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62 members of the Latin Kings charged in ‘largest takedown’ in FBI Boston division’s history

62 members of the Latin Kings charged in ‘largest takedown’ in FBI Boston division’s history

Jet skis were seized, missing children were located, and officials believe the operation prevented more than eight murders. Read full article: 62 members of the Latin Kings charged in...→

62 members of the Latin Kings charged in ‘largest takedown’ in FBI Boston division’s history

62 members of the Latin Kings charged in ‘largest takedown’ in FBI Boston division’s history

Jet skis were seized, missing children were located, and officials believe the operation prevented more than eight murders. Read full article: 62 members of the Latin Kings charged in...→

Victims’ lives ‘at significant risk’ if Latin Kings get hands on paperwork, feds say

Victims’ lives ‘at significant risk’ if Latin Kings get hands on paperwork, feds say

Federal prosecutors are concerned members of the Latin Kings will use their court case “paperwork” to put the lives of witnesses and victims “at significant risk,” as defend… Read full article: Victims’ lives ‘at significant risk’ if ...→

Latin Kings threaten rivals by name, describe graphic violence in rap videos, feds say

Latin Kings threaten rivals by name, describe graphic violence in rap videos, feds say

Accused Latin Kings members, posting rap videos on YouTube accounts under their “King” monikers, are seen flashing gang signs, brandishing weapons and shouting “Kings” while… Read full article: Latin Kings threaten rivals by name, des...→

Latin Kings schemed to launder drug money by flipping houses, feds say

Latin Kings schemed to launder drug money by flipping houses, feds say

New Bedford Latin Kings bought houses they planned to renovate and flip in an elaborate scheme to launder drug money, feds say — a move one organized crime expert called an indicator of how s… Read full article: Latin Kings schemed to launder drug mone...→

Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Danny Coulson says he believes the two missing Idaho children are cult members

Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Danny Coulson says he believes the two missing Idaho children are cult members

Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Danny Coulson said Tuesday that the two Idaho children at the center of a nationwide hunt are members of a cult preparing for the end of the world. Read full article: Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Dan...→

MS-13 crackdown -- the largest ever in New York -- ensnares nearly 100 members, associates, report says

MS-13 crackdown -- the largest ever in New York -- ensnares nearly 100 members, associates, report says

New York prosecutors are gearing up Friday to announce criminal charges against 96 members and associates of MS-13 in what reportedly is the largest crackdown against the gang in the state’s history. Read full article: MS-13 crackdown -- the largest ever in N...→

Trial Begins for Six Alleged Gang Members Charged in Three Murders

Trial Begins for Six Alleged Gang Members Charged in Three Murders

Six alleged gang members accused of killing three people for “sport” — two homeless men and a 15-year-old rival gang member — and wounding four others in a series of shootings in Lennox, Carson and Gardena in 2015 and 2016 went on trial Monday. Read full article: Trial Begins for Six Alleged Gang Member...→

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

Authorities say a 19-year-old man was arrested Monday after mercury was found spilled in Houston parking lots, leading dozens of people to be decontaminated as a precaution Read full article: FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Ho...→

Saudi student at the University of New Mexico charged with illegally possessing handgun, FBI says

Saudi student at the University of New Mexico charged with illegally possessing handgun, FBI says

A Saudi Arabian student enrolled at the University of New Mexico's school of engineering was charged Friday with illegally possessing a firearm after a search of his Alburquerque residence found a handgun, according to federal court documents. Read full article: Saudi student at the University of New M...→

Detained alleged Latin Kings regional leader allegedly punished rivals with lethal force

Detained alleged Latin Kings regional leader allegedly punished rivals with lethal force

The alleged Latin Kings leader who feds say punished traitors with lethal force and lieutenants in Boston and New Bedford who publicly boasted of shootings and beatings all pleaded not guilty Wedne… Read full article: Detained alleged Latin Kings regional le...→

Leader of Latin Kings’ violent New Bedford gang faces arraignment Monday

Leader of Latin Kings’ violent New Bedford gang faces arraignment Monday

Three men, including the leader of the Latin Kings’ “extremely well-organized and violent” New Bedford chapter, will be arraigned Monday in federal court on racketeering charges a… Read full article: Leader of Latin Kings’ violent New Bedfo...→

