Norteno Gang

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.


San Jose Police on the scene of a fatal stabbing inside a Safeway store on Story Road on August 21, 2012. (CBS)

San Jose Police Redeploys Officers Amid Increasing Violence

The San Jose Police Department is redeploying officers and freeing up other staff in order to increase police presence on the streets after eight homicides in 11 days.


Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

Judge Remains Undecided On Oakland Gang Injunction

For the second time in as many weeks, an Alameda County judge on Wednesday didn’t decide whether to grant a preliminary injunction that would prohibit 40 suspected gang members from gathering in an east Oakland neighborhood.

CBS San Francisco–02/23/2011

Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

No Ruling Issued On Oakland Gang Injunction

The hearing has been continued until next Wednesday afternoon following more than two hours of testimony on Wednesday.



Seven Suspected Gang Members Arrested In Gilroy

Gilroy police arrested seven suspected members of the Norteno gang over the last three days.

CBS San Francisco–01/25/2011

gang crackdown

Gang Crackdown Pays Off In Watsonville

Aggressive police work and community involvement have led to a significant downturn in gang violence within the last 10 months, according to Watsonville Police.


An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Oakland Seeks Another Gang Injunction

Oakland city officials on Wednesday announced they are seeking an injunction against dozens of members of a street gang they said is terrorizing the community.