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The Gangs topic page provides patrol officers with updated information on the language, graffiti, and habits of street gangs and criminal organizations. From cross-border incursions to cross-town rivalries, the scourge of “organized” crime perpetrated by gang members can be violent, bloody, and devastating to a community, and dangerous to officers.
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Slain Neb. officer on connecting with kids

A 2013 interview with Kerrie Orozco detailing her efforts to connect with kids in the community in order to steer them away from gang life. Orozco was tragically shot to death in May 2015 during the attempted arrest of a fugitive.

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Farewell to Bob Walker, P1 Forums moderator and friend

Farewell to Bob Walker, P1 Forums moderator and friend

Also a former Border Patrol and DEA agent, Bob succumbed to cancer on May 10 - Full Story

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Bikers, others flee gunfire in Waco restaurant video

Bikers, others flee gunfire in Waco restaurant video

Police have acknowledged firing on armed bikers, but it is not clear how many of the dead were shot by officers - Full Story

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Wife of biker inmate: Some arrested in Texas are innocent

Wife of biker inmate: Some arrested in Texas are innocent

The arrested bikers have all been charged with engaging in organized crime and each is being held on $1 million bonds - Full Story

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Memo: Violence long simmered between rival Texas biker gangs

Memo: Violence long simmered between rival Texas biker gangs

In a memo dated May 1, the Texas Department of Public Safety cautioned authorities about increasing violence between the Bandidos and the Cossacks - Full Story

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Trial begins for undercover NYPD detective in biker melee

Trial begins for undercover NYPD detective in biker melee

Detective Wojciech Braszczok faces top-level assault charges in the September 2013 attack on an SUV driver - Full Story

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170 arrests made after deadly biker gang shootout in Texas

170 arrests made after deadly biker gang shootout in Texas

Law enforcement remained on alert Monday after a deadly shootout between rival biker gangs shook up the community - Full Story

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Police: 9 dead in shootout between Texas cops, biker gangs

Police: 9 dead in shootout between Texas cops, biker gangs

Shootout erupted among rival biker gangs at a Central Texas restaurant, sending patrons and bystanders fleeing for safety - Full Story

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What a near-fatal encounter taught a Fla. cop about traffic stops Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

What a near-fatal encounter taught a Fla. cop about traffic stops

Speaking to a room full of trainers at the 2015 ILEETA conference, Wagoner told a room full of officers about the night that could have been his last - Full Story

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Tenn. officer shot responding to gang activity, recovering

Officer Robert Armour, 32, was in stable condition and doing "fine'' after the shooting.



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