Gang-related crime

Christopher "Jake" Carrizal, right, gets a hug following a mistrial, Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, in Waco, Texas. The Dallas chapter president of the Bandidos motorcycle club is the first to stand trial involving the 2015 shootout where nine people were fatally shot and 18 people were injured outside of Twin Peaks restaurant. (Tommy Witherspoon/Waco Tribune-Herald via AP)
November 10, 2017 - 4:11 pm
WACO, Texas (AP) — A judge declared a mistrial Friday in the trial of a chapter leader of the Bandidos biker gang after the jury deadlocked on a verdict arising from the deadliest shootout between biker groups in U.S. history. State District Judge Matt Johnson ended the trial Friday of Christopher...
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September 14, 2017 - 3:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday backed legislation that would make membership in a criminal gang grounds for deportation as Republicans warned of the dangers of the violent street gang MS-13. The measure passed on a largely party-line vote of 233-175. The White House has endorsed the...
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September 14, 2017 - 12:51 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has passed legislation that would make membership in a criminal gang grounds for deportation. Supporters describe the measure as a tool that law enforcement can use to remove members of the violent street gang MS-13. But opposing lawmakers say the bill will promote...
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In this Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, photo, crime scene tape surrounds a property in Lodge Grass, Mont. Drugs and gang activity were factors in a residential shooting that killed multiple people and injured others on Friday on Montana's Crow Indian Reservation, the tribe's chairman said. (Casey Page/The Billings Gazette via AP)
August 06, 2017 - 6:24 pm
LODGE GRASS, Mont. (AP) — Drugs and gang activity were factors in a residential shooting that killed three people and injured two others on Montana's Crow Indian Reservation, the tribe's chairman said. Friday's shootings in the town of Lodge Grass involved methamphetamine, Crow Tribal Chairman...
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August 06, 2017 - 4:24 pm
LODGE GRASS, Mont. (AP) — Drugs and gang activity were factors in a residential shooting that killed three people and injured two others on Montana's Crow Indian Reservation, the tribe's chairman said. Friday's shootings in the town of Lodge Grass involved methamphetamine, Crow Tribal Chairman...
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August 06, 2017 - 4:09 pm
LODGE GRASS, Mont. (AP) — Drugs and gang activity were factors in a residential shooting that killed three people and injured two others on Montana's Crow Indian Reservation, the tribe's chairman said. Friday's shootings in the town of Lodge Grass involved methamphetamine, Crow Tribal Chairman...
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People enjoy at Dolores Park hours after San Francisco Police responded to reports of a shooting at the park in San Francisco on Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017. At least one gunman opened fire Thursday at the popular San Francisco park packed with families and tourists, leaving a few people wounded and sending dozens of panicked people running for cover, witnesses and police said. (AP Photo/Linda Wang)
August 04, 2017 - 6:33 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco park where three people were shot on a sunny afternoon underwent a $20 million renovation last year and immediately became one of the city's most popular destinations — and a magnet for drug use, gang activity and violence. The new playground, additional...
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This Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, photo courtesy of Antonia Juhasz shows San Francisco Police officers and paramedics at Dolores Park in San Francisco. Police say three people were shot at a popular San Francisco park. The San Francisco Police Department says people should stay away from Dolores Park, where the shooting happened Thursday afternoon. (Antonia Juhasz via AP)
August 04, 2017 - 5:58 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco park where three people were shot underwent a $20 million renovation last year and immediately became one of the city's most popular destinations — and a magnet for drug use, gang activity and violence. The new playground, additional bathrooms and improved...
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August 01, 2017 - 8:39 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Five defendants at a Moscow courthouse attacked their guards in a bungled escape attempt, leading to a shootout that killed three people and wounded five others, officials said Tuesday. Russia's Investigative Committee said the attempted getaway started while the five handcuffed men...
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FILE - In this April 19, 2017 file photo, the casket of Justin Llivicura, 16, is carried from St. Joseph the Worker Church after Llivicura's funeral in East Patchogue, N.Y. Llivicura was one of four young men found slain in a suspected MS-13 gang killing in a park in Central Islip, N.Y., on April 12. President Donald Trump is scheduled travel to New York on Friday, July 28, to meet with law enforcement on Long Island and discuss the MS-13 street gang. His administration has made MS-13 a symbol of the need for stricter immigration laws. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman, File)
July 28, 2017 - 8:48 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trumpeting his administration's crackdown on illegal immigration and violent crime, President Donald Trump is traveling to Long Island to urge Congress to dedicate more funding to the fight. Trump is set to speak Friday afternoon at Suffolk County Community College in Brentwood,...
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