Feds claim to have knocked out regional Latin Kings leadership in massive sweep

Feds claim to have knocked out regional Latin Kings leadership in massive sweep

The feds claim they have taken down the Latin Kings regional leadership with federal racketeering charges on a wide range of crimes from drug dealing to attempted murder Thursday in the largest swe… Read full article: Feds claim to have knocked out regional ...→

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings gang have been arrested, federal officials in Massachusetts announced Thursday. U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts Andrew Lelling and Joseph Bonavolonta, head of the... Read full article: 'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang M...→

Australian customs agents, IT worker charged in country's largest crystal meth seizure

Australian customs agents, IT worker charged in country's largest crystal meth seizure

Two Australian customs agents and an IT worker have been charged in connection with one of the country's largest seizures of methamphetamine, which had been smuggled to Melbourne from Bangkok in stereo speakers. Read full article: Australian customs agents, IT worker cha...→

16 Arrested in South Bay Gang 'Takedown,' with 4 Fugitives Sought, FBI Says - Times of San Diego

Sixteen alleged gang members and associates were taken into custody Thursday after a concluded FBI investigation, authorities announced Friday. Read full article: 16 Arrested in South Bay Gang 'Takedown,...→

'Latin Kings' Gang Leader Freed by 'First Step Act' Is Wanted for Murder

'Latin Kings' Gang Leader Freed by 'First Step Act' Is Wanted for Murder

A gang leader is now on the run after allegedly stabbing a man to death in Rhode Island, eight months after being released from prison. Read full article: 'Latin Kings' Gang Leader Freed by 'Firs...→

FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Nazi group who reportedly discussed Virginia gun rally

FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Nazi group who reportedly discussed Virginia gun rally

The FBI has arrested three men with suspected ties to a neo-Nazi hate group who planned to travel to a pro-gun rally in Virginia next week. Read full article: FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Naz...→

Latin Kings-linked YouTube rap videos with alleged New Bedford gang members will stay online

Latin Kings-linked YouTube rap videos with alleged New Bedford gang members will stay online

YouTube says it won’t take down Latin Kings-linked videos made by alleged New Bedford gang members now under federal indictment, who rap about shooting rivals and brag about “splatterin… Read full article: Latin Kings-linked YouTube rap videos wi...→

Eight South Carolina inmates, including gang members, charged in $100G ‘sextortion’ conspiracy

Eight inmates of South Carolina prisons – three of whom are Bloods gang members – have been charged in a “sextortion ring” that made them at least $144,000 through their solicitation of hush money from victims, federal officials say. Read full article: Eight South Carolina inmates, including ...→

Massive MS-13 bust: Officials charge 96 members in gang takedown

Massive MS-13 bust: Officials charge 96 members in gang takedown

Authorities dealt a staggering blow to the murderous MS-13 gang — busting 96 members and associates in the largest takedown of the notorious criminal group in New York State history. Read full article: Massive MS-13 bust: Officials charge 96 ...→

Latin Kings victims cried out in pain in videos shown by federal prosecutor

Latin Kings victims cried out in pain in videos shown by federal prosecutor

Videos of violent Latin Kings beatings were shown in a crowded federal detention hearing Tuesday, with graphic images of groaning victims being punched, kicked and hit in the head with a baseball b… Read full article: Latin Kings victims cried out in pain in...→

Dozens of Members of Chicago Street Gang Charged With Dealing Guns, Drugs

Dozens of Members of Chicago Street Gang Charged With Dealing Guns, Drugs

Dozens of members of the Gangster Two-Six Nation street gang were arrested Thursday following allegations of gun and drug deals on Chicago’s South Side. Read full article: Dozens of Members of Chicago Street Gang...→

Suspected Rhode Island Latin Kings boss ruled ‘significant danger,’ held

Suspected Rhode Island Latin Kings boss ruled ‘significant danger,’ held

The purported head of Rhode Island’s Latin Kings branch will remain behind bars, a federal judge ruled Friday, as the cases against more than 60 alleged gangbangers move forward. Read full article: Suspected Rhode Island Latin Kings boss ...→

