Gang Violence

Residents of Palms met with community leaders and law enforcement on Thursday to come up with ideas to stem violence in their community. (credit: CBS)

Residents In Palms Concerned About Recent Spike Of Violence In Their Community

“In the past week,” Carlos Chicas said “we have been forced to bear witness to two murders and three attempted murders.”


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Gang Violence, Fears For Children In Central America Fuel Rush To US

Many immigrants flooding across the southern border of the U.S. say they’re fleeing violent gangs in Central America.


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Young Boy Shot As Unintended Target Of Gang Violence

The unidentified child is expected to fully recover.


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Mother Of Teen Killed In Apparent Case Of Mistaken Identity Pleads For End To Gang Violence

The mother of a teen shot in an alleged case of mistaken identity is pleading for an end to gang violence.

CBS Los Angeles–08/12/2013

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Man, 23, Sentenced To 12 Years In Prison In Connection With Halloween Murder

Jose Francisco Nuno pleaded guilty Wednesday to five felony counts of assault with a deadly weapon or force likely to produce great bodily injury.


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Girl, 16, Killed In Southgate Shooting

A high school sophomore was shot and killed Tuesday after a dispute erupted between her boyfriend and another group of men, authorities said.


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Real-Life Examples: When the Inmates are Running the Asylum

How is that considered a success? Because the program’s director says most of those involved have histories of gun use… and this time they only used their fists.


Man, 22, Teen, 19, Both Dead In NoHo Party Gang Violence

Two men were shot and killed early Saturday in North Hollywood gang violence.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/20/2011

4 Men Shot To Death In Willowbrook

Authorities say four men are dead following a shooting in Willowbrook.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/11/2011