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40 charged as Latin Kings in drug-trafficking case, officials say (Chicago, IL): More than three dozen people with ties to the powerful Latin Kings street gang were charged Wednesday in a drug conspiracy case for alleged narcotics trafficking in the Little Village neighborhood on Chicago's Southwest Side, authorities said.
Source: WGN TV News    Date: September 25, 2008

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Fresno police arrest seven in drug, gang activity (Fresno, CA): Police arrested seven Fresno residents Wednesday, culminating a weeklong investigation after complaints from residents in a southwest neighborhood of drug and gang activity, Fresno police officials reported this morning.
Source: Fresno Bee    Date: September 25, 2008

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Reported gang fight leaves three teens wounded (Chicago, IL): Three male teenagers were stabbed Wednesday night during a gang fight in the Southwest Side’s Marquette Park neighborhood.
Source: Chicago Sun-Times    Date: September 25, 2008

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Attack on Woodland boy is likely gang-related (Woodland, CA): A brutal attack on a 13-year-old boy may be linked to a shooting earlier this month, both incidents the result of simmering tensions between street gangs in Woodland, police said.
Source: The Sacramento Bee    Date: September 25, 2008

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Gang-related assault leads to two arrests (Gilroy, CA): Two teenage boys were arrested Tuesday afternoon, accused of taking part in a gang-related beating of a victim in Gilroy.
Source: The Californian    Date: September 25, 2008

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Dinuba plans gang summit (Dinuba, CA): Officials and residents of the north Tulare County city of Dinuba would rather not wait until gang activity gets out of hand before implementing their own version of Step Up, an anti-gang program already making inroads in other area cities and towns, including Visalia.
Source: Visalia Times-Delta    Date: September 25, 2008

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One gang member left to stand alone in 'Zoo' (Colton, CA): All but one member of the Colton City Crips are now banished from "The Zoo." Authorities said Lawrence White...or "40 Glocc," as he's known in the rap world...may have delayed the inevitable.
Source: The Sun    Date: September 25, 2008

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11 caught, 1 sought in anti-gang sweep in NJ (Trenton, NJ): Several people linked to a violent Paterson-based street gang -- reportedly led by a state prison inmate -- are now facing numerous charges.
Source: Daily Record    Date: September 25, 2008

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Deputies police gang member parolees (Salem ,OR): The number of convicted gang members released from jail has increased over the years. That's keeping deputies busy, as they work to make sure gang members follow the rules when they're released from jail or prison.
Source: KPTV FOX 12 News    Date: September 25, 2008

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Sheriff's worker charged with leaking info to gang (Santa Ana, CA): An Orange County 911 operator has been charged with using her position to provide confidential information to a white supremacist gang of which she was a member.
Source: The Mercury News    Date: September 25, 2008

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Mother asks for more prevention at school after gang fight (Las Cruces, NM): A Las Cruces woman found graphic video of a fight at school on her son's cell phone, and he claims gang fights happen all the time.
Source: KFOX News    Date: September 25, 2008

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Federal jury convicts Saginaw gang leader in drug distribution case (Saginaw, MI): The leader of Saginaw's infamous Sunny Side gang is headed to prison. A federal jury in Bay City on Tuesday delivered a guilty verdict for Stanley T. Brazil Jr., 32.
Source: The Saginaw News    Date: September 24, 2008

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Winston-Salem schools discuss gang prevention (Winston-Salem, NC) : The Winston-Salem Forsyth County School System is working to make it easier to punish kids involved in gang-related activity.
Source: WGHP FOX 8 News    Date: September 24, 2008

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Two north Florida gang members convicted in racketeering trial (Tallahassee, FL): Attorney General Bill McCollum has announced that two members of a violent "hybrid" gang in Gadsden County have been convicted by an Orange County jury on criminal charges of racketeering and conspiracy to commit racketeering.
Source: Foster Folly News    Date: September 24, 2008

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Gang leader sentenced to 15 years in prison (Trenton, NJ): The leader of the Gangster Killer Bloods faction of Trenton's violent Bloods street gang was sentenced Monday to 15 years in federal prison for his role in a large-scale drug distribution ring, U.S. Attorney Christopher J. Christie announced.
Source: The Times    Date: September 24, 2008

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Civil injunction targets Colton gang (San Bernardino, CA): A judge on Wednesday granted a preliminary injunction against the Colton City Crips gang, legally banishing them from an apartment complex authorities claim has long hosted their drug sales operation.
Source: The Press-Enterprise    Date: September 24, 2008

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Two teens injured in Lynn shooting (Lynn, MA): Two teenagers were injured yesterday in what police called a gang-related shooting in a neighborhood that has been plagued by violence this year.
Source: The Boston Globe    Date: September 23, 2008

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Police say shooting doesn't mean rising gang violence (El Paso, TX): Police said Monday that Sunday's early morning gang-related shooting at a popular East Side nightclub is not an indication that gang violence is on the rise.
Source: El Paso Times    Date: September 23, 2008

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Man charged with gang activity (Wytheville, VA): Street gangs in Wytheville? Although they’re not releasing many details about their ongoing investigation, town and county police have placed 22 charges against a Wytheville man they say was involved in a violent gang hazing incident that injured at least seven juvenile males between ages 12 and 17.
Source: Wytheville Enterprise    Date: September 23, 2008

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Two men accused of beating an Ocala police officer (Ocala, FL): Two suspected gang members who are accused of beating an Ocala police officer over the weekend were arrested by Marion County sheriff’s detectives Monday night and charged with battery on a law enforcement officer, according to a Sheriff’s Office report.
Source: Ocala Star-Banner    Date: September 23, 2008

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