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  • 140 Arrested in U.S. Marshals’ Arizona Fugitive Gang Enforcement Op

    09/27/2020 6:15:47 PM PDT · by bitt · 5 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 9/27/2020 | bob price
    Deputy U.S. Marshals from the District of Arizona arrested 140 people in August and September during a violent gang enforcement operation. Deputies executed “Operation Snake Eyes” in the Phoenix metropolitan area. U.S. Marshals Service deputies carried out a six-week operation beginning on August 10 in the Phoenix area to target violent fugitives and gang members, AZFamily.com reported. Operation Snake Eyes (OSE) led to the arrest of 140 fugitives, including 51 gang members, and the seizure of a large number of firearms and cash. “One issue that most people will agree with while debating police issues, is that those who intentionally...
  • At least 45 shot, leaving 12 of them dead in Baltimore during week of surging violence

    09/13/2020 12:30:08 PM PDT · by Governor Dinwiddie · 38 replies
    Baltimore Sun ^ | September 13, 2020 | PHILLIP JACKSON and PHIL DAVIS
    As violence fluctuated this summer in Baltimore, the recent week in September left at least 45 people shot throughout the city — 12 of them dead since last Sunday, according to Baltimore police data. Baltimore police confirmed on Sunday that from Sept. 6 to Sept. 13, 33 people were injured in shootings and 12 others were killed. But the week had already started off rough, coming off of a violent Labor Day weekend after 12 people had been shot, two others being killed and one person who was fatally stabbed. The latest shooting occurred overnight, around 12:24 a.m. in 700...
  • Friendly Fire (Chicago)

    09/02/2020 6:30:40 PM PDT · by Pining_4_TX · 3 replies
    Second City Cop blog ^ | 09/02/20 | Second City Cop
    Anti-violence and anti-police, but manages to hang with an armed asshole who shot him in the absence of police. How very droll. We used to tell stories like this on occasion about gangbangers firing blindly over their shoulders as they ran away to disbelieving family members who couldn't understand how so many shots were fired without hits and then a few innocents managed to catch bullets. This is exactly how and why.
  • ‘Shoot On-Site’: Chicago Gangs Form Pact To Execute Cops Who Draw Weapons On Suspects, Says FBI

    09/01/2020 7:56:39 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 42 replies
    Investing Matters ^ | 09/01/2020 | Tyler Durden
    The FBI has warned Chicago-area law enforcement that nearly three-dozen street gangs "have formed a pact to 'shoot on-site any cop that has a weapon drawn on any subject in public'," reports ABC7. According to an August 26 'situation information report' from Chicago-based FBI officials, "members of these gang factions have been actively searching for, and filming, police officers in performance of their official duties. The purpose of which is to catch on film an officer drawing his/her weapon on any subject and the subsequent 'shoot on-site' of said officer, in order to garner national media attention." Alerts based...
  • FBI Chicago: Gangs Formed Pact to Shoot Police Officers Who Draw Weapons on Suspects

    09/01/2020 12:03:41 AM PDT · by Mount Athos · 35 replies
    Breitbart ^ | Aug 31 2020 | JOSHUA CAPLAN
    Multiple Chicago street gangs have struck a pact to shoot Chicago Police Department (CPD) members if officers draw their weapons on suspects in public, according to a newly obtained federal intelligence warning. WLS reports: The “situational information report” from FBI officials in Chicago dated August 26, 2020, states “members of these gang factions have been actively searching for, and filming, police officers in performance of their official duties. The purpose of which is to catch on film an officer drawing his/her weapon on any subject and the subsequent ‘shoot on-site’ of said officer, in order to garner national media attention.”...
  • A.G. Barr on 'Public Education:' 'That's a Racist System Maintained by the Democratic Party and the Teachers Union'

    08/23/2020 10:21:22 AM PDT · by george76 · 8 replies
    CNSNews ^ | August 21, 2020 | Michael W. Chapman
    If you want to find "systemic racism" in America, then look no further than the public schooling system, which is "maintained by the Democrat Party and the teachers' unions," said Attorney General William P. Barr. The entire system keeps "inner-city kids in failing schools ... The racism in this country, look no further than our public education system... That's a racist system, maintained by the Democrat Party and the teachers union... keeping inner-city kids in failing schools, instead of putting the resources in the hands of the parents to choose the schools to send their kids to. That's empowering kids......
  • Third of English Schools Say Pupils Are Groomed by Criminal Drug Gangs

