Gang-related crime

This Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, photo courtesy of Antonia Juhasz shows San Francisco Police officers and paramedics at Dolores Park in San Francisco. Police say three people were shot at a popular San Francisco park. The San Francisco Police Department says people should stay away from Dolores Park, where the shooting happened Thursday afternoon. (Antonia Juhasz via AP)
August 04, 2017 - 6:58 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco park where three people were shot underwent a $20 million renovation last year and immediately became one of the city's most popular destinations — and a magnet for drug use, gang activity and violence. The new playground, additional bathrooms and improved...
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August 01, 2017 - 9:39 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Five defendants at a Moscow courthouse attacked their guards in a bungled escape attempt, leading to a shootout that killed three people and wounded five others, officials said Tuesday. Russia's Investigative Committee said the attempted getaway started while the five handcuffed men...
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FILE - In this April 19, 2017 file photo, the casket of Justin Llivicura, 16, is carried from St. Joseph the Worker Church after Llivicura's funeral in East Patchogue, N.Y. Llivicura was one of four young men found slain in a suspected MS-13 gang killing in a park in Central Islip, N.Y., on April 12. President Donald Trump is scheduled travel to New York on Friday, July 28, to meet with law enforcement on Long Island and discuss the MS-13 street gang. His administration has made MS-13 a symbol of the need for stricter immigration laws. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman, File)
July 28, 2017 - 9:48 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trumpeting his administration's crackdown on illegal immigration and violent crime, President Donald Trump is traveling to Long Island to urge Congress to dedicate more funding to the fight. Trump is set to speak Friday afternoon at Suffolk County Community College in Brentwood,...
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FILE - In this April 19, 2017 file photo, the casket of Justin Llivicura, 16, is carried from St. Joseph the Worker Church after Llivicura's funeral in East Patchogue, N.Y. Llivicura was one of four young men found slain in a suspected MS-13 gang killing in a park in Central Islip, N.Y., on April 12. President Donald Trump is scheduled travel to New York on Friday, July 28, to meet with law enforcement on Long Island and discuss the MS-13 street gang. His administration has made MS-13 a symbol of the need for stricter immigration laws. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman, File)
July 28, 2017 - 5:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trumpeting his administration's crackdown on illegal immigration and violent crime, President Donald Trump is traveling to Long Island to urge Congress to dedicate more funding to the fight. Trump is set to speak Friday afternoon at Suffolk County Community College in Brentwood,...
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FILE - In this April 19, 2017 file photo, the casket of Justin Llivicura, 16, is carried from St. Joseph the Worker Church after Llivicura's funeral in East Patchogue, N.Y. Llivicura was one of four young men found slain in a suspected MS-13 gang killing in a park in Central Islip, N.Y., on April 12. President Donald Trump is scheduled travel to New York on Friday, July 28, to meet with law enforcement on Long Island and discuss the MS-13 street gang. His administration has made MS-13 a symbol of the need for stricter immigration laws. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman, File)
July 28, 2017 - 12:56 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A wave of gang killings in New York's Long Island suburbs, many involving teenage victims, has caught the attention of President Donald Trump, who is scheduled to travel Friday to one of the towns hit hardest by the violence. Trump is expected to meet with law enforcement officers...
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July 28, 2017 - 12:54 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A wave of gang killings in New York's Long Island suburbs has caught the attention of President Donald Trump, who is scheduled to travel Friday to one of the communities hit hardest by the violence. Trump is expected to meet with law enforcement officers and discuss the MS-13 street...
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July 19, 2017 - 11:30 am
CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — At least a dozen alleged members of the MS-13 street gang have been arrested on murder charges involving the massacre of four young men in a Long Island park last April, a law enforcement official said Wednesday. The official was not authorized to release the information...
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July 18, 2017 - 10:56 am
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — In stories July 17 about arrests connected to four killings on Long Island, The Associated Press incorrectly spelled one suspect's last name. He is Omar Antonio Villalta, not Villata. A corrected version of the story is below: 3 men indicted in New York massacre by violent...
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July 18, 2017 - 10:27 am
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — In stories July 18 about arrests connected to four killings on Long Island, The Associated Press incorrectly spelled one suspect's last name. He is Omar Antonio Villalta, not Villata. A corrected version of the story is below: 3 men indicted in New York massacre by violent...
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FILE - In this April 13, 2017 file photo, emergency personnel walk near the crime scene where four bodies were found in Central Islip, N.Y. Federal prosecutors have quietly unsealed an indictment saying three members of the MS-13 street gang were among those responsible for the April massacre of four young men found hacked to death in the park, near a soccer field. The victims were identified as a 16-year-old, a 20-year-old and two 18-year-olds, including one visiting from Florida. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
July 17, 2017 - 6:42 pm
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Three alleged members of the MS-13 street gang have been charged in the murders of four young men found hacked to death in a New York park in April, according to an indictment that was quietly unsealed Monday. The three suspects were arraigned Thursday in U.S. District Court on...
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