Gang-Related News Articles
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Men charged with gang murder appear in court (Albany, GA): Graphic testimony in an Albany courtroom gave us insight into the secret and sometimes deadly world of gang initiations.
Source: WALB 10 News Date: October 13, 2009
Fraternity pays a price for a party that got out of hand (Los Angeles, CA): Lambda Phi Epsilon, based off the UCLA campus, was looking for new members. But a fight broke out, people were injured and five have been charged. Now the university is investigating.
Source: Los Angeles Times Date: October 12, 2009
Gang member kills Vineland man (Vineland, NJ): An admitted gang member shot and killed a father of four outside a Center City home after robbing him of a cell phone and a small amount of cash early Saturday morning, police said.
Source: The Daily Journal Date: October 12, 2009
Gang members wanted in grocery store robbery (Alamance County, NC): Deputies are looking for three men accused of robbing a grocery store and a man on Friday.
Source: WFMY News 2 Date: October 12, 2009
Tracy nightclub shooting leaves one dead, six injured (Tracy, CA): Three men have been arrested in a gang-related shooting at a Tracy nightclub that killed one and injured six others.
Source: The Mercury News Date: October 12, 2009
Five suspected gang members arrested (Pasco, WA): Five suspected gang members were arrested Saturday afternoon in Pasco after Franklin County Sheriff's Office deputies smelled marijuana while searching for a separate suspect.
Source: Tri-City Herald Date: October 12, 2009
Man critically injured in Amore's shooting dies (Tracy, CA): The man who was initially listed in critical condition after a shooting on Saturday at a Tracy restaurant has died this morning, police said.
Source: Tracy Press Date: October 12, 2009
Three alleged Terra Bella gang members arrested in Porterville (Porterville, CA): Four men and one juvenile were arrested at 12:20 a.m. on Sunday after officers reportedly discovered live ammunition, a loaded handgun and several spent casings in their vehicle.
Source: The Porterville Recorder Date: October 12, 2009
Yakima police look at ties between two gang slayings (Yakima, WA): Investigators say they are considering whether Yakima's two most recent gang-related homicides are related.
Source: Yakima Herald-Republic Date: October 12, 2009
Crime sweep nets 51 arrests (Glendale, UT): Salt Lake City police gathered gang information, made several prostitution busts, and netted 23 felony arrests in a broad, three-day public safety push in Glendale.
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune Date: October 12, 2009
Arrest made in Youth Services Center shooting (Seattle, WA): Police have arrested a Seattle man suspected in an August shooting in the parking lot of the King County Youth Service Center.
Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer Date: October 12, 2009
Yakima gang shooting kills one, hurts teen (Yakima, WA): A 20-year-old Yakima man was killed and a 16-year-old Utah boy injured in a gang shooting early Saturday, police said.
Source: The Seattle Times Date: October 11, 2009
Two hurt in service station shooting (Trenton, NJ): A Bloods gang member was one of two men wounded in a shooting early yesterday at a city gas station, police said.
Source: The Times Date: October 10, 2009
Second gang bust in Queens carwash slay (Cambria Heights, NY): A second teen gang member has been busted in last week's carwash shootout that killed a 13-year-old bystander, authorities said yesterday.
Source: New York Post Date: October 10, 2009
Police arrest suspected gang member in San Mateo who allegedly shot man in the head (San Mateo, CA): Police arrested Thursday night a suspected Norteno gang member who shot another man in the head during a fight in South San Francisco this spring, authorities said Friday.
Source: The Oakland Tribune Date: October 9, 2009
San Bernardino man accused of storing rounds for gang (San Bernardino, CA): A San Bernardino man appeared today in Superior Court on charges that he stored ammunition for a Westside street gang that authorities say was planning to kill a "dropout" member.
Source: The Sun Date: October 9, 2009
13-year-old El Monte boy brings guns to school after racial harassment by street gang (El Monte, CA): A 13-year-old black child who was being harassed by Latino gang members was arrested after he brought loaded guns to school to defend himself, police said.
Source: Pasadena Star-News Date: October 9, 2009
Jail for suspects caught in gang sweep (Merced, CA): Eleven out of 15 people arrested as part of a Merced Multi-Agency Gang Task Force investigation targeting the Merced Gangster Crips street gang have pleaded no contest to a long list of crimes.
Source: Merced Sun-Star Date: October 8, 2009
11 Ballou students arrested in gang feud (Washington, DC): Nearly a dozen youths were arrested Wednesday morning at Ballou High School in Anacostia after an ongoing feud between street gangs spilled into the building.
Source: The Washington Times Date: October 8, 2009
Campion releases new plan for gang crime, police misconduct (St. Paul, MN): Minnesota Public Safety Commissioner Michael Campion laid out his plans at the Capitol on Wednesday for new and potentially improved efforts to fight gang crime.
Source: Minnesota Public Radio Date: October 8, 2009
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