Reputed Latin Kings chief pleads not guilty to racketeering in Boston

Reputed Latin Kings chief pleads not guilty to racketeering in Boston

Michael Cecchetelli and four other alleged gang members agreed to voluntary detention after their appearances in U.S. District Court in Boston. Read full article: Reputed Latin Kings chief pleads not gui...→

Family members charged with helping teen inmate elude police

Metro Nashville Police say family members and a friend of a Tennessee juvenile who broke out of a detention center have been charged with helping the 15-year-old elude authorities Read full article: Family members charged with helping teen...→

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

The sweeping takedown of the Latin Kings leadership on Thursday could deal a significant blow to the violent gang’s operations in Massachusetts and improve safety in cities like New Bedford where t… Read full article: Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’...→

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings gang have been arrested, federal officials in Massachusetts announced Thursday. U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts Andrew Lelling and Joseph Bonavolonta, head of the... Read full article: 'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang M...→

Dozens Of Latin Kings Gang Members Arrested In Massachusetts

Dozens Of Latin Kings Gang Members Arrested In Massachusetts

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings gang have been arrested in raids in the northeast. Read full article: Dozens Of Latin Kings Gang Members Arres...→

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Three people who were previously charged in state court for allegedly running a lottery scam that targeted a Long Beach woman pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges accusing them of scheming to bilk... Read full article: Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targe...→

4 charged over pay for Volkswagen employee council members

German prosecutors say they have charged four current and former personnel managers at Volkswagen over the payment of allegedly excessive salaries and bonuses to members of the automaker's... Read full article: 4 charged over pay for Volkswagen employ...→

FBI, SFPD say 2 charged in deadly 2019 shooting in San Francisco's Fillmore District

FBI, SFPD say 2 charged in deadly 2019 shooting in San Francisco's Fillmore District

Authorities have announced that two people have been charged in the deadly March 23, 2019 shooting in San Francisco's Fillmore neighborhood. Read full article: FBI, SFPD say 2 charged in deadly 2019 s...→

Latin Kings’ Lowell boss allegedly sought to kill member’s son, feds say

Latin Kings’ Lowell boss allegedly sought to kill member’s son, feds say

The Latin Kings’ alleged boss in Lowell sunk his head in federal court Monday as a judge ordered he remain in custody over his alleged threats to kill a fellow gang member’s son and a &… Read full article: Latin Kings’ Lowell boss allegedly sough...→

New Bedford police ‘disappointed’ at release of Latin Kings from custody

New Bedford police ‘disappointed’ at release of Latin Kings from custody

Four Latin Kings, including a New Bedford teen accused in multiple assaults, have been granted release on bail by federal judges after the massive “Operation Thrown Down” sweep earlier … Read full article: New Bedford police ‘disappointed’ at rel...→

Trump signs spending bill giving military members largest pay raise in 10 years

Trump signs spending bill giving military members largest pay raise in 10 years

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP/WSVN) — President Donald Trump signed off on a nearly $1.4 trillion spending bill that included a measure giving military members... Read full article: Trump signs spending bill giving militar...→

Latin Kings tried to ID informant in ex-Boston Public Schools dean Shaun Harrison’s conviction: Feds

Latin Kings tried to ID informant in ex-Boston Public Schools dean Shaun Harrison’s conviction: Feds

Latin Kings tried to identify the informant who helped put disgraced Boston high school dean Shaun Harrison in prison for shooting a student in 2015, and also set up a Fourth of July shooting this … Read full article: Latin Kings tried to ID informant in ex-...→

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

HOUSTON (AP) — A 19-year-old man was arrested Monday after mercury was found spilled in Houston parking lots, leading dozens of people to be decontaminated... Read full article: FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Ho...→

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spill

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spill

The FBI says a 19-year-old man has been arrested after trace amounts of mercury spilled at three locations in Houston, leading dozens of people to be decontaminated Read full article: FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Ho...→

