Salinas Norteño Gang Members Charged With Forming 'Murder Squad' A federal grand jury has returned murder charges against two members for the notorious Norteño gang who allegedly created a 'murder squad' to track down and kill their rivals.
Two Dozen Alleged Gang Members Indicted After Sweeping 'Red October' RaidsTwo 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 Redeploys Officers Amid Increasing ViolenceThe 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.
Judge Remains Undecided On Oakland Gang InjunctionFor 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.
No Ruling Issued On Oakland Gang InjunctionThe hearing has been continued until next Wednesday afternoon following more than two hours of testimony on Wednesday.
Seven Suspected Gang Members Arrested In GilroyGilroy police arrested seven suspected members of the Norteno gang over the last three days.
Gang Crackdown Pays Off In WatsonvilleAggressive police work and community involvement have led to a significant downturn in gang violence within the last 10 months, according to Watsonville Police.
Oakland Seeks Another Gang InjunctionOakland city officials on Wednesday announced they are seeking an injunction against dozens of members of a street gang they said is terrorizing the community.