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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

Police at a San Jose crime scene.  (CBS)

Five Teens, The Youngest 14, Charged With Murder in San Jose Drive-By

Five teens, ranging in age from 14 to 17, face murder charges in the drive-by death of a 20 year old man in San Jose earlier this month. Police say the crime was gang related.

03/13/2015

Johnell Carter (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

$3,000 Reward Offered In Case Of Escaped Suspected Child Molester In San Jose

A $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a suspected child molester who escaped custody in San Jose.

03/12/2015

Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

16 Arrested In Oakland Gang Violence Crackdown

Oakland police and other law enforcement agencies made another attempt at reducing gang violence Thursday by arresting 16 people they said are involved in two East Oakland gangs.

03/05/2015

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11-Year Old Boy Discovers Loaded Gun While Walking To San Leandro School; Gang Member Arrested

An 11-year-old boy’s discovery of a loaded gun while he was walking to school in San Leandro led to the arrest of an alleged gang member for a shooting outside a bar last week, police said.

02/18/2015

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14-Year Old Injured In Gang Shooting In Santa Rosa

A 14-year-old boy was injured in a gang-motivated shooting on a downtown trail Tuesday night, Santa Rosa police said Wednesday.

12/24/2014

Police at the scene of a fatal shooting in Richmond in  the area of South 35th Street and Wall Avenue.

COMMENTARY: 6 Shot, 1 Dead, 0 Arrested — What Is Wrong In Richmond?

Richmond could be a vibrant community, once you get past the cracked sidewalks, boarded up windows, broken streets, industrial eye sores and graffiti. It has had incredible success stopping crime, but with six shootings in one week, that success is slipping. What are your solutions?

11/13/2014

Daniel Chavez, Antonio Chavez, and Jesse Hernandez were arrested in connection with the 'Point Break' bank robberies. (Source: SJPD)

‘Point Break’ Bank Robbery Suspects Arrested In Connection With San Jose, Campbell Heists

Members of a sophisticated crew dubbed “Point Break,” suspected in bank robberies in San Jose and Campbell, were arrested Tuesday in a joint operation by law enforcement agencies in four counties, a San Jose police spokeswoman said.

10/21/2014

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Santa Rosa Runaway Teen Arrested In Connection With Fight At In-And-Out Parking Lot

A 17-year-old children’s shelter runaway was arrested in connection with a fight in the parking lot of an In-N-Out in Santa Rosa that left one man seriously injured early Saturday morning.

08/09/2014

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Alleged Gang Member Stabbed In Fremont High School Parking Lot Fight

An alleged gang member was stabbed in a Fremont high school parking lot Wednesday night but appears to have started the fight, a police spokeswoman said Thursday.

08/07/2014

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