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Police blame gangs as two slain and three wounded in Toronto shooting (Toronto, ON): A downtown Toronto shooting that left two people dead and sent three to hospital is tied to gangs and should not raise the anxieties of city residents, said Mayor John Tory in a statement Sunday.
Source: The Globe and Mail    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/...

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'We own Brown street:' Gang member who claims neighborhood goes to prison (Grand Rapids, MI): A man who allegedly declared that his gang, the Madison Avenue Boys, owned a Southeast Side neighborhood has been sent to prison for eight years and two months for being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Source: MLive    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.mlive.com/...

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Death of 5-year-old the result of a gang-retaliation attempt, document indicates (Janesville, WI): The story of the death of Austin Ramos Jr. reads like 1920s gangland Chicago, with shots fired at one moving car from another.
Source: Janesville Gazette    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.gazettextra.com/...

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Re-trial underway for gang members accused of killing Cpt. Kevin Quick (Roanoke, VA): A re-trial for six reputed gang members accused of murdering an auxiliary police captain is underway in Roanoke.
Source: WTVR CBS 6 News    Date: February 1, 2016
http://wtvr.com/...

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Alleged gang members accused of 2014 gunshot slaying to get new trial date, judge (Vacaville, CA): A May jury trial for two men accused of the 2014 gunshot slaying of a 16-year-old Fairfield girl will likely be rescheduled over witness availability issues and a new judge being assigned to the case.
Source: The Reporter    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.thereporter.com/...

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Teen shooter found guilty for killing innocent man on bus (Brooklyn, NY): A teenaged Brooklyn gang-banger was found guilty Monday in the shooting death of an innocent bystander on a Brooklyn bus in 2014.
Source: New York Post    Date: February 1, 2016
http://nypost.com/...

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Police investigating armed robbery in Columbus County with alleged gang relations (Chadbourn, NC): Police in one Columbus County town are investigating an armed robbery that has potential gang relations.
Source: WECT 6 News    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.wect.com/...

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Bethlehem shootings involved rival gang members, police say (Bethlehem, PA): A dispute over a girl involving rival gang members led to a shooting Saturday in Bethlehem that left two teens wounded, city police said.
Source: Lehighvalleylive.com    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/...

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For running down gang rivals, man gets up to 8 years in prison (Bethlehem, PA): A 22-year-old man used his car to run down two rival gang members in the street last summer in Bethlehem, critically injuring one of them.
Source: The Morning Call    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.mcall.com/...

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Purported Calgary gangster Billy Ly accused of stabbing rival, attempted murder trial told (Calgary, AB): Moments after leaving a Beltline grocery store, purported gang leader Nick Chan was attacked and repeatedly stabbed, an attempted murder trial heard Monday.
Source: Calgary Sun    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.calgarysun.com/...

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Long Beach Police Seek Help in Finding Suspect(s) Linked to Gang-Related Graffiti at Memorial Park (Long Beach, CA): Long Beach police are seeking the public’s help in finding the suspect or suspects responsible for gang-related graffiti at Daryle Black Memorial Park on Saturday, officials stated.
Source: Long Beach Post    Date: February 1, 2016
http://lbpost.com/...

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City mourns 22-month-old boy at community vigil (Jacksonville, FL): Local law enforcement, along with city and faith leaders said it’s time to end the violence in Jacksonville following a violent week leading to a string of senseless deaths.
Source: WJXT News4Jax    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.news4jax.com/...

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Longview religious leaders, city officials meet to discuss gang activity (Longview, TX): Religious leaders in Longview met with city officials Monday afternoon over concerns about the increasing amount of violence in their area.
Source: KLTV 7 News    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.kltv.com/...

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Police look to battle 'hot spots' for crime with violence reduction strategy (Cincinnati, OH): There are signs of hope in parts of Avondale after the new crime-fighting strategy was unveiled by Cincinnati police Monday.
Source: WLWT 5 News    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.wlwt.com/...

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Man goes from life of violence to empowering youth (Wilmington, NC): Many feel that youth violence is on the rise in the Port City.
Source: WECT 6 News    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.wect.com/...

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Three arrested in shootout in South Valley (Albuquerque, NM): Deputies responding to what they said was a violent Mexican gang shootout in the South Valley over the weekend found something straight out of an action movie.
Source: Albuquerque Journal    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.abqjournal.com/...

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Detroit's Most Wanted: Gang leader Kenneth Smith cut his tether, now on the run (Detroit, MI): A Detroit gang leader cuts his tether and flees after his former cohorts turn on him in federal court.
Source: WXYZ Channel 7 News    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.wxyz.com/...

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Hold Out Latin King Gang Member Pleads Guilty (Miami, FL): A member of one of South Florida’s most violent gangs, who was arrested last year in a round up that included nearly two dozen of his fellow gang members, has entered a plea.
Source: CBS Miami     Date: February 1, 2016
http://miami.cbslocal.com/...

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Gang turf war between FOB and FK at centre of Billy Ly trial in Calgary (Calgary, AB): Purported Calgary gang leader Nick Chan was attacked and repeatedly stabbed as he left a city organic food store, court was told Monday.
Source: Calgary Herald    Date: February 1, 2016
http://calgaryherald.com/...

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Chicago records 51 homicides in January, highest toll since 2000 (Chicago, IL): The nation's third largest city recorded 51 homicides in January, the highest toll for the month since at least 2000.
Source: WTSP 10 News    Date: February 1, 2016
http://www.wtsp.com/...

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