Gangs

Police Investigation

U.S. Marshals Arrest 137 In Bay Area Over 6 Weeks In Fugitive, Gang Sweep

The U.S. Marshals Service arrested 137 alleged violent fugitives and gang members throughout the Bay Area as part of a nationwide sweep over the last six weeks, U.S. Marshals officials announced Thursday.

04/16/2015

Police Investigation

Man Killed, Another Wounded In Salinas Early-Morning Shooting

Police in Salinas are investigating a shooting Saturday morning that killed one person and sent another to the hospital.

03/14/2015

Crime Scene

Violent Oakland Gang Suspected Of Following San Leandro Police Officers To Their Homes

Bay Area police officers may now be the target of one of Oakland’s most violent street gangs. Authorities said gang members have even tracked officers to their homes.

03/06/2015

An Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Dropping Controversial Gang Injunction; Included Curfew, Banned Wearing Certain Colors

Oakland’s city attorney confirmed that they are dropping its controversial gang injunction with police chief Sean Whent in favor of the move. Alleged members

03/06/2015

Hillside Apartments in Oakland.

Complaints Of Gangs, Bedbugs, Blight Lead To Promised Upgrades At Oakland’s Hillside Complex

Hillside Apartments have been called the worst in Oakland. Neighbors have a nickname for the complex: Killside Prison.

02/27/2015

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Number Of Teens Tried As Adults Skyrocketing In Santa Clara County

A 14-year-old San Jose gang member could spend life in prison if convicted of attempted murder. He is among the growing number of teens who are being tried as adults.

02/17/2015

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13-Year-Old Concord Boy Recovering After Being Shot At, Stabbed When 2 Men Ask If He’s In A Gang

A 13-year old Concord boy is hospitalized in stable condition after he was stabbed several times when two men pulled up in a car where the boy and a friend were walking and demanded to know if he was in a gang.

01/09/2015

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Santa Rosa Police Arrest 5 High School Students In Alleged Gang-Related Assault

Police have arrested five students on multiple offenses related to the assault of another student at Montgomery High School, police said Thursday.

01/09/2015

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

Paul George Gomez is accused of stabbing a teen at Marijane Hamann Park in San Jose on September 9, 2014. (San Jose Police Department)

Arrest Made In Gang-Related Stabbing Of Teen In San Jose Park

A 20-year-old San Jose man was arrested Saturday in the allegedly gang-related stabbing earlier this month of a 16-year-old boy, a San Jose police spokeswoman said.

09/22/2014

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