Street Gang

Suffolk County Police Cruiser (file / credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Long Island Gang Suspected Of Recruiting Young Children

A Long Island gang has been recruiting children as young as 9 years old, according to officials.

07/28/2013

Luqman Abdullah

N.J. Bloods Gang Leader Surrenders After Lengthy Manhunt

The leader of a Bloods street gang in New Jersey turned himself in to authorities this weekend, and was ordered held on $5 million charges bail on charges that he ran a major drug ring.

12/30/2012

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NYPD Takes Down Street Gang With Female Faction Called ‘Bad Barbies’

The NYPD announced Wednesday that it has taken down a street gang with female factions that went by names such as “Bad Barbies” and “One Seven Hoes.”

12/12/2012

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Police Take Down Violent Bronx Gang That Used Facebook To Recruit

Ten members of a street gang in the Bronx have been indicted, in connection with multiple shootouts on the streets, and a recruitment campaign that targeted children as young as 14 through Facebook.

12/05/2012

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Police: Gang Of Teenagers Stab 15-Year-Old Boy In Chest In Bushwick

Police are looking for a gang of teenagers who they said stabbed a 15-year-old boy with a kitchen knife in the chest early on Friday night. The stabbing happened at around 6:30 p.m. at a playground on Madison Street in Bushwick.

05/12/2012

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Members Of 137th St. Crew Indicted In Harlem Gang Crackdown

Fourteen members of a violent street gang have been indicted after terrorizing central Harlem, officials announced Wednesday.

02/16/2011

Alleged "Latin King Goonies" gang members

NY Indictment: 2 Charged In Gay Attack Are Victims

Members of a street gang who attacked a gay man and a recruit because they believed the two had a sexual encounter also turned on two of their own during the rampage, according to new court documents.

12/02/2010

Alleged "Latin King Goonies" gang members

2 More Suspects Charged In Bronx Anti-Gay Beatings

Ruddy Vargas-Perez and Jose Dominguez did not enter pleas during their appearance Tuesday night in the Bronx Criminal Court.

10/12/2010