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Belleville murder suspect belongs to gang, police say (Belleville, IL): The suspect in the shooting death of a Belleville teen is a member of the Chicago-based Gangster Disciples street gang, according to police records obtained through the Illinois Freedom of Information Act.
Source: Belleville News-Democrat    Date: July 26, 2010
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16 arrested in gang crackdown by Tulare County Sheriff's Department unit (Tulare County, CA): Tulare County sheriff's deputies arrested 16 people during a crackdown on illegal street gangs late last week.
Source: Visalia Times-Delta    Date: July 26, 2010
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Three arrested in connection with gang killing (Santa Ana, CA): Three suspected Santa Ana gang members have been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old man during a fight in the parking lot of a taqueria, police said.
Source: The Orange County Register    Date: July 26, 2010
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Federal judge sentences two Bennettsville-area gang members (Florence, SC): Two men who authorities say were members of a street gang responsible for violent crimes in Marlboro County and parts of North Carolina were sentenced in federal court Monday.
Source: Morning News    Date: July 26, 2010
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Modesto Police to keep pressure on gangs (Modesto, CA): Modesto police officer Felix Roman heads to work with only one thing on his mind — gangs. Nothing else. It wasn't always this way.
Source: The Modesto Bee    Date: July 25, 2010
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Nashville prosecutors target gang members (Nashville, TN): They went by street names like "Big Screw Loose" and "Psycho." For the past three years, gang members with imposing nicknames like those have been targeted for prosecution by the U.S. Attorney's office in Nashville.
Source: Knoxville News Sentinel    Date: July 25, 2010
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Man gunned down in car in Bayview (San Francisco, CA): An alleged San Francisco gang member was killed early Saturday when his car was riddled with more than a dozen bullets in the Bayview area in what investigators suspect was a gang-related shooting, police said.
Source: San Francisco Chronicle    Date: July 25, 2010
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Growth takes gangs rural, Justice Department warns (Washington, DC): Ten years ago, the only gang problem in Staunton, Va., population 24,000, was the occasional appearance of graffiti. Not anymore. Gang-related drug dealing, beatings, robberies, burglaries, stabbings and even murders are on the rise.
Source: The Tennessean    Date: July 25, 2010
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Bible details gang rules (Bethlehem, PA): As Bethlehem police were investigating a stabbing last year at a Dover Lane home, they came across a backpack with an inch-thick binder stuffed inside.
Source: The Morning Call    Date: July 24, 2010
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Man shot 12 to 15 times in San Francisco's Bayview District (San Francisco, CA): Investigators are searching for suspects in connection with a fatal shooting that took place in San Francisco's Bayview District early this morning, a police spokesman said.
Source: The Mercury News    Date: July 24, 2010
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Gang suspect arrested again (Walterboro, SC): Police arrested an accused gang member on crack cocaine charges Friday just two weeks after he surrendered to state authorities trying to rid this rural county of gang-related violence, police said.
Source: The Post and Courier    Date: July 24, 2010
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Suspected gang members arrested after investigation (Santa Maria, CA): A multi-agency investigation culminated with the arrest of several dozen suspected gang members and their associates with ties to drug trafficking on the Central Coast.
Source: Santa Maria Times    Date: July 24, 2010
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Two shot in 'gang-related' incident in Stanton (Stanton, CA): Two people were shot in a gang-related incident near Cerritos Avenue and Dale Street around 8:50 p.m. on Saturday, authorities said.
Source: The Orange County Register    Date: July 24, 2010
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Federal prosecutors target street gangs in Nashville for indictments (Nashville, TN): They went by street names like "Big Screw Loose" and "Psycho." For the past three years, gang members with imposing nicknames like those have been targeted for prosecution by the U.S. Attorney's office in Nashville.
Source: WREG NewsChannel 3    Date: July 23, 2010
http://www.wreg.com/...

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Rival gangs involved: Shootout wounds three in North Las Vegas (Las Vegas, NV): Trent Carpenter spent most of Thursday morning pouring bleach and scrubbing blood outside his mother's North Las Vegas home.
Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal    Date: July 23, 2010
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Man stabbed in Galt gang fight (Galt, CA): Four teenagers were arrested Wednesday after stabbing an 18-year-old Tracy man during a gang fight in Galt, police said.
Source: Lodi News-Sentinel    Date: July 23, 2010
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Richmond man first to be convicted in San Pablo gang killings (Martinez, CA): A Richmond man is the first to be convicted in Contra Costa County's landmark case targeting members of a street gang who prosecutors say went on a San Pablo killing spree in which victims were arbitrarily gunned down for wearing red.
Source: San Jose Mercury News    Date: July 23, 2010
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25 men charged for drug, weapons crimes (Chicago, IL): What began as an undercover investigation of the Southwest Side’s Two-Six street gang spread to include several other gangs and saw 25 Chicago area men charged with drug and weapons violations, authorities announced this morning.
Source: Chicago Sun-Times    Date: July 23, 2010
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North Las Vegas tries to combat gang problem (Las Vegas, NV): The search is on for suspects who opened fire at a party hitting three people. North Las Vegas Police say around 2 a.m. Thursday, rival gangs got into a fight that led to the shooting near Ann and Decatur.
Source: KLAS 8 News    Date: July 23, 2010
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Gloucester County crime spree linked to gang (Gloucester County, NJ): Five men with alleged ties to the Bloods street gang are responsible for two home invasions in Franklin Township and a home invasion and sexual assault in Monroe Township, authorities said Thursday.
Source: Gloucester County Times    Date: July 23, 2010
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