Gang-related crime

FILE In this May 3, 1993 file photo, a young man weeps after seeing a dead child in front of an apartment house in the Westlake district that was devastated by fire in Los Angeles. Police have arrested several people for the 1993 apartment building fire that killed 10 people, including seven children, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. ( J.Albert Diaz/Los Angeles Times via AP)
February 04, 2017 - 3:33 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police have arrested several people for a 1993 apartment building fire that killed 10 people, including seven children, it was announced Saturday. Those arrested remained jailed, Officer Aareon Jefferson said. He had no other details. Police planned to hold a news conference on...
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Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson speaks at a news conference Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, in Chicago. The Police Department unveiled new high-tech crime-fighting strategies as the city deals with increases in homicides and gang violence. Supt. Johnson also released crime figures that show there were 51 homicides during January, or a 1 percent increase over last year. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford)
February 01, 2017 - 6:11 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — The head of the Chicago Police Department said Wednesday that his officers are now using high-tech strategies and equipment to fight crime, an announcement that came as the city's police released statistics showing no letup in the death toll that captured the nation's attention last...
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