Visiting the Pueblo Del Rio Housing projects with Projeck Bo

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Streetgangs.com Staff Writer September 21, 2016 SOUTH LOS ANGELES – Streetgangs.com visited the Pueblo Del Rio Housing projects in South Los Angeles on Wednesday to meet up with Projeck Bo who was born and raised in the housing projects. Bo was born and raised in the public housing projects and eventually became a member of […]

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Los Angeles, CA — September 10, 2016 – Our Patreon page has launched, so please go support our campaign so that we can continue to bring you quality and original content. The two main complaints are, 1) we don’t post often enough and 2) travel to other communities and cites to bring fresh new content. […]

Deputies in Compton fatally shoot unarmed black man

COMPTON – August 26, 2016 – Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies shot and killed a man Thursday as they searched for a suspect they say fired at them after a pursuit in Compton. Investigators are still trying to determine if the man who was shot was involved in the original incident or had been armed […]

Up-and-Coming Rapper Kid Cali Killed, 2 Injured During Shooting at Pool Party

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Posted 6:59 AM, August 21, 2016, by Cindy Von Quednow, Erin Myers, Mariel Turner, Kirk Hawkins and Jennifer Gould, Updated at 09:29am, August 22, 2016 A Los Angeles rapper was killed and two others were injured during a shooting at a pool party in Granada Hills Saturday night, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. […]

Bronx teen killed in drive-by shooting; he’s second son heartbroken family has lost to gun violence

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BY Keldy Ortiz and Thomas Tracy NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, August 18, 2016, 10:33 AM A 17-year-old Bronx boy who had dreams of becoming a rapper was fatally shot during a drive-by shooting — becoming the second member of his family to be murdered in six years, officials and heartbroken family members said Thursday. […]

18-year-old ran from LAPD before officer shot and killed him in South L.A., witness says

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Kate Mather | LATIMES.COM August 17, 2016 A man who witnessed Tuesday’s deadly police shooting in South L.A. said he saw an 18-year-old run from an officer before he was shot, then saw a gun near his body. The witness, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said he was inside his house Tuesday afternoon […]

Officer fatally shoots a person in South L.A. after an emotional Police Commission meeting

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By Kate Mather | LATIMES.COM August 16, 2016 A Los Angeles police officer shot and killed someone Tuesday afternoon during a traffic stop in South L.A., hours after activists and others made an emotional appeal for police officials to release more information about a high-profile shooting last week. Tuesday’s killing occurred after an officer on […]

San Diego Police Shooting: One Officer Killed, One Rushed to Surgery

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By Alexander Smith, Andrew Blankstein, Molly Roecker, Shamar Walters and Kurt Chirbas NBCNEWS | Jul 29 2016, 11:01 am ET A police officer was fatally shot and another seriously injured during a traffic stop in San Diego late Thursday, officials said. Authorities said early Friday that one person was in custody, but told residents to […]

Los Angeles police officer shot, suspect killed in Watts

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By AP | Scpr.org July 26, 06:57 AM Los Angeles police say a suspect who shot and wounded an officer during a running gun battle was himself shot and died at the scene. Officer Norma Eisenman says the officer was treated at a hospital for a gunshot wound and released early Tuesday. Eisenman says the […]

Social media leads to arrest of suspected gang member in Rochelle Park

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By RICHARD COWEN | NorthJersey.com : News July 26, 2016, 6:49 PM Last updated: Tuesday, July 26, 2016, 6:49 PM Passaic police say they used Facebook to track a reputed gang member wanted for a stabbing that occurred four years ago, which led to an arrest on Monday in Rochelle Park. Jorge Hernandez, 28, was […]

2 shot to death outside Baldwin Hills apartment

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By City News Service | Dailynews.com Posted: 07/25/16, 9:11 AM PDT | Updated: 46 secs ago LOS ANGELES — Two men have died in a shooting in the Baldwin Hills area, authorities said. It happened at 11:30 p.m. Sunday outside an apartment building at 4032 Stevely Ave., according to Sgt. Carlton Brown of the Los […]

Overall Crime Has Gone Up In L.A. For The Second Year In A Row

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By Juliet Bennett Rylah | laist.com on Jul 22, 2016 9:50 am According to the LAPD, crime has increased in L.A. once again, making this the second year in a row we’ve received this disappointing news. Last year, we were told that crime in Los Angeles had increased by 12 percent. This was the first […]