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Welcome to the Gang-Related News Articles page. This page provides a list of articles pertaining to gangs and gang-related activities from various U.S. and Canadian news sources. A link to the source of each article is provided. The list of articles can be refined by date and limited to a specific state or Canadian province or territory using the control below.

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Neb. gang raids yield 12 arrests, promises of more (Grand Island, NE): A massive central Nebraska raid may have decapitated a violent gang, but officials say they have no plans to let up and allow the group to thrive again in the Plains manufacturing and retail hub of Grand Island.
Source: The Washington Post    Date: November 19, 2010

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Stopping gang violence thrust into spotlight (Norwalk, CT): A cross section of Norwalk residents and officials sat down at City Hall on Thursday night to tackle the problem of gang violence.
Source: The Hour    Date: November 19, 2010

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Neighbors of Pier Park surprised by allegations of gang activity (Grand Island, NE): Stephanie Schulte sees Pier Park nearly every day. As the principal of Dodge Elementary School across the street, she watches families play on the playground, people walking around the hike-and-bike trail and a lot of teams playing sports.
Source: The Grand Island Independent    Date: November 19, 2010

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Police target gang activity (Saskatoon, SK): Saskatoon's proposed police budget for 2011 is bare-bones and will continue to address a growing gang problem in the city, says Mayor Don Atchison
Source: The StarPhoenix    Date: November 18, 2010

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Drug bust arrests 21 (New Haven, CT): Federal and local law enforcement dismantled a large regional drug-trafficking organization based in New Haven on Tuesday, confiscating one kilogram of powder cocaine and arresting 21 suspects.
Source: Yale Daily News    Date: November 18, 2010

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Police probing gang-related shooting; arrest made (Barnesville, GA): BPD investigators have released some information about an alleged gang-related shooting at an apartment complex off Veterans Parkway Wednesday night.
Source: The Gerald-Gazette    Date: November 18, 2010

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Four students arrested in fight at Reno high school (Reno, NV): Four students were arrested Thursday morning in connection with a gang-related fight at Damonte Ranch High School in Reno.
Source: KLAS 8 News    Date: November 18, 2010

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Keving Chief announces plan to target gang leaders (Winnipeg, MB): Joined by local parents concerned about the growing influence of gangs in their community Kevin Chief, the NDP candidate in the November 29 Winnipeg North by-election, today unveiled his plan to crack down on crime.
Source: The First Perspective    Date: November 18, 2010

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Commission supports anti-gang bill from AG (Yakima, WA): The Yakima County Gang Commission is backing a bill proposed by state Attorney General Rob McKenna to combat gang crime.
Source: Yakima Herald-Republic    Date: November 18, 2010

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500 Gang members in Howard County, police say (Columbia, MD): They are Crips and Bloods and Vatos Locos, among others. They are gangs and gang members in Howard County. They are in villages, in schools, in the mall.
Source: Columbia Patch    Date: November 18, 2010

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Boy, 14, fatally shot in Long Beach home (Long Beach, CA): The bullet that killed a 14-year-old boy in his North Long Beach home Wednesday night may have been meant for an adult family member with gang ties who had lived at the residence, police said Thursday.
Source: Press-Telegram    Date: November 18, 2010

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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