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

The sweeping takedown of the Latin Kings leadership on Thursday could deal a significant blow to the violent gang’s operations in Massachusetts and improve safety in cities like New Bedford where t… Read full article: Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’...→

Two US Army members charged with peddling drugs that led to music festival overdose

Two US Army members charged with peddling drugs that led to music festival overdose

Two members of the US Army have been arrested for hawking drugs Molly and LSD to concert-goers at 2018’s Electric Zoo music festival, leading to a woman’s death. Read full article: Two US Army members charged with peddlin...→

62 members of Latin Kings charged after large scale bust

62 members of Latin Kings charged after large scale bust

Over 60 members of the Latin Kings are facing federal charges after the FBI and other agencies took part in a wide-spread bust on Thursday morning, according to officials. Read full article: 62 members of Latin Kings charged after ...→

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings members arrested along East Coast

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings members arrested along East Coast

Authorities say more than 60 members of the Latin Kings have been arrested on federal racketeering, drug and firearms charges, including the leaders of the street gang's East Coast operations Read full article: Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings members arrest...→

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings Members Arrested Along East Coast

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings Members Arrested Along East Coast

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings have been arrested on federal racketeering, drug and firearms charges, including the leaders of the street gang's East Coast operations, authorities announced Thursday.Among those arrested is Michael Cecchetelli, a 40-year-old... Read full article: Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings Members Arrest...→

‘Dozens’ of Latin Kings leaders hit with racketeering, gun charges, DOJ

‘Dozens’ of Latin Kings leaders hit with racketeering, gun charges, DOJ

Members of he Latin Kings Massachusetts and East Coast leadership have been charged with federal drug, gun and racketeering charges, according to  U.S. Attorney’s office in Boston. “Dozens… Read full article: ‘Dozens’ of Latin Kings leaders hit with...→

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Three people who were previously charged in state court for allegedly running a lottery scam that targeted a Long Beach woman were scheduled to be arraigned Monday on federal charges accusing them of scheming to... Read full article: Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targe...→

Victims’ lives ‘at significant risk’ if Latin Kings get hands on paperwork, feds say

Victims’ lives ‘at significant risk’ if Latin Kings get hands on paperwork, feds say

Federal prosecutors are concerned members of the Latin Kings will use their court case “paperwork” to put the lives of witnesses and victims “at significant risk,” as defend… Read full article: Victims’ lives ‘at significant risk’ if ...→

FBI, SFPD say 2 charged in deadly 2019 shooting in San Francisco's Fillmore District

FBI, SFPD say 2 charged in deadly 2019 shooting in San Francisco's Fillmore District

Authorities have announced that two people have been charged in the deadly March 23, 2019 shooting in San Francisco's Fillmore neighborhood. Read full article: FBI, SFPD say 2 charged in deadly 2019 s...→

Latin Kings-linked YouTube rap videos with alleged New Bedford gang members will stay online

Latin Kings-linked YouTube rap videos with alleged New Bedford gang members will stay online

YouTube says it won’t take down Latin Kings-linked videos made by alleged New Bedford gang members now under federal indictment, who rap about shooting rivals and brag about “splatterin… Read full article: Latin Kings-linked YouTube rap videos wi...→

Latin Kings schemed to launder drug money by flipping houses, feds say

Latin Kings schemed to launder drug money by flipping houses, feds say

New Bedford Latin Kings bought houses they planned to renovate and flip in an elaborate scheme to launder drug money, feds say — a move one organized crime expert called an indicator of how s… Read full article: Latin Kings schemed to launder drug mone...→

New Bedford police ‘disappointed’ at release of Latin Kings from custody

New Bedford police ‘disappointed’ at release of Latin Kings from custody

Four Latin Kings, including a New Bedford teen accused in multiple assaults, have been granted release on bail by federal judges after the massive “Operation Thrown Down” sweep earlier … Read full article: New Bedford police ‘disappointed’ at rel...→

Eight South Carolina inmates, including gang members, charged in $100G ‘sextortion’ conspiracy

Eight inmates of South Carolina prisons – three of whom are Bloods gang members – have been charged in a “sextortion ring” that made them at least $144,000 through their solicitation of hush money from victims, federal officials say. Read full article: Eight South Carolina inmates, including ...→

