Gang-Related News Articles

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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 and filtered by date and limited to a specific state or Canadian province or territory.


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Cops: Shooting is gang-related (Plains Township, PA): The shooting of a man outside a nightclub in June was an act of retaliation involving two rival gang members, according to charges filed.
Source: The Times Leader    Date: September 25, 2010

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Gilroy: Police investigate gang-related stabbing (Gilroy, CA): Police are investigating a gang-related stabbing in Gilroy Friday night involving a teenage boy. The stabbing occurred around 6 p.m. in the 500 block of Stoney Court, according to police.
Source: San Jose Mercury News    Date: September 25, 2010

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Gang numbers rising (Regina, SK): The number of Saskatchewan-based gang members increased during the past five years -- and more are likely to be recruited unless society starts doing more to help those most at risk, attendees at the 2010 Western Canada Gang Conference were told Friday.
Source: Regina Leader-Post    Date: September 25, 2010

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Vancouver drug gangs move north to Prince George — bringing crack, casualties and chaos (Prince George, BC): Members of the Uniformed Gang Task Force approach a drug addict as they cruise the crack-shack infested neighbourhood known as the Hood.
Source: The Vancouver Sun    Date: September 25, 2010

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More Utahns blame gangs for community ills (Salt Lake City, UT): A growing number of people believe that gangs are a key element of Utah’s crime problem, according a state survey released Thursday.
Source: The Salt Lake Tribune    Date: September 24, 2010

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Cyberspace enlisted in war on area gangs (Houston, TX): The fight against Houston-area gang members moved into cyberspace Thursday, as 15 law enforcement agencies fired up a website to allow citizens to provide anonymous information on gang members.
Source: The Houston Chronicle    Date: September 24, 2010

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Two Tacoma gang members charged in East Side slaying of young woman (Tacoma, WA): They wanted revenge, and they weren’t picky. Members of an East Side gang intended to strike back against another gang for a shooting that had wounded one of the East Siders, Tacoma police and Pierce County prosecutors believe.
Source: The News Tribune    Date: September 24, 2010

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Officer involved shooting in Fresno (Fresno, CA): There was an officer involved shooting early Friday morning in Central Fresno. The incident started around Cedar and Olive Avenues, when a 25-year-old Bulldog gang member on a bicycle was sported by a Fresno Police Officer, who said the man was behaving suspiciously.
Source: KGPE CBS 47 News    Date: September 24, 2010

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Chicago mom killed in gang crossfire (Chicago, IL): A shooting has claimed the life of a Chicago mother. Police say Alexia Teague was caught in gang crossfire.
Source: WLS 7 News    Date: September 24, 2010

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East Valley crimefighting center gets grant (Mesa, AZ): With resources tight and extra dollars a luxury, Southeast Valley law-enforcement agencies are breathing a little easier after being awarded $248,000 toward a joint intelligence-gathering center.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: September 24, 2010

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41 charged with drug and corruption charges in Albany (Albany, NY): Forty-one people face corruption and drug-dealing charges after a seven-month investigation by New York's Organized Crime Task Force.
Source: Times Herald-Record    Date: September 23, 2010

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Arrests target gang on West Side (Buffalo, NY): When gunfire crackles in the night on Buffalo's West Side, police say, they often find members or associates of the notorious Tenth Street gang are behind it.
Source: The Buffalo News    Date: September 23, 2010

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Pair arrested after gang-related shooting in Fremont (Fremont, CA): Two men have been arrested and two others detained for questioning after a daytime gang-related shooting near City Hall, police said.
Source: The Oakland Tribune    Date: September 23, 2010

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More members of BOE street gang arrested in Hall Co. (Gainesville, GA): Two Gainesville men, described by authorities as known gang members, face a number of gang-related charges including spray-painting gang graffiti in four places around town.
Source: AccessNorthGa.com    Date: September 23, 2010

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Attorneys for targets of Ogden gang injunction file motions (Ogden, UT): Attorneys for targets of the pending injunction against Ogden Trece have filed formal motions in response to the attempt to shut down the gang.
Source: Standard-Examiner    Date: September 23, 2010

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Authorities charge 35 in Hartford gang sweep (Hartford, CT): An investigation into neighborhood street gangs operating in Hartford's North End has led to federal drug and weapons charges against 35 people.
Source: The Hartford Courant    Date: September 23, 2010

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28 immigrants with ties to gangs arrested (New Orleans, LA): Twenty-eight people with ties to the MS-13 and Latin Kings gangs were arrested and several will be deported after a three-day operation, immigration officials said.
Source: WDSU News    Date: September 23, 2010

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Southeast Valley police crackdown yields 63 arrests (Mesa, AZ): Thirteen years on the Mesa police force have given Detective Frailan Young a keen sense of the city's criminal underbelly.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: September 23, 2010

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Feds describe gang activity in Brockton (Brockton, MA): A city councilor was surprised that federal law enforcement authorities had stated outright that there are organized gangs in the city of Brockton.
Source: The Enterprise     Date: September 22, 2010

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Deadly robbery angers gangster (Omaha, NE): He's an OG -- an Original Gangster -- who says he lives by a code as timeless as the tattoo singed along his eyebrow. When gang members "put some work in," they go after rival gang bangers, the gang leader said.
Source: Omaha World-Herald    Date: September 22, 2010

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