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Gang-related

Richmond Police Cruiser, patrol car

Trial Begins For Alleged Ringleader Of ’08 Richmond Gang Rape, Hate Crime

A woman who was beaten, gang-raped and taunted about her sexual orientation in Richmond more than five years ago appeared in a Martinez courtroom Tuesday to recount harrowing details of the attack after opening statements in the trial against her alleged main attacker.

12/03/2013

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5 Arrested In 2012 Fatal Shooting Of Santa Cruz Boy

Santa Cruz police said five suspects were arrested Saturday in the gang-related, drive-by shooting death last year of a 12-year-old boy associated with the Sureno street gang.

10/14/2013

San Jose Police Car (CBS)

San Jose Touts Success Of Gang Suppression Program

The San Jose Police Department said Monday that a program implemented this summer to reduce gang-related crime has led to an overall 20 percent reduction in crime from last year.

09/17/2013

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

San Jose Teen Wounded In Gang-Related Assault

Several male teens assaulted another male teen Sunday in a suspected gang-related robbery attempt in East San Jose during the first weekend of an anti-gang program by San Jose police, a spokesman said Monday.

06/24/2013

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

San Jose Man Hospitalized In Suspected Gang Shooting

A man was shot near an East San Jose elementary school early Friday evening and after-school programs there are on lockdown, police said.

05/31/2013

East Palo Alto police on the scene of a drive-by shooting near the McDonald's on Bay Road and University Avenue on May 5, 2013. (CBS)

East Palo Alto Chief Says Drive-By Shooting Victims Targeted

East Palo Alto Police Chief Ron Davis today called the shooting of five people at a bus stop on Sunday afternoon “a cowardly act” and vowed to find those responsible.

05/06/2013

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Man Found Shot In San Mateo Likely Wounded In Salinas Gang Fight

A shooting victim who was found early Tuesday morning near a Denny’s restaurant in San Mateo was likely wounded in a gang-related shooting in Salinas on Monday evening, a Salinas police spokesman said.

03/26/2013

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6 Arrested At Slain Gang Member’s Funeral In Fremont

Six people were arrested at a gang member’s funeral in Fremont Wednesday afternoon, a Fremont police spokeswoman said.

11/29/2012

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Teen Stabbed During Gang-Related Fight Near Sonoma

An 18-year-old victim was assaulted in a gang-related stabbing Monday night in Sonoma County, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.

10/23/2012

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

Rising Crime Rate In San Jose Worries Faith Leaders

Faith leaders in San Jose expressed concerns over the city’s rising crime rate, following two homicides on Wednesday night.

10/04/2012

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