'Shrimp Boy' Chow Conviction Upheld By Federal Appeals CourtA federal appeals court in San Francisco on Wednesday upheld the conviction of former Chinatown tong leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow for the murder of his predecessor as tong chief, racketeering conspiracy and other crimes.
Alleged Santa Cruz MS-13 Members Charged With Racketeering, MurderA dozen alleged members of an MS-13 gang in Santa Cruz have been accused in a revised indictment by a federal grand jury in San Jose of charges including murder, drug trafficking and racketeering.
NorCal Hells Angels Members Indicted On Murder, Racketeering ChargesNorthern California members of the Hells Angels motorcycle club have been indicted on multiple federal charges, including murder; the announcement coming days after a raid in Santa Rosa and arrests in other cities.
NorCal Prison Gang Members Sentenced For Murder, Racketeering ConvictionsFour members of the Nuestra Familia prison gang were sentenced today to lengthy terms in state prison for their roles in a racketeering conspiracy that involved several murders, drug trafficking and firearms offenses, prosecutors said.
San Jose Gang Leader Gets 15 Years In PrisonA San Jose gang leader was sentenced Monday to 15 years in prison for racketeering conspiracy, methamphetamine distribution and use of a gun.
"Shrimp Boy" Sentencing Postponed, Deadline Set For Post-Trial MotionsA federal judge in San Francisco Wednesday postponed setting a sentencing date for Chinatown tong leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow on his racketeering conspiracy and murder convictions.
Fate Of 'Shrimp Boy' Chow In Hands Of JuryU.S. District Court Judge Charles Breyer sent the case against Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow to jurors on Tuesday after closing arguments.
‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow Takes Stand In His Own TrialRaymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow told a federal jury in San Francisco Monday that although he previously committed a raft of crimes, he vowed to stop committing them.
‘Shrimp Boy’ Trial On Hold Until December After Lawyer Becomes IllThe racketeering conspiracy and murder trial of Chinatown tong leader Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow was recessed in federal court in San Francisco Tuesday because of illness of a defense lawyer.
Undercover FBI Agent Testifies About Alleged Payoffs To ‘Shrimp Boy’ ChowAn undercover FBI agent continued testimony Thursday in the racketeering trial of Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow in federal court in Francisco about payoffs he allegedly gave Chow for introducing him to associates who would carry out crimes.
Undercover FBI Agent Testifies In ‘Shrimp Boy’ Murder, Racketeering TrialThe undercover FBI agent at the center of an organized crime investigation in San Francisco's Chinatown testified Tuesday that he posed as a vulgar, racist member of an East Coast crime syndicate that was involved in illegal sports betting and marijuana cultivation and needed help laundering money.
Judge Won’t Delay ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow’s Nov. 2 Trial Date On RacketeeringProsecutors asked a judge to delay the Nov. 2 trial date for Raymond 'Shrimp Boy' Chow while U.S. Justice Department officials decide whether to seek the death penalty for an expected new murder charge.
San Francisco Judge Denies 'Shrimp Boy' Request To Have Racketeering Charges TossedThe criminal case against a former San Francisco Chinatown gangster will continue after a federal judge denied his request to have the charges thrown out.
San Francisco Mayor Lee, City Leaders Accused Of Corruption In Court Filing By 'Shrimp Boy' LawyersLawyers defending Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow in his corruption case have filed an affidavit which cites FBI documentation accusing San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and other city and state officials of participating in alleged bribery schemes, contract rigging and money laundering.
Former State Sen. Leland Yee, 3 Others Plead Guilty To RacketeeringFormer state Sen. Leland Yee pleaded guilty in federal court in San Francisco Wednesday to one count of participating in a racketeering conspiracy to solicit campaign contributions in exchange for political favors.