Gang-Related News Articles
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Gang membership withstands Fresno crackdown (Fresno, CA): A new report highlights a contradiction in local efforts to stop gang violence: Despite years of gang sweeps and other high-profile crackdowns, gang activity shows no sign of waning.
Source: Fresno Bee Date: July 17, 2010
Police, sheriff divided over Fresno gang sweep (Fresno, CA): Most people arrested during the Fresno Police Department's well-publicized gang sweeps never set foot in the county jail, records collected by The Bee suggest.
Source: Fresno Bee Date: July 17, 2010
Four gang members sought on federal charges (Daytona Beach, FL): Authorities are looking for four Daytona Beach gang members wanted on federal drug and weapons charges.
Source: The Miami Herald Date: July 17, 2010
Two suspected Sureños arrested in King City (King City, CA): King City police said officers arrested two violent Sureño gang members Thursday, one of whom they say is a high-ranking member from Mexico.
Source: The Californian Date: July 17, 2010
Colorado 30 men and women gang members arrested (Colorado): In a multi-agency operation, which ended July 16, targeted gang members and associates engaged in organized criminal activity in the Colorado-area law enforcement agencies arrested 30 men and women during the five-day operation targeting foreign-born gang members and their associates.
Source: Examiner Date: July 17, 2010
Gang shooting in alley near Library Park (Manteca, CA): A gang-related shooting in an alley near Library Park in downtown Manteca resulted in the car of an innocent victim being hit as he was driving down Manteca Avenue late Friday afternoon.
Source: Manteca Bulletin Date: July 17, 2010
Police arrest 3 Redding men in gang-related crime (Redding, CA): Two men who allegedly pointed a gun at an occupied car outside a Redding grocery store were arrested Friday evening in what police are calling a gang-related crime.
Source: Redding Record Searchlight Date: July 17, 2010
Gang-related murder goes to Superior Court (Gainesville, GA): The case of an 18-year-old Gainesville man charged with the gang-related death of another man early Sunday has been bound over the Hall County Superior Court.
Source: AccessNorthGa.com Date: July 17, 2010
Five arrested in Long Beach on charges of witness intimidation in gang-related homicide case (Long Beach, FL): Long Beach police have arrested five people on suspicion of intimidating witnesses in a gang-related homicide case, authorities said.
Source: Los Angeles Times Date: July 16, 2010
Hempstead gang member arrested for drive-by shooting on bicycle (Hempstead, NY): An admitted gang member was arrested in connection with a shooting that happened on Thursday afternoon in Roosevelt, police say.
Source: Long Island Press Date: July 16, 2010
Suspect arrested in shooting at Sacramento party (Sacramento, CA): Authorities have arrested a 19-year-old man in connection with a gang-related shooting at a dance party in Sacramento that left one girl dead and another wounded.
Source: San Jose Mercury News Date: July 16, 2010
King City police arrest high ranking gang member (King City, CA): Police say that they have arrested a high ranking member of the violent Sureno street Thursday.
Source: KION 46 News Date: July 16, 2010
Man stabbed in gang-related attack (San Mateo, CA): Four people were arrested Thursday night in the wake of a gang-related attack that sent a Daly City man to the hospital with multiple stab wounds, police said.
Source: San Mateo County Times Date: July 16, 2010
Dunmore police arrest gang member with drugs, gun (Dunmore, PA): Dunmore police on Wednesday arrested an admitted gang member who told officers he was selling drugs to support his pregnant girlfriend. Julius Champluvier Jr., of 209 Franklin St., was charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and possession with the intent to use drug paraphernalia.
Source: The Times-Tribune Date: July 15, 2010
Last gang suspect surrenders (Colleton County, SC): The last of 20 Colleton County gang suspects has surrendered to state agents. Laron Bennett, 23, turned himself over Wednesday morning to the State Law Enforcement Division in Columbia, a spokeswoman said.
Source: The Post and Courier Date: July 15, 2010
Anti-gang coalition forming in Yakima Valley (Yakima, WA): A new anti-gang group is holding its first meeting Saturday in Granger.
Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer Date: July 15, 2010
More anti-gang funds OK'd; Visalia City Council wants half of nonprofit grants for youth intervention (Visalia, CA): Half of the $160,000 that the city of Visalia donates to nonprofit groups each year must go toward anti-gang efforts, the Visalia City Council determined this week.
Source: Visalia Times-Delta Date: July 15, 2010
Teens converge in D.C. to voice concerns about gang violence July 17-22 (Seattle, WA): In a matter of days, about 130 youth from across the country will converge at the nation's capital to push for an end to gang violence.
Source: Christian Newswire Date: July 15, 2010
Trial opens over permanent curbs on W. Sacramento gang (Sacramento, CA): Lawyers gave opening statements Tuesday in a trial to decide if West Sacramento needs an anti-gang injunction to combat the alleged Broderick Boys street gang.
Source: The Sacramento Bee Date: July 14, 2010
Chicago street gangs increasing presence in suburbs (Chicago, IL): A child shot in Mount Prospect this past spring. Nearly two dozen gang members arrested by federal agents in suburbs from Streamwood to Wheeling. Tensions between rival gangs rise at Palatine High School.
Source: NBC Chicago Date: July 14, 2010
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