Gang Activity

(CBS)

San Jose Police Arrest Wanted Suspect After Search Triggers Shelter-In-Place Order

San 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.

05/15/2015

Gang Suspects Indicted

Two Dozen Alleged Gang Members Indicted After Sweeping ‘Red October’ Raids

Two 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.

03/20/2015

Overpass

Multiple Shots Fired Near Hwy 101 Overpass In San Mateo Believed To Be Gang-Related

The Peninsula Avenue overpass in San Mateo reopened following an apparent gang-related shooting, police said Friday evening.

02/13/2015

San Francisco County Jail. (CBS)

Jail Break-In? California Drug Smugglers Get Arrested To Sneak Narcotics Behind Bars

Drug 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..

11/29/2014

Salinas Street View

Known Gang Member Shot Dead At Salinas Apartment Complex

Police are seeking suspect information about a shooter who killed a known gang member at an apartment complex in Salinas late Friday night.

08/16/2014

Fatal Shooting

Fremont Man Killed, 2 Women Wounded In East Palo Alto Shooting

Gunfire in East Palo Alto has killed a 31-year-old man and sent two women to the hospital.

07/27/2014

Police car (Ugurhan Betin)

Suspects Flee After Firing Gunshots Into Santa Rosa Home After Midnight Sunday

Officers 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.

07/20/2014

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Early-Morning Brawl Outside Santa Rosa Bar Ends In Stabbing, 2 Arrests

A brawl outside the Chrome Lotus Bar Sunday morning led to a stabbing and two arrests, according to Santa Rosa police.

05/18/2014

San Francisco's Chinatown neighborhood. (CBS)

Long Before Leland Yee Arrest, San Francisco’s Chinatown Has Storied History Of Gang Activity

Author 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.

03/27/2014

(CBS)

Watsonville Police Investigate Possible Gang-Related Shooting

Police in Watsonville have detained several suspects after a suspected gang-related shooting Saturday evening.

12/15/2013

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