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SWAT Team Raids Target Suspected Commercial Burglary Ring

SWAT teams raided locations in five Southland counties as part of a multi-agency investigation into dozens of commercial burglaries, authorities said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/16/2014

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Feds Indict 24 For Drug Trafficking In Southern California

Law enforcement officials unsealed three federal indictments on Thursday that charge 24 alleged members and associates of a Pasadena street gang with operating a widespread narcotics network.

12/12/2013

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Ex-Long Beach Police Detective Accused Of Leaking Info To Gang

Officials Friday announced the arrest of a former Long Beach police detective accused of using her position to help a criminal street gang.

12/06/2013

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City Officials, LAPD Clean South LA Alleys In Wake Of Anti-Gang Efforts

A group of city elected and law enforcement officials will be in South Los Angeles Friday to help clean up communities affected by some of the city’s most notorious gangs.

11/22/2013

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3 Arrested In Connection With Recent Crimes Targeting Huntington Park School

Authorities say they’ve arrested three men in connection with various crimes targeting a Huntington Park high school.

11/16/2013

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Police Hunt For Shooter Who Fired Into Watts Apartment, Injuring Teen And Girl, 9

Police are searching for a shooter who fired multiple shots into an apartment, injuring a 9-year-old girl and her 18-year-old aunt.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/11/2013

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$5M Arrest Warrant Issued For El Monte Rape Suspect

El Monte police named Joseph Leo Amaya in a five count felony complaint filed in Pomona Court Wednesday.

10/24/2013

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Reputed San Bernardino County Gang Leader Caught In Mo.

A reputed prison gang leader who was on probation in California has been captured in Missouri.

10/23/2013

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Brown OKs Parental Notification If Child Added To Gang Database

A bill signed into law by California Governor Jerry Brown will require parents and/or guardians to be notified when their children are added to a statewide gang database.

10/14/2013

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Changes Sought In State Prison Isolation Policies

Democratic lawmakers on key policy committees say they want to limit California’s practice of keeping hundreds of inmates in solitary confinement for years.

10/09/2013

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Hundreds Of OC Gang Members Indicted In Operation ‘Smokin’ Aces’

Hundreds of Orange County gang members have been arrested in a joint task force operation, authorities said Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/24/2013

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Gang Member Arrested In Death Of Girl, 6, Gunned Down Outside Moreno Valley Party

Authorities have arrested an admitted gang member in the shooting death of a 6-year-old girl gunned down outside of a family party in Moreno Valley.

09/17/2013

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‘Rollin’ 30s’ LA Street Gang Targeted In ‘Operation Thumbs Down’

Dozens of suspected members and associates of a notorious South Los Angeles gang were behind bars Thursday on drug and conspiracy charges following a series of multi-agency raids.

08/29/2013

Police say they tracked down Mambreh Khachian (left) and Levon Iskandaryan by pinging a stolen iPhone and tracing it back to Iskandaryan's residence. (credit: LAPD)

Alleged Armenian Gang Members Charged In Craigslist Robbery

Two San Fernando Valley men faced robbery charges Tuesday after they allegedly held a man at gunpoint and stole an iPhone during a meeting set up through Craigslist.

08/06/2013

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Puppy Found With Gang Tattoo On His Belly Looking For A Home

A nine-month-old abandoned puppy with gang writing tattooed on his belly is looking for a home.

07/19/2013

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