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Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, in 2006. (CBS)

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow Arrest In San Francisco Brings New Spotlight On Notorious Past

A series of FBI raids in the Bay Area and Sacramento targeting corruption and gang activity netted the arrest of one San Francisco’s most infamous criminals who in recent years worked to distance himself from his notorious past. Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow is a former member of a Chinatown street gang and later a member of a Hong Kong-based triad.

03/26/2014

California Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg speaks during a session of the California State Senate. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

State Senate Leader Calls For Leland Yee To Resign Over Corruption Indictments

At a news conference Wednesday, Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg of Sacramento warned that fellow Democrats will immediately suspend the San Francisco Democrat unless he steps down.

03/26/2014

Leland Yee

Leland Yee Corruption Indictment Stuns Lawmakers

On Wednesday, there is widespread shock about Leland Yee’s arrest, and how much he may have been hiding.

03/26/2014

Bullet shells (CBS)

Watsonville: Suspected Gang Member Shoots 13-Year-Old Boy In The Head

Watsonville police officers learned that a group of males believed to be gang members apparently approached a 13-year-old boy and shot him in the head without provocation

02/15/2014

(CBS)

3 Hurt In Santa Rosa Gang Fight

Three people were injured Sunday afternoon in an apparent gang fight near West Ninth Street and Rockwell Place, according to Santa Rosa police.

01/06/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

Teen Killed In Possible San Jose Gang Shooting

An 18-year-old man who was killed in a possible gang-related shooting in East San Jose on Saturday has been identified by police as Pedro Dado Cortez.

11/26/2013

(East Palo Alto Police)

E. Palo Alto Teen With Gang Connections Arrested For Weapons Possession

A 16-year-old with gang affiliations was arrested in East Palo Alto earlier this week with a stolen shotgun, a loaded semi-automatic handgun, an assault rifle, numerous firearm ammunition magazines.

11/02/2013

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

San Jose Holding Town Hall Meetings On Gang Violence Prevention

The forums, which will take place over the next several weeks, will give residents the chance to air their concerns about the violence and advise the city about how to stem gang activity in their neighborhoods, according to Mario Maciel, spokesman for the Mayor’s Gang Prevention Task Force.

10/21/2013

Authorities on the scene of a triple-shooting at the Hoang Hon Bar and Restaurant on Alum Rock Avenue in San Jose on August 19, 2013. (CBS)

San Jose Vietnamese Restaurant Shooting Victim Dies

One of three men who were shot at a Vietnamese restaurant in San Jose on Monday night died early Tuesday morning, a police spokesman said.

08/20/2013

(CBS)

3 Dead, 4 Others Shot During Brawl At Salinas Taco Shop

A 21-year-old man was arrested Monday on suspicion of opening fire outside a Salinas taco shop during a pre-dawn gang brawl, killing three people and injuring four others in the city that has seen 10 killings in 12 days.

08/05/2013

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