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

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Activists Oppose Propose Injunction Against Oakland Gang Members

Community activists Thursday criticized Oakland City Attorney John Russo’s bid to seek an injunction against 41 alleged members of the Nortenos gang, saying that it would result in racial profiling of young Latino men.

CBS San Francisco–11/11/2010

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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.


Officer Todd Young. (Fremont Police Dept.)

3rd Person Charged In Fremont Officer Shooting

A third suspect was to be arraigned Monday in connection with the shooting of a Fremont police officer in Oakland three weeks ago.

CBS San Francisco–09/20/2010

Judge Bans Norteno Gang Activity from Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) _ A Solano County judge has permanently barred the Nortenos street gang from the city of Fairfield.