Oakland Police Suspect Gang Violence May Be Behind Surge In HomicidesPolice in Oakland are linking at least some if not most of a recent surge in gun violence in the city to conflicts among gangs and groups.
Alleged Richmond Gang Members Arrested For Violent Crime Spree: Attempted Murders, Carjackings; Home InvasionsEight alleged members of a violent street gang, wanted in associated with a litany of crimes in Richmond and elsewhere in Contra Costa County, have been arrested after a complex, multi-agency investigation that began in February, federal and local authorities announced Thursday.
Two Fairfield Men Wounded In Possible Gang ShootingTwo men in their 20s were wounded Friday evening in what authorities believe may have been a gang-related shooting in a Fairfield neighborhood, authorities said.
Victim Dies Of Injuries From San Mateo Gang Shooting In Which Husband, Wife Are AccusedOne of two people shot in San Mateo in what police call a gang-related shooting has died of his injuries, according to police.
Husband, Wife Arrested In San Mateo Gang Shooting; 2 Injured, 1 CriticallyA husband and wife have been arrested in a gang-related shooting in San Mateo that left two people injured, including one in critical condition.
Feds Announce Indictments In San Francisco Mission District Spree Of MS-13 Gang ViolenceFederal prosecutors announced the grand jury indictment of 17 alleged MS-13 gang members and their associates Friday for a reign of terror on San Francisco streets that included a series of vicious assaults and other crimes.
Santa Cruz MS-13 Gang Leader Pleads Guilty To Federal Murder Conspiracy ChargesA notorious MS-13 gang leader in Santa Cruz has leaded guilty to racketeering conspiracy and conspiracy to commit murder and extortion charges and faces 27 years in federal prison, authorities announced Friday.
Four Robbery Suspects Arrested In Early Morning Oakland RaidsFour robbery suspects were arrested and several weapons recovered early Tuesday in a series of raids by Oakland police, authorities said.
Mongolian Boys Society Gang Members Face Possible Death Sentences In Fresno Mass ShootingFour members of the notorious Mongolian Boys Society Gang have been charged with special circumstances murder in a Fresno mass shooting that left four dead and 12 others injured, prosecutors said.
East Bay Gang War: Last 2 Of 15 Defendants Plead No Contest To Attempted MurderOn Wednesday, the last two defendants in the "Operation Omega Red" case pleaded no contest to charges of attempted murder with gang-related enhancements, the last of 15 defendants in a case involving a gang war between Nortenos and Surenos in central and eastern Contra Costa.
Contra Costa County Norteno Gang Crackdown Ends With 15 ConvictionsA Contra Costa County gang crackdown, launched in 2016 and targeting violent Norteno gang members and their associates, has resulted in 15 individuals being convicted of felony offenses including attempted murder, transporting weapons and selling drugs, prosecutors announced Wednesday.