Boyle Heights gang, Big Hazard, indicted by Justice Department

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Stefani Camille WWW.Streetgangs.com December 10, 2014 LOS ANGELES – Members of the East Los Angeles street gang located in Boyle Heights known as the Big Hazard gang were arrested and charged in a federal RICO indictment. Nearly 800 LAPD and Federal agents converged upon several addresses in Los Angeles County and arrested 25 alleged members […]

One of LAPD’s most-wanted fugitives, sought in four killings, is captured

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By Joseph Serna / LA Times November 14, 2014 A fugitive connected to four killings and considered one of the Los Angeles Police Department’s most wanted criminals has been caught, federal authorities announced. Eduardo Rodriguez, 35, was captured by U.S. marshals on Thursday in the 3500 block of Farnham Place in Riverside, where he had […]

Feds: Teen Arrested at O’Hare, Wanted to Join ISIS

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By JAMES HILL / ABC News Oct 6, 2014, 12:19 PM ET An Illinois teenager was arrested Saturday at a major airport as authorities say he was attempting to travel to the Middle East to join the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Mohammed Hamzah Khan, a 19-year-old U.S. citizen from Bolingbrook, appeared in […]

Rollin’ 30s gang members arrested on drug distribution allegations

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By Debbie Truong / LA Times News July 17, 2014 More than 20 gang members and associates of the Rollin’ 30s Harlem Crips are facing federal charges on allegations of drug distribution, officials said Thursday. Hundreds of FBI and L.A. Police Department officers were part of a coordinated effort Thursday morning to serve arrest warrants […]

Nine Longos Gang Leaders Arrested by FBI in Long Beach

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Sarah Bennett (Long Beach Post) | June 5, 2013 Nine leaders of the violent Longos street gang were arrested in Long Beach Tuesday and–along with six others–charged with federal counts of conspiracy and possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, according to officials. An additional person was indicted for being a felon in possession of a […]

Officer goes beyond her beat to help reunite woman and sons

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By Thomas Curwen, Los Angeles Times June 2, 2013, 8:20 p.m. The officer, who normally patrols the streets of Watsonville, Calif., takes action when she hears a desperate immigrant’s story of kidnapping and death threats. WATSONVILLE, Calif. — She introduced herself as Sarani Hernandez and said in Spanish that she needed help. She took a […]

Two Miami Police Officers arrested for fraud

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By Stefani Camille WWW.STREETGANGS.COM STAFF WRITER May 10, 2013 Malinsky Bazile, 28, of Miramar, and Vital Frederick, 26, of North Miami, who both joined the force in 2008, were arrested by Miami police internal affairs detectives and FBI agents. Bazile pocketed about $140,000 over the past two years by using the states’ driver’s license database […]

Southern US Rapper Living in Somalia Is FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorist

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By Lora Neng WWW.STREETGANGS.COM STAFF WRITER November 16, 2012 “Homegrown” terrorist Omar Hammami, also known as Abu Mansoor al-Amriki, is a peculiar recent addition to the FBI’s “most wanted terrorist” list. The man who grew up in Daphne, Alabama moved to Somalia in 2009, reportedly to fight invading Ethopian forces beside the militant group al-Shabaab. […]

Crackdown on South L.A. gang nets three more convictions

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Richard Winton (Los Angeles Times) | October 2, 2012 For decades, the Pueblo Bishops Bloods kept a tight, violent rein on the South Los Angeles housing project from which it draws its name. But  more than two years after the FBI, LAPD and other agencies swept up its members at the Pueblo del Rio housing […]

Court clerk in L.A. accused of revealing raids to gang members

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Andrew Blankstein (Los Angeles Times) | August 16, 2012 A federal court employee in Los Angeles has been charged with leaking confidential court files, the FBI said Wednesday. Nune Gevorkyan, 35, was accused of accessing sealed court documents and giving the information to defendants before they were arrested, officials said. Gevorkyan and her husband, Oganes […]

Pasadena gang members charged with selling drugs

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Streetgangs.com Staff June 2, 2012 | 6:50 p.m. PST Eight members and/or associates of the Pasadena Denver Lanes Blood street gang were arrested on federal drug charges last week. Seven others will face state charges. The arrests come after an 18-month investigation during which dozens of other defendants were arrested on various narcotics and weapons […]

The Larry Davis Story DVD

The Larry Davis Story $18.99$13.99 See All DVDs, Books & Magazines In 1986, the NYPD attempted to kill Larry Davis when serving a search warrant at a Bronx apartment. He was shot in the head at point blank range, but the bullet did not penetrate his head, and after he fell to the floor from […]