Gang Activity

San Jose Police Arrest Wanted Suspect After Search Triggers Shelter-In-Place OrderSan Jose police arrested a suspect wanted on a felony warrant in a gang investigation following a search that caused a "shelter-in-place" order to be issued Friday afternoon.
Two Dozen Alleged Gang Members Indicted After Sweeping 'Red October' RaidsTwo dozen alleged associates of the statewide criminal gang Nuestra Familia were indicted in San Jose on March 4 on 34 felony counts following raids by law enforcement last Oct. 30 in the South Bay and Modesto.
Multiple Shots Fired Near Hwy 101 Overpass In San Mateo Believed To Be Gang-RelatedThe Peninsula Avenue overpass in San Mateo reopened following an apparent gang-related shooting, police said Friday evening.
Jail Break-In? California Drug Smugglers Get Arrested To Sneak Narcotics Behind BarsDrug smuggling is up at many California county jails and one reason, sheriffs officials say, is that some parolees are getting arrested just so they can try to sneak narcotics behind bars..
Known Gang Member Shot Dead At Salinas Apartment ComplexPolice are seeking suspect information about a shooter who killed a known gang member at an apartment complex in Salinas late Friday night.
Fremont Man Killed, 2 Women Wounded In East Palo Alto ShootingGunfire in East Palo Alto has killed a 31-year-old man and sent two women to the hospital.
Suspects Flee After Firing Gunshots Into Santa Rosa Home After Midnight SundayOfficers responded around 12:15 a.m. to several reports of shots fired in the 800 block of Bennett Valley Road near Grand Avenue and a vehicle leaving the area afterward.
Early-Morning Brawl Outside Santa Rosa Bar Ends In Stabbing, 2 ArrestsA brawl outside the Chrome Lotus Bar Sunday morning led to a stabbing and two arrests, according to Santa Rosa police.
Long Before Leland Yee Arrest, San Francisco’s Chinatown Has Storied History Of Gang ActivityAuthor Bill Lee, who wrote an expose on San Francisco's Chinatown, "Chinese Playground: A Memoir," said politics has often been tied to criminal activity in the past.
Watsonville Police Investigate Possible Gang-Related ShootingPolice in Watsonville have detained several suspects after a suspected gang-related shooting Saturday evening.
CHP, Sheriff Augment Understaffed Vallejo Police DepartmentDeputies from the Solano County Sheriff’s Office and officers from the California Highway Patrol have been assigned to patrol duty in Vallejo to augment a city police department down to just 85 officers.
Mother And Child Wounded In Menlo Park Drive-By ShootingA mother and toddler were shot and injured in Menlo Park Saturday evening in a possible gang-related drive-by shooting.