MS-13 crackdown -- the largest ever in New York -- ensnares nearly 100 members, associates, report says

MS-13 crackdown -- the largest ever in New York -- ensnares nearly 100 members, associates, report says

New York prosecutors are gearing up Friday to announce criminal charges against 96 members and associates of MS-13 in what reportedly is the largest crackdown against the gang in the state’s history. Read full article: MS-13 crackdown -- the largest ever in N...→

Latin Kings tried to ID informant in ex-Boston Public Schools dean Shaun Harrison’s conviction: Feds

Latin Kings tried to ID informant in ex-Boston Public Schools dean Shaun Harrison’s conviction: Feds

Latin Kings tried to identify the informant who helped put disgraced Boston high school dean Shaun Harrison in prison for shooting a student in 2015, and also set up a Fourth of July shooting this … Read full article: Latin Kings tried to ID informant in ex-...→

Latin Kings victims cried out in pain in videos shown by federal prosecutor

Latin Kings victims cried out in pain in videos shown by federal prosecutor

Videos of violent Latin Kings beatings were shown in a crowded federal detention hearing Tuesday, with graphic images of groaning victims being punched, kicked and hit in the head with a baseball b… Read full article: Latin Kings victims cried out in pain in...→

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

Authorities say a 19-year-old man was arrested Monday after mercury was found spilled in Houston parking lots, leading dozens of people to be decontaminated as a precaution Read full article: FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Ho...→

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spill

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spill

The FBI says a 19-year-old man has been arrested after trace amounts of mercury spilled at three locations in Houston, leading dozens of people to be decontaminated Read full article: FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Ho...→

Suspected Rhode Island Latin Kings boss ruled ‘significant danger,’ held

Suspected Rhode Island Latin Kings boss ruled ‘significant danger,’ held

The purported head of Rhode Island’s Latin Kings branch will remain behind bars, a federal judge ruled Friday, as the cases against more than 60 alleged gangbangers move forward. Read full article: Suspected Rhode Island Latin Kings boss ...→

Detained alleged Latin Kings regional leader allegedly punished rivals with lethal force

Detained alleged Latin Kings regional leader allegedly punished rivals with lethal force

The alleged Latin Kings leader who feds say punished traitors with lethal force and lieutenants in Boston and New Bedford who publicly boasted of shootings and beatings all pleaded not guilty Wedne… Read full article: Detained alleged Latin Kings regional le...→

Two US Army members charged with peddling drugs that led to music festival overdose

Two US Army members charged with peddling drugs that led to music festival overdose

Two members of the US Army have been arrested for hawking drugs Molly and LSD to concert-goers at 2018’s Electric Zoo music festival, leading to a woman’s death. Read full article: Two US Army members charged with peddlin...→

Family members charged with helping teen inmate elude police

Metro Nashville Police say family members and a friend of a Tennessee juvenile who broke out of a detention center have been charged with helping the 15-year-old elude authorities Read full article: Family members charged with helping teen...→

Feds claim to have knocked out regional Latin Kings leadership in massive sweep

Feds claim to have knocked out regional Latin Kings leadership in massive sweep

The feds claim they have taken down the Latin Kings regional leadership with federal racketeering charges on a wide range of crimes from drug dealing to attempted murder Thursday in the largest swe… Read full article: Feds claim to have knocked out regional ...→

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings members arrested along East Coast

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings members arrested along East Coast

Authorities say more than 60 members of the Latin Kings have been arrested on federal racketeering, drug and firearms charges, including the leaders of the street gang's East Coast operations Read full article: Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings members arrest...→

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings gang have been arrested, federal officials in Massachusetts announced Thursday. U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts Andrew Lelling and Joseph Bonavolonta, head of the... Read full article: 'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang M...→

Australian customs agents, IT worker charged in country's largest crystal meth seizure

Australian customs agents, IT worker charged in country's largest crystal meth seizure

Two Australian customs agents and an IT worker have been charged in connection with one of the country's largest seizures of methamphetamine, which had been smuggled to Melbourne from Bangkok in stereo speakers. Read full article: Australian customs agents, IT worker cha...→

