Two men were arrested Saturday after allegedly shooting several rounds from a vehicle into a hillside off White Road, the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office said. An off-duty emergency dispatcher witnessed the shooting and called 911, and a deputy spotted the vehicle in the area, Sgt. Robin Mitchell said. The driver, Miguel Narez, 19, was [...]
Two Hispanic gang members were arrested last Thursday on allegations they had 15 to 20 gang members surround a house owned by an African-American family and tell them they couldn’t live in the area, according to the LA Times. On December 31st, while one of the family members was walking home in Compton, men reportedly [...]
Prosecutors in Santa Ana, Calif., say nine suspects have been charged with conspiracy and extortion for allegedly imposing taxes on street gang members. The Orange County Register reported Tuesday the suspects have connections to a Latino prison gang.
A 425-pound gay gang member in Southern California has been arrested on suspicion of trying to kidnap a 10-year-old boy on his way to soccer practice. Victor Joseph Espinoza, 55, lured the boy close enough to grab him Thursday afternoon at a park in Santa Ana, Calif., police said. The victim was able to break [...]