Trinitarios

The seal of the Queens County District Attorney's Office. (Credit: CBS2)

8 Alleged Gang Members Accused Of Selling Guns, Drugs To Undercover Cops In Queens

Eight alleged gang members have been charged with selling more than a dozen illegal guns and drugs to undercover operatives, the Queens District Attorney’s office announced Tuesday.

08/04/2015

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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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Drug Gang Crackdown Leads To Dozens Of Arrests In Manhattan, Bronx

Federal agents swept through Marble Hill Wednesday arresting members of the Trinitarios, a violent gang officials say sold drugs and guns and intimidated neighborhood residents to protect their turf.

12/07/2011