    08/11/2020 2:06:27 AM PDT · by Libloather · 6 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 8/10/20 | Kurt Zindulka
    Criminal gangs have swept through so much of the educational system in England that staff at one-third of the country’s secondary schools believe gangs have groomed pupils, a report has found. A poll of teachers at almost 1,300 English schools found that drug dealers and other criminal gangs are controlling pupils as young as eight, with the rot spreading throughout the country and not just limited to urban areas. According to an analysis conducted by The Times - which covered schools with approximately 500,000 pupils - over 60 per cent of secondary schools have been forced to search pupils with...
  • Washington DC police officer 'fighting for her life' after shooting kills teen, injures 20

    08/09/2020 12:58:07 PM PDT · by libstripper · 97 replies
    Fox News ^ | Aug. 9, 2020 | Danielle Wallace
    Gunfire erupted at outdoor cookout that drew hundreds of people. A Washington, D.C. police officer is "fighting for her life" after being wounded early Sunday in a shootout that killed a teenager and sent many people to the hospital, Police Chief Peter Newsham said at a press conference.
  • Gang of brutes viciously assault father, daughter inside NYC bodega

    07/24/2020 6:24:42 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 63 replies
    New York Post ^ | July 24, 2020 | By Craig McCarthy
    Shocking video shows a father and his daughter getting a vicious beatdown inside a Harlem bodega, police say. The violent encounter unfolded around 11:15 p.m. July 7 inside 2090 Amsterdam Ave. in Washington Heights, cops said.
  • Shootout at Chicago funeral leaves 14 wounded

    07/22/2020 2:22:47 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 32 replies
    France24 ^ | July 22, 2020
    (AFP) - A shootout outside a funeral parlour left 14 people wounded Tuesday in Chicago, as President Donald Trump threatens to send federal agents to a handful of US cities led by Democratic mayors. The incident started when occupants of a vehicle "began firing at attendees of a funeral. At that time the attendees of the funeral exchanged fire," Chicago deputy police superintendent Eric Carter told reporters. Shootings have become breathtakingly normal this summer across the United States. A total of 63 people were shot and 12 killed over the weekend in Chicago in ongoing gun violence. Carter said 14...
  • Snapchat grudges, COVID-19 pressures drive US shooting epidemic

    07/18/2020 5:28:46 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 13 replies
    France24 ^ | July 18, 2020
    Washington (AFP) -- A five-month old baby boy struck in the head by a bullet in a drive-by shooting in Chicago Thursday became the youngest victim yet of gun violence battering US cities already hobbled by the coronavirus pandemic. Shootings have become breathtakingly normal this summer across the United States. Hundreds have been killed including dozens of children, and thousands wounded. The shootings have been stoked by the social and economic hardships of the COVID-19 pandemic, pullbacks by police under attack for abuse of African Americans, the hot summer's pull on people to the streets, and by social media-fuelled gang...
  • Remarks by President Trump in Briefing on Keeping American Communities Safe: The Takedown of Key MS-13 Criminal Leaders

    07/15/2020 11:50:28 AM PDT · by ransomnote · 3 replies
    whitehouse.gov ^ | July 15, 2020 | President Donald J Trump
    Oval Office11:32 A.M. EDTTHE PRESIDENT:  Thank you very much.  We have a very important announcement, and we’re going to state some facts and things that have happened recently that are very positive in terms of crime and crime prevention.  This is about MS-13.And we’ll have another announcement next week with the Attorney General, the FBI, and others concerning our cities, because the left-wing group of people that are running our cities are not doing the job that they’re supposed to be doing.  And it’s not a very tough job to do if they knew what they were doing.  So...
  • 3 Los Angeles officers accused of false gang identifications

    07/10/2020 2:00:13 PM PDT · by mac_truck · 9 replies
    Toronto Star ^ | 7/9/2020 | John Antczak
    LOS ANGELES - Three Los Angeles police officers have been charged with falsifying records reporting that people they stopped were gang members or associates, prosecutors said Friday. The members of the Police Department’s Metropolitan Division were charged Thursday in a 59-count complaint alleging one count each of conspiracy to obstruct justice and multiple counts of filing a false police report and preparing false documentary evidence. The officers were identified as Braxton Shaw, 37; Michael Coblentz, 42, and Nicolas Martinez, 36. Directors of the Los Angeles Police Protective League, the union representing LAPD officers, said it expects the department “to investigate...
  • 67 shot, 13 fatally, over Fourth of July weekend in Chicago so far

