Latest Gangs in the United States Stories

2011-04-13 19:47:43

Gang members are twice as likely to be crime victims than non-gang members and are more frequently subject to simple assault, aggravated assault and drive by shootings.

2010-06-22 05:00:00

CHESAPEAKE, Va., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In a provocative, informative, and sometimes shocking discussion, Cox 11's award-winning show, Plugged-In, gives viewers a closer look at the impact and effects of gang activity in Hampton Roads.

2009-01-29 15:26:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Hosted by investigative journalist Ross Kemp, GANG NATION explores the mysterious and brutal existence of some of the world's most notorious gangs.

2008-10-21 18:00:06

Southern California authorities say they have arrested more than 60 members of the Mongols motorcycle gang and are seeking to take over the group's name.

2008-08-07 15:05:00

Seven members of a Christian motorcycle gang were in custody on attempted murder charges in a bloody barroom brawl in Southern California, police said.

2007-12-30 15:00:00

In a murderous quest aimed at "cleansing" their turf of snitches and rival gangsters, members of one of Los Angeles County's most vicious Latino gangs sometimes killed people just because of their race, an investigation found.

2006-04-10 15:55:12

By Cameron French TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian police charged five people on Monday after the worst mass murder in Ontario's history and said the killings were likely the result of an internal dispute of a biker gang.

2006-04-10 13:10:40

TORONTO (Reuters) - The Hells Angels denied involvement and Canadian police kept quiet about possible gang links to the biggest mass murder in Ontario's history on Monday, even though they raided the home of a well-known biker who lives near the crime scene.

2006-04-10 00:20:56

TORONTO (Reuters) - Eight men found murdered in a rural Ontario town were from the Toronto area, but police refused to say on Sunday if an organized gang was responsible for the mass killings, among the worst in Canada's recent history.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.