreesboro Post    Date: November 24, 2015

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At the Epicenter of L.A. Gang Wars, Rival Properties are Busted (Los Angeles, CA): A gang war along the 110 corridor in South Los Angeles has taken dozens of lives this year.
Source: LA Weekly    Date: November 24, 2015

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Two teens involved in Elgin stabbing (Elgin, IL): Elgin Police said they are investigating a stabbing in broad daylight Tuesday in downtown.
Source: Daily Herald    Date: November 24, 2015

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