    07/05/2020 5:41:24 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 82 replies
    The Chicago Sun-Times ^ | July 5, 2020 | by Sun-Times Wire
    Thirteen people have been killed and at least 54 others injured in shootings across Chicago so far over the Fourth of July weekend. Nine of the weekend’s victims were minors, and two of the children died from their injuries. A 14-year-old boy was among four people killed in a shooting that wounded four others Saturday night in Englewood on the South Side. They were at a large gathering in the street about 11:35 p.m. in the 6100 block of South Carpenter Street when four males walked up and started shooting, according to Chicago police. The 14-year-old boy was hit in...
  • Minneapolis Without Police Is Now Looking Like Mogadishu, Somalia

    06/28/2020 6:46:21 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 71 replies
    Twitter ^ | 06/28/20 | Kylen Kashuv
    Just a gun battle in the streets. https://twitter.com/KyleKashuv/status/1277072884754788353   
  • 99 shot, 12 fatally, over Father’s Day weekend in Chicago

    06/22/2020 4:18:43 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 43 replies
    The Chicago Sun-Times ^ | June 22, 2020 | by Sun-Times wire
    Five children were among the 12 people killed, including a 3-year-old boy and 13-year-old girl killed in separate shootings on Saturday. Chicago saw its highest number of shootings victims in a single weekend this year with 99 people shot across the city from Friday evening to Monday morning, 12 of them fatally. Five of those killed were minors. The latest child fatality happened early Monday in Austin on the West Side. Two boys, 15 and 16, were walking in an alley at 12:18 a.m. in the 4700 block of West Superior Street when someone fired at them, possibly from a...
  • MASSIVE GANG WAR BREAKING OUT IN FRENCH CITIES BETWEEN CHECHEN MUSLIMS AND ARAB MUSLIMS

    France is decending into a war zone with guns.  Both muslim gangs are armed. https://twitter.com/descifraguerra/status/1272576971445280770 https://twitter.com/DawkinsReturns/status/1272631024305004545 https://twitter.com/Sotiridi1/status/1272590419868688385 https://twitter.com/EncartL/status/1272598686439108610 https://twitter.com/DarrenPlymouth/status/1272629102042918920 https://twitter.com/BasedPoland/status/1272580808893763585
  • In Chicago, Hispanic Gangs Protect Their Neighborhoods From Looters: “Get the **** Out! We Won’t Let Our Neighborhood Burn” [ed]

    06/10/2020 3:57:43 AM PDT · by C19fan · 18 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | June 9, 2020 | Fuzzy Slippers
    In the absence of elected leadership and in the face of police standing by and watching looting in Chicago, Latin gangs are protecting their local businesses and running would be looters out of their neighborhoods. It’s hard to fault them for it, but do we really want street gangs acting as law enforcement? Because that’s what we can expect in cities that are considering abolishing their police departments—remember, the leftist and anarchist protestors want the police abolished, it’s the political wing, the Democratic Party, that substituted “defund” and is now walking even that back because it’s so vastly unpopular among...
  • Black Lives Matter Militants Declare War on Police, Begins Training Fully-Armed Militia Style 'Peace Officers' to take over Black Communities

    06/09/2020 5:48:16 AM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 57 replies
    nteb ^ | 6/8/2020 | G. Grider
    In an exclusive interview with The Daily Mail, Black Lives Matter New York chapter Chairman Hawk Newsome said his organization has marched for years to raise awareness of “the realities of police brutality and oppression.” The group is preparing “to stop these government sanctioned murders by any means necessary.” Remember how I told you last week that these race riots were not going away anytime soon? Now you can add to that the creation of a militia commando force by Black Lives Matter forces who will patrol the inner city black neighborhoods and fight the police for control. Sounds like...
  • Overall Chicago crime down, but shootings and murders up in May 2020: police

    06/07/2020 6:27:13 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 17 replies
    The Chicago Sun-Times ^ | June 6, 2020 | By Luke Wilusz
    Overall crime in Chicago fell 20% in May 2020 compared to the same month last year, but murders increased by about 60% and shooting victims rose by 71%, according to police statistics. Shootings across the city increased by 71% last month, with 409 people shot in May 2020 compared to 332 shooting victims in May 2019, according to police statistics. Murders were also up by about 60%, with 85 reported in May 2020 compared to 53 last year. From January through May, 1,127 shooting victims have been recorded in Chicago, up nearly 30% from 868 in the same period in...