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Sweep targets gang's drug trade (Chicago, IL): Two years ago, prosecutors couldn't make a case against reputed gang member Jason "J Rock" Austin in the slayings of an off-duty police officer and a female companion.
Source: Chicago Tribune    Date: November 17, 2010
http://articles.chicagotribune.com/...

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Two men arrested in gang-related shooting (Gallatin, TN): Two men have been arrested and charged with attempted second-degree murder in connection with what police determined was a gang-related shooting at Chapel Ridge Apartments on the 1500 block of Airport Road.
Source: Gallatin News Examiner    Date: November 17, 2010
http://www.tennessean.com/...

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Handful of cases remain in yearlong gang investigation netting more than 40 arrests (Santa Cruz, CA): Operation Groundhog suspects continue to pop up in court, as the more than 40 people nabbed in the lengthy investigation targeting a Watsonville Sureno gang have their day in court.
Source: San Jose Mercury News    Date: November 17, 2010
http://www.mercurynews.com/...

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Juveniles arrested for gang violence (Corning, CA): A suspected gang fight landed four male juveniles from Corning in the Tehama County Juvenile Justice Center on Tuesday.
Source: Corning Observer    Date: November 17, 2010
http://www.corning-observer.com/...

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Three members of Drak street gang charged in Tampa Bay area robberies (Tampa, FL): A federal grand jury Wednesday indicted three more members of the Drak street gang on charges of conspiracy, armed robbery, carjacking and multiple counts of brandishing a gun during crimes of violence.
Source: St. Petersburg Times     Date: November 17, 2010
http://www.tampabay.com/...

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City police keep watch over gangs (Fort Morgan, CO): It is not illegal to be a gang member, but Fort Morgan Police are working to identify gang members in the city and keep close tabs on them.
Source: Fort Morgan Times    Date: November 17, 2010
http://www.fortmorgantimes.com/...

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Police thrilled with response to gang summit (Prince George, BC): Prince George RCMP Community Policing was thrilled with the community response to the Prince George Gang Crime Summit that was held at the Ramada Hotel Nov. 1 and 2.
Source: The Prince George Citizen    Date: November 16, 2010
http://www.princegeorgecitizen.com/...

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Stabbing may have been revenge for beating, judge told (Kamloops, BC): The stabbing of a UN gang associate may have been retaliation for the beating of a Red Alert affiliate months before, a B.C. Supreme Court judge heard Monday.
Source: The Daily News    Date: November 16, 2010
http://www.kamloopsnews.ca/...

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Eastside alleged gang stabbing the latest in a wave of violence (Santa Barbara, CA): In the latest gang attack to rattle Santa Barbara, a group of men chased and beat a 21-year-old man with a club and a knife, stabbing him several times before running from the scene, authorities said.
Source: The Daily Sound    Date: November 16, 2010
http://www.thedailysound.com/...

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Feds check in on gang work (Salinas, CA): A U.S. Department of Justice official met with Salinas leaders Monday, continuing a White House-sponsored effort to curb youth and gang violence.
Source: Monterey County Herald    Date: November 16, 2010
http://www.montereyherald.com/...

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Teen shooting may be gang-related (Conyers, GA) : The teens arrested in last weekend’s fatal shooting at a house party may have been involved in a local gang or clique, according to Conyers Police Chief Gene Wilson.
Source: Rockdale Citizen    Date: November 16, 2010
http://www.rockdalecitizen.com/...

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Fort Pierce shootings that left three dead, one wounded may be gang-related, police say (Fort Pierce, FL): As a survivor of Sunday shootings that claimed three lives remained in critical condition, a police spokesman said Tuesday Jones investigators suspect the deadly incidents "have a relationship to gangs."
Source: TC Palm    Date: November 16, 2010
http://www.tcpalm.com/...

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Gilroy police say stabbing is gang-related (Gilroy, CA): The Gilroy Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident, which also resulted in an arrest of the victim's friend at a local hospital, as a gang crime.
Source: The Gilroy Dispatch    Date: November 16, 2010
http://www.gilroydispatch.com/...

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Six students arrested, accused of gang 'beat out' (North Charleston, SC): Six students of a North Charleston high school were arrested and charged as a result of a Nov. 12 gang "beat out," officials said Tuesday.
Source: WCSC 5 News    Date: November 16, 2010
http://www.live5news.com/...

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Davis schools add gangs policy (West Point, UT): Known gang members or students involved in gang activities will no longer be allowed to play extracurricular sports in Davis School District.
Source: Standard-Examiner    Date: November 16, 2010
http://www.standard.net/...

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Police target rental housing (Forest Park, IL): Forest Park police spend more time responding to calls at rental properties than bars, single family homes or any other source. Some rental units have become a haven for drug and gang activity, a problem boosted by the transitory nature of tenants, police said.
Source: Forest Park Review    Date: November 16, 2010
http://forestparkreview.com/...

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Saskatoon police asking for additional $4 million to deal with crime (Saskatoon, SK): Saskatoon police need more money to deal with crime and plan to ask for a $4 million increase in their budget over what they got last year, saying some of that money would go toward a fight against increasing gang violence.
Source: CKOM Newstalk 650    Date: November 16, 2010
http://www.newstalk650.com/...

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Committees get a primer on city gangland (Dover, DE): Members of two Dover City Council committees got their first in-depth look Nov. 15 at what police say is a growing problem with gang violence and crime in the city.
Source: Dover Post    Date: November 16, 2010
http://www.doverpost.com/...

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Attorney general presents anti-gang proposal (Yakima, WA): Washington Attorney General Rob McKenna is speaking in Yakima today about a new anti-gang bill he wants the Legislature to consider.
Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer    Date: November 15, 2010
http://www.seattlepi.com/...

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Provo officials looking at laws to curb gang activity (Provo, UT): With children as young as fifth- and sixth-graders being recruited by gangs, Provo officials are looking for ways to counteract gang activity in the city.
Source: Daily Herald    Date: November 15, 2010
http://www.heraldextra.com/...

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