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The FBI Announces Gangs Have Infiltrated Every Branch of the Military
Society & Culture  (tags: FBI, Gangs, Military, criminal activity, drug and weapons trafikking, combat training )

- 1979 days ago -
Gangs target the U.S. military and defense systems to expand their territory, facilitate criminal activity such as weapons and drug traffiking, or to receive weapons and combat training that they may transfer back to their gang.
CANADA: British Columbia Police Fear Medical Marijuana Licences Used Increasingly By Gangs
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, crime, culture, health, medical marijuana, gangs, criminal activities, marijuana, society, violence, politics, government, ethics )

- 2149 days ago -
Police across B.C. are concerned that medical-marijuana licences are increasingly being used by gangs and organized crime to grow pot and sell it. And they say some of those who legitimately need marijuana for health conditions are falling prey to those w
Action Urgently Needed! Do Not Allow This Man to Walk the Streets With Your Daughters, Wives, Mothers
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, rape, murder, violence against women, gangs, gang rape, assault, sex offender, early release, safety, motherless children, family in pain, plea bargain, sexual offender, grief, reoffend, torture, beating, gangster crime, mother murdered, sister murdered )

- 2545 days ago -
Robin was kidnapped, brutally raped & beaten, and murdered by a gang. She had just turned 25 years old and was the mother of three small children. One man testified against the others & was charged only with kidnapping. Please Help keep him in priso,
FIRST NATIONS: More Jail Time Won't Stop Aboriginal Gang Growth, Says Expert
Society & Culture  (tags: society, Canada, GANGS, FIRST NATIONS, politics, culture, family, rights, news )

- 2578 days ago -
The explosive growth of aboriginal gangs across the country will continue unless the deplorable conditions behind the trend are addressed, says a gang expert.
PCC Student Says She Was Slammed to the Ground By Portland Officers; Police Board Opens Review
Society & Culture  (tags: African Americans, police, gangs, women, rights )

- 2632 days ago -
One minute, Delease Carter, a guard on the Portland Community College women's basketball team, was walking home with two friends in North Portland. The next thing she knew she was facedown with a cop's knee on her head with the sound of guns being cocked
Native Americans Also Feel Effects of Mexican Gangs and Drug Cartels
Society & Culture  (tags: methamphetamine, drug cartels, gangs, violence )

- 2644 days ago -
American Indian reservations across the US have become the target of Mexican gangs and drug cartels because of their reduced police presence and the lower income of the citizens who reside there. As a result meth
3 Arrested in Hate Crime, Attempted Murder
Society & Culture  (tags: hate crime, violence, attempted murder, gangs, women, sadness )

- 2720 days ago -
WHEATON, Md. - Montgomery County (web | news) Police have arrested three men for assaulting three people for their sexual orientation in Wheaton in October. Police say they are affiliated with the MS-13 gang and assaulted the
The Face of Cowichan's 'Gang' Problem
Society & Culture  (tags: teenagers, Gangsters, Native American, gangs )

- 2747 days ago -
They have the hard-core names and adopted the mannerisms; they wear the de rigueur clothing and have the mobster lingo down, but the fact is Cowichan doesn't have organized Native gangs.
The Face of Cowichan's 'Gang' Problem, Part Two
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American, teenagers, gangs, Gangsters )

- 2747 days ago -
Gangs or no gangs, the Cowichan Valley has a problem within its Native youth community.
Gangs An Increasing Problem for Northwest Tribes
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, gangs, drugs, alcohol, crime, corruption, children )

- 2798 days ago -
They did, but tempers soon flared. The 25 gang members -- Latinos on one side and Native Americans on the other -- began flashing gang signs. The cops moved in
Mexico Police Agents Are Killed in Alleged Retribution By Cartel
Society & Culture  (tags: government, Mexico City, crime, death, Drug Cartels, police, murder, torture, retaliation, corruption, drugs, gangs )

- 2837 days ago -
MEXICO CITY-Twelve undercover federal police agents were captured, tortured, and executed by a relatively new and dangerous Mexican cartel calling itself La Familia, or The Family, officials said Tuesday.
Immigrants Become Hostages as Gangs Prey on Mexicans
Society & Culture  (tags: society, Mexico, drugs, gangs, smuggling, kidnapping, immigrants, violence, crime, corruption )

- 2873 days ago -
A whispered 911 call from a cellphone early one January morning brought police to a home on West Columbine Drive in this Phoenix suburb. Inside, they found more than 30 half-naked and shivering men prisoners, police say, of a gang that had smuggled--
Latino Gang Suspects Accused of Racial Attacks
Society & Culture  (tags: society, Gangs, Racism, hate, crime, violence, police, Federal )

- 2891 days ago -
LOS ANGELES -- Federal indictments were unsealed Thursday against 147 alleged members of a Latino street gang charging them with a range of violent crimes, including racially motivated attacks against African-Americans, in a major gang sweep.
A New Approach to Gang Violence Includes a Multiple-Choice Test..
Society & Culture  (tags: society, Gangs, crime, corruption, children, environment, police, law, violence )

- 2894 days ago -
LOS ANGELES-In more than 40 years of studying this city's street gangs as a social psychologist, Malcolm Klein says his home was burglarized nine times. Now, the retired University of Southern California professor is offering the city what he hopes--
Freedom Banned
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, gangs, education, school boards, censuring, violence, at risk teens )

- 3161 days ago -
Education today! School Board has suspended a 27 year veteran teacher for assigning her students The Freedom Writers Diary (inspirational best seller and a Hilary Swank film) about intercity gang teens changing their lives and their zealous teacher

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