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Sacramento

Teen Suspects Arrested for Murder

The Sacramento Police Department (SPD) has arrested two teenage suspects – ages 15 and 16 – for a murder that occurred in January, according to an official press release. On

San Benito

Officers Investigate Rise in Gang Violence

Authorities are looking for people to come forward HOLLISTER— Police responded to the area of Caputo Court in Hollister, an area well known for gang violence, and found a young

Santa Clara

Killer of Dashawn Brown has a two-strike prior conviction

21-year-old Ray Ledesma appeared in court on January 11th in a brief appearance for the charges of Murder under PC 187.  The San Jose Police Homicide Investigations Unit has identified

Santa Clara

Witnesses to a gang related homicide lead detectives to two suspects

Three suspects are being charged with the shooting death of Thai Vu outside the Happioke karaoke bar located at 2114 Senter Road.  20-year-old Johnny Le, and 21-year-old Jimmy Duy Ho, on June

San Diego

16 year-old Arrested in Gang Related Shooting

Oceanside- The Oceanside Police Department arrested a 16-year-old boy on Wednesday on suspicion of shooting a 20-year-old man in an apartment complex. Officers believe the incident to be gang-related. Officers

Santa Clara

42 arrests attributed to fireworks, investigation continues

During a house party at 3011 Patt Ave in San Jose in late November, officers were forced to take different actions when dealing with 42 party goers at the residence.

Santa Clara

Increased homicide rate attributed to declining public service staffing levels

On December 21, 2012, a man suffering from multiple stab wounds was located in a parking lot near the 1600 block of Oakland Road near Brokaw Road in North San

California

Low-Speed Chase Leads to Arrest of Three Gang Members

SALINAS—The Violence Suppression Unit of the Salinas Police Department arrested three well-known gang members after they led them on a low-speed chase through the streets of Salinas on Tuesday. On

Los Angeles

Four arrested in gunfight that left a deputy wounded

An officer is in stable condition after undergoing surgery for gunshot wounds he sustained during  a November 16th confrontation between Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department deputies and a group of suspects

Santa Clara

Rap concert turns violent

SAN JOSE – Jose Cervantes, age 24, was arrested on October 23, 2012 for multiple charges of attempted murder in what officers are calling a gang related shooting. On January