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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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Fairfield gang member sentenced for botched shooting that killed fellow member (Solano County, CA): The last of three co-defendants in a 2015 gang-related gunshot slaying in Fairfield was sentenced in Solano County Superior Court Monday.
Source: The Reporter    Date: August 21, 2017

Reputed LA gang member faces 46 charges for allegedly firing at SWAT, wounding police dog (Los Angeles, CA): A reputed gang member who allegedly opened fire on SWAT officers during a search in South Los Angeles, shooting one officer in the helmet and wounding a police dog, pleaded not guilty today to nearly four dozen felonies.
Source: Los Angeles Daily News    Date: August 21, 2017

DA going after the ‘big fish’ in drug cartels and helping young people avoid a life of crime (Riverside County, CA): Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin does more than send bad guys to jail. Since taking office in 2015, he has created programs to fight organized crime and to help stop young offenders from becoming lifelong criminals.
Source: Record Gazette    Date: August 17, 2017

Richmond gang leader sentenced in 2012 murder case (Martinez, CA): A man convicted of ordering a gang-related shooting death received a prison sentence of 45 years to life Friday, authorities said.
Source: East Bay Times    Date: August 14, 2017

Gang Allegations Added To Murder Charge In Canyon Country Shooting (Canyon County, CA): Prosecutors filed murder charges in court Monday against two suspects accused in the shooting death of Ivan Solis in Canyon Country.
Source: KHTS AM 1220 News    Date: August 14, 2017

Three arrested during Oxnard gang enforcement operation (Oxnard, CA): Three people were arrested Sunday evening during a gang enforcement operation in Oxnard in which police officers said they found a weapon and illegal drugs.
Source: Ventura County Star    Date: August 14, 2017

2 Arrested In Connection With Watsonville Shooting (Watsonville, CA): Police in Watsonville have arrested two people in connection with a shooting that sent one person to the hospital Friday.
Source: WatsonvillePatch    Date: August 14, 2017

Man sentenced to death for two gang-related murders (Los Angeles County, CA): A Norwalk gang member was sentenced to death after being convicted of two 2009 murders and two attempted murders.
Source: Los Angeles Times    Date: August 13, 2017

Documented gang member arrested in Redlands in shooting of 12-year-old Victorville girl (San Bernardino County, CA): A 26-year-old documented gang member accused in the shooting death of a 12-year-old girl in Victorville was arrested in Redlands on Thursday night, sheriff’s officials said Friday morning.
Source: The Sun    Date: August 11, 2017

Gang Member Arrested In Killing Of Victorville Girl; Victim’s Mother Accused Of Threatening Suspect (Victorville, CA): A 26-year-old gang member has been arrested on murder charges in the shooting death of 12-year-old Makiya Walls in Victorville.
Source: CBS Los Angeles    Date: August 11, 2017

23-Month-Old Baby Gunned Down: Gang Members Plead Guilty (Oakland, CA): Two men affiliated with a West Oakland gang have pleaded guilty in federal court in Oakland to conducting a gunfire attack that killed a 23-month-old boy in 2011.
Source: Alameda Patch    Date: August 11, 2017

Gang member arrested in deadly Reseda sidewalk shooting (Reseda, CA): A suspect has been arrested in the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old man on a sidewalk in Reseda early Monday, authorities said.
Source: Los Angeles Daily News    Date: August 10, 2017

115 arrest warrants issued in ATF operation in Bay Area (San Francisco, CA): In what was billed as the largest operation, as counted by arrest warrants, in the history of the federal agency that oversees the nation’s gun laws, more than 75 people were arrested around the Bay Area, authorities said Thursday
Source: San Francisco Chronicle    Date: August 10, 2017

Suspect wanted in apparent gang shooting at San Miguel house (San Luis Obispo, CA): A San Luis Obispo Superior Court judge Thursday issued a $960,000 warrant for a man suspected of being involved in a June 5 gang-related shooting in San Miguel.
Source: The Tribune    Date: August 10, 2017

2 get prison terms in deadly Fairfield shooting (Fairfield, CA): Two men who pleaded no contest in connection with a July 2015 deadly shooting at a Phoenix Drive apartment complex were sentenced Monday.
Source: Daily Republic    Date: August 9, 2017

Los Angeles street gang 'shot caller' sentenced to 15 years (Los Angeles, CA): A leader of a notorious Los Angeles street gang has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to federal racketeering and drug trafficking charges.
Source: The Bakersfield Californian    Date: August 9, 2017

Gang member murder suspect back in court (Solano County, CA): A Fairfield gang member charged with murder was back Wednesday in Solano County Superior Court for another readiness conference and trial date setting.
Source: Times-Herald    Date: August 9, 2017

Third person arrested in connection to fatal Valley Center shooting of documented gang member (Vista, CA): A third person has been arrested on suspicion of taking part in the slaying of a 29-year-old man in front of Valley Center Library last winter, authorities reported Thursday.
Source: KUSI News    Date: August 9, 2017

Suspect in gang-related homicide accepts deal (Novato, CA): In court last week, a getaway driver became the second person to accept a plea deal in the 2016 alleged gang-related killing of a Novato teenager.
Source: Novato Advance    Date: August 8, 2017

Boyle Heights gang “shot-caller” sentenced to prison on racketeering charges (Boyle Heights, CA): One of the leaders of the Hazard street gang has been sentenced to 15 years in prison as part of a racketeering investigation into the gang, which officials say is responsible for much of the crime in and around the Ramona Gardens housing project.
Source: The Eastsider    Date: August 8, 2017

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