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Gang membership, violence up in Yuma area (Yuma, AZ): While street gangs are nothing new to the Yuma area, Det. Robby Rosas, of the Yuma Police Department's special gang unit, says the violence associated with them has escalated over the years.
Source: The Yuma Sun    Date: August 4, 2012

Mesa crime keeps falling, now below 1963 levels (Mesa, AZ): Serious crime in Mesa fell 3 percent in the first half of 2012, which police attribute to an aggressive campaign to arrest gang members, career criminals and suspects involved in street-level drug activity.
Source: East Valley Tribune    Date: August 2, 2012

Gang members tied to crimes arrested, police say (Phoenix, AZ): Three alleged gang members suspected of burning a car for insurance and who were possibly involved with a man's murder were booked Thursday afternoon on mulitple charges, authorities said.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: August 2, 2012

MCSO: Inmate plots uncovered to kill Arpaio, rival jailmate (Phoenix, AZ): Three Arizona maximum security inmates were arrested Wednesday on suspicion of devising separate assassination plots that targeted Sheriff Joe Arpaio and a rival jailmate.
Source: KPHO 5 News    Date: July 11, 2012

Police arrest documented gang member after disturbance at Mesa hotel (Mesa, AZ): A documented street gang member was arrested after Mesa police say the man caused a disturbance outside a Mesa motel and threatened officers late Saturday.
Source: East Valley Tribune    Date: July 9, 2012

Driver dies during gang-related shooting (Phoenix, AZ): Phoenix police are looking for two men they said shot and struck the driver of a pickup truck in a gang-related shooting before he was found dead in his truck early Monday.
Source: KPHO 5 News    Date: July 2, 2012

Valley conference focuses on Arizona gangs (Tempe, AZ): Hundreds of men and women with the job of keeping us safe from gang activity joined forces in the Valley this week. Officials from police agencies around the state were looking for ways to keep those gangs from committing crimes in our neighborhoods.
Source: KNXV 15 News    Date: June 7, 2012

Feds: 19 indicted in Fort Apache gang, drug probe (Phoenix, AZ): A federal grand jury has indicted 19 people after a gang and drug enforcement operation on the Fort Apache reservation in northeastern Arizona.
Source: San Antonio Express-News    Date: June 1, 2012

Gang member accused in assault of Mesa police officer (Mesa, AZ): A gang member was arrested on suspicion of assaulting an officer and resisting arrest Saturday in Mesa, police said.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: May 29, 2012

Alleged gang member gets 5-year term for weapon, drug offenses (Bisbee, AZ): A man allegedly involved in the Hollywood criminal street gang was sentenced to serve five years in prison on Thursday in Cochise County Superior Court.
Source: The Herald    Date: May 26, 2012

Two gang members sentenced for Phoenix killing (Phoenix, AZ): Two gang members charged in the killing of a Phoenix man found bound, beaten and stuffed in the trunk of his car have been sentenced to prison.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: May 25, 2012

Chandler mother, sons lead police to major drug ring ( Chandler, AZ): What ended as the multi-agency smashup of an international conspiracy to sell millions of dollars of Mexican narcotics to Arizona prisoners began as the simple probe of a Chandler mom and her sons, police say.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: May 23, 2012

Winslow man indicted after meth lab fire (Phoenix, AZ): A Winslow man has been indicted by a grand jury in Navajo County for his alleged role in a methamphetamine lab that triggered a house fire.
Source: KPHO 5 News    Date: April 19, 2012

Gang member threatened officer (Mesa, AZ): Mesa police arrested one gang member Wednesday on suspicion of threatening to kill an officer and continue to seek a second man.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: April 5, 2012

Suspects arrested in drive-by shooting appear in court (Yuma, AZ): Three alleged gang members arrested Tuesday night after gunfire was exchanged between two vehicles near Kennedy Park were in Yuma Justice Court Wednesday.
Source: The Yuma Sun    Date: April 4, 2012

Gang member accused of assaulting officer (Mesa, AZ): Mesa police arrested a documented gang member today after officers say he refused to identify himself and twice kicked an officer in the leg.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: March 29, 2012

YPD arrests gang member following RV park search (Yuma, AZ) : A Yuma gang member wanted on a felony warrant was arrested Wednesday at the Sun Vista RV Resort after a trailer-to-trailer search by Yuma police, Yuma County Sheriff deputies and Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents.
Source: The Yuma Sun    Date: March 22, 2012

Tempe forum draws a crowd after gang-related shooting (Tempe, AZ): A community meeting in Tempe drew a huge crowd Monday night to talk about the gang-related shootings at a music club earlier this month.
Source: KPHO 5 News    Date: March 13, 2012

Shooting outside Arizona club leaves 14 wounded (Phoenix, AZ): Hundreds of concert-goers waiting outside an Arizona nightclub for a hip-hop show fled in panic as shooting erupted involving three gunmen, leaving at least 14 people wounded. Police arrested one suspect and were hunting two others.
Source: The Boston Globe    Date: March 4, 2012

Yuma police use tear gas to end standoff (Yuma, AZ): A gang member who barricaded himself inside a mobile home and refused to come out Wednesday night finally surrendered after Yuma police fired tear gas into the residence.
Source: The Yuma Sun    Date: February 2, 2012

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