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Gangs

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Pennsylvania Lawmakers Crack Down On Illegal Gang Recruitment

The state Senate has passed and sent to the House a bill that would make it a crime to recruit members of violent crime gangs.

10/04/2012

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Big Cities’ People-in-Power Don’t Understand Crime And Murder

For America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.

07/11/2012

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Former Cop Addresses Problem Of Gang Violence

A growing threat has not been met with growing concern but wishful thinking. That’s the opinion of an expert on gangs who says denial is delusion.

05/13/2012

(Credit: Steve Tawa)

Burlington County, NJ Authorities Hold Gang Awareness Seminar

Caught between the gang activity in Camden and Trenton, Burlington County officials want residents — especially parents — to be more aware of the culture of gangs.

01/19/2012

(New Jersey attorney general Paula Dow at Wednesday's press conference.  Photo by John McDevitt)

15 Men Busted In Major South Jersey Drug Sweep

New Jersey’s attorney general today announced a major drug bust in South Camden with ties to a local street gang.

02/23/2011