Former Latin King lieutenant sentenced to 17 years in prison

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By Jason Meisner Tribune reporter 1:40 p.m. CDT, June 23, 2014 A former lieutenant in the Latin Kings street gang whose cooperation with authorities helped bring down numerous top leaders in the gang’s West Side hierarchy was sentenced to nearly 17 years in prison today. The sentence was a significant break for Nedal Issa, a […]

Women discover they’re in love triangle after drug kingpin pinched

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By Dana Sauchelli | New York Post January 16, 2014 | 7:36pm Two women dating the same drug kingpin learned they were caught in a bizarre love triangle after cops tossed then in the same jail cell for their roles in  trafficking scheme that lead to a dope bust in the Bronx, police sources said. […]

Undercover NYPD detective may face additional charges in motorcycle mob attack

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By Shayna Jacobs AND Larry Mcshane / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, October 9, 2013, 12:24 PM Prosecutors pondered an additional charge against the undercover NYPD detective arrested after lying to police brass about his part in a motorcycle mob attack, a source told the Daily News. The Manhattan district attorney’s office was reviewing video […]

SUV gang assault: NYC biker says he didn’t mean to make SUV stop

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KABC | October 07, 2013 NEW YORK — The motorcyclist accused of starting the violent New York attack by slowing down in front of the SUV says he didn’t mean to start a fight. Christopher Cruz spoke to ABC News reporter Dan Harris on Monday’s episode of “Good Morning America.” The 28-year-old said he does […]

Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes accused of ignoring misconduct in case

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By John Marzulli / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS February 15, 2013, Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes (left) faces an upcoming civic trial for being “deliberately indifferent” to misconduct by prosecutors in his office. Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes accused of ignoring misconduct in case that wrongly jailed man; faces trial in April Hynes’ appearance on […]

NYPD plans to double size of gang unit

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By TOM HAYS Associated Press / October 2, 2012 NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department is planning to double the size of its gang unit to 300 detectives to combat teen violence fueled by dares and insults traded on social media. Rather than target established street gangs involved in the drug trade, […]

Jimmy Henchman Rumored Admission to Crime Without Punishment

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http://www.streetgangs.com/hip-hop/062512_jimmy_henchman_rosemond Related posts: Former Friend Implicates Jimmy Henchman in Tupac Ambush Henchman to Jimmy Rosemond’s Drug Operation Arrested Jimmy “Henchman” Rosemond Admits To Setting Up 1994 Tupac Shakur Shooting Jimmy Henchman’s Case Awaits Verdict After Closing Arguments Officer accused of racial slur deserved more punishment, Garcetti says Rick Ross Rumored to Open Huge “Crib” for […]

Jimmy “Henchman” Rosemond Admits To Setting Up 1994 Tupac Shakur Shooting

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by Kazeem Famuyide / Hip Hop Wired June 25, 2012, 11:22am In all likelihood for Jimmy “Henchman” Rosemond, the shit has been introduced to the fan. Not only was Henchman found guilty last month for operating a drug ring and indicted for murder on Friday, but he has finally come clean about his role in […]

Drake and Chris Brown’s Nightclub Fight Prompts Call For Legislated Bottle Service

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By Lora Neng WWW.STREETGANGS.COM STAFF WRITER June 20, 2012 City Council Speaker Christine Quinn reacted to the brawl that broke out at the New York W.i.P. nightclub last Thursday, resulting in injuries sustained from shattered bottles, by invoking an “emergency meeting” to “send a clear message to all nightclub patrons that bottles cannot be used as […]

Carlito’s Way DVD

Carlito’s Way (1993) – Collector’s Edition – 2003 $11.99 See All DVDs, Books & Magazines A Puerto Rican ex-con pledges to stay away from his former drug dealing ways but finds himself being dragged back by his past connections and the naive machinations of his lawyer and best friend. Hoping to raise enough money to […]

TATs Cru: The Mural Kings DVD

TATs Cru: The Mural King (2006) $17.99 SOLD OUT See All DVDs, Books & Magazines “TATS CRU: THE MURAL KINGS”, is a feature length documentary, that details the story of the world famous TATS CRU graffiti artists, a group of Bronx-based professional muralists whose work in aerosol has changed the perception of Graffiti as art. […]

The Guy Fisher Story: A New York Dealer DVD

The Guy Fisher Story: A New York drug dealer $17.49 $14.99 See All DVDs, Books & Magazines The final title in the trilogy “Vicious Circle” focuses on the relationship between Guy Fisher an Nicky Barnes, the two most notorious drug figures in the New York drug trade. Fisher the former owner of the world famous […]