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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
http://www.svherald.com/...

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
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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
http://www.azcentral.com/...

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
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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
http://www.azcentral.com/...

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
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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
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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
http://www.yumasun.com/...

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
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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
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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
http://www.yumasun.com/...

Gang member arrested in assault on officer (Mesa, AZ): A gang member on supervised probation for several prior felonies has been arrested for allegedly assaulting a Mesa police officer.
Source: KPHO 5 News    Date: January 16, 2012
http://www.kpho.com/...

Police and Explorers clean up gang graffiti (Yuma, AZ): Cocopah Tribal Police Explorers invited their counterparts in other local law enforcement agencies to help stamp out graffiti over the weekend.
Source: The Yuma Sun    Date: January 10, 2012
http://www.yumasun.com/...

Border Patrol agents find 952 pounds of pot, gang member in desert (Tucson, AZ): Border Patrol agents at the Casa Grande Station found nearly half a million dollars worth of marijuana abandoned in the desert Sunday, and also apprehended a Guatemalan man who admitted to being in a dangerous criminal gang.
Source: KVOA 4 News    Date: January 9, 2012
http://www.kvoa.com/...

Gang member charged in attack on Mesa man near mall (Mesa, AZ) : Mesa police have arrested a Phoenix gang member in connecting with the beating of a Mesa man near Fiesta Mall last month.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: January 6, 2012
http://www.azcentral.com/...

Police: Gang member threatens Mesa officer (Mesa, AZ): A documented gang member who was arrested on suspicion of drug possession Thursday knocked down two Mesa officers trying to restrain him and threatened the arresting officer and his family, according to court documents.
Source: The Arizona Republic    Date: January 5, 2012
http://www.azcentral.com/...

Shooting victim's sister speaks; warns of gang activity (Tucson, AZ): Police are still searching for the people involved in a shooting that killed 18-year-old Christian Gauna-Castillo, and left another person wounded. Police say the violence was targeted and gang-related.
Source: KGUN 9 News    Date: December 23, 2011
http://www.kgun9.com/...

BP agents save woman from cold, arrest 2 gang members over weekend (Tucson, AZ): Over the weekend, Border Patrol agents in Southern Arizona arrested a 15-year-old and a man with known affiliations to two Mexican gangs, and rescued a woman suffering from cold weather exposure.
Source: KVOA 4 News    Date: December 5, 2011
http://www.kvoa.com/...

Gang member arrested in 2010 murder (Phoenix, AZ): Police are announcing the arrest of suspect in the August 2010 murder of a 17-year-old boy. Devonte Mitchell, 18, is facing second degree murder and aggravated assault charges.
Source: KSAZ FOX 10 News    Date: November 30, 2011
http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/...

MCSO: Gang member sought in Guadalupe shooting (Phoenix, AZ): Maricopa County sheriff's detectives have identified a gang member behind a shooting Wednesday in Guadalupe.
Source: KPHO 5 News    Date: November 29, 2011
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