‘Dozens’ of Latin Kings leaders hit with racketeering, gun charges, DOJ

‘Dozens’ of Latin Kings leaders hit with racketeering, gun charges, DOJ

Members of he Latin Kings Massachusetts and East Coast leadership have been charged with federal drug, gun and racketeering charges, according to  U.S. Attorney’s office in Boston. “Dozens… Read full article: ‘Dozens’ of Latin Kings leaders hit with...→

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Three people who were previously charged in state court for allegedly running a lottery scam that targeted a Long Beach woman pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges accusing them of scheming to bilk... Read full article: Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targe...→

16 Arrested in South Bay Gang 'Takedown,' with 4 Fugitives Sought, FBI Says - Times of San Diego

Sixteen alleged gang members and associates were taken into custody Thursday after a concluded FBI investigation, authorities announced Friday. Read full article: 16 Arrested in South Bay Gang 'Takedown,...→

FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Nazi group who reportedly discussed Virginia gun rally

FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Nazi group who reportedly discussed Virginia gun rally

The FBI has arrested three men with suspected ties to a neo-Nazi hate group who planned to travel to a pro-gun rally in Virginia next week. Read full article: FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Naz...→

Latin Kings threaten rivals by name, describe graphic violence in rap videos, feds say

Latin Kings threaten rivals by name, describe graphic violence in rap videos, feds say

Accused Latin Kings members, posting rap videos on YouTube accounts under their “King” monikers, are seen flashing gang signs, brandishing weapons and shouting “Kings” while… Read full article: Latin Kings threaten rivals by name, des...→

Latin Kings’ Lowell boss allegedly sought to kill member’s son, feds say

Latin Kings’ Lowell boss allegedly sought to kill member’s son, feds say

The Latin Kings’ alleged boss in Lowell sunk his head in federal court Monday as a judge ordered he remain in custody over his alleged threats to kill a fellow gang member’s son and a &… Read full article: Latin Kings’ Lowell boss allegedly sough...→

Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Danny Coulson says he believes the two missing Idaho children are cult members

Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Danny Coulson says he believes the two missing Idaho children are cult members

Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Danny Coulson said Tuesday that the two Idaho children at the center of a nationwide hunt are members of a cult preparing for the end of the world. Read full article: Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Dan...→

Trump signs spending bill giving military members largest pay raise in 10 years

Trump signs spending bill giving military members largest pay raise in 10 years

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP/WSVN) — President Donald Trump signed off on a nearly $1.4 trillion spending bill that included a measure giving military members... Read full article: Trump signs spending bill giving militar...→

Massive MS-13 bust: Officials charge 96 members in gang takedown

Massive MS-13 bust: Officials charge 96 members in gang takedown

Authorities dealt a staggering blow to the murderous MS-13 gang — busting 96 members and associates in the largest takedown of the notorious criminal group in New York State history. Read full article: Massive MS-13 bust: Officials charge 96 ...→

Trial Begins for Six Alleged Gang Members Charged in Three Murders

Trial Begins for Six Alleged Gang Members Charged in Three Murders

Six alleged gang members accused of killing three people for “sport” — two homeless men and a 15-year-old rival gang member — and wounding four others in a series of shootings in Lennox, Carson and Gardena in 2015 and 2016 went on trial Monday. Read full article: Trial Begins for Six Alleged Gang Member...→

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

HOUSTON (AP) — A 19-year-old man was arrested Monday after mercury was found spilled in Houston parking lots, leading dozens of people to be decontaminated... Read full article: FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Ho...→

Dozens of Members of Chicago Street Gang Charged With Dealing Guns, Drugs

Dozens of Members of Chicago Street Gang Charged With Dealing Guns, Drugs

Dozens of members of the Gangster Two-Six Nation street gang were arrested Thursday following allegations of gun and drug deals on Chicago’s South Side. Read full article: Dozens of Members of Chicago Street Gang...→

Saudi student at the University of New Mexico charged with illegally possessing handgun, FBI says

Saudi student at the University of New Mexico charged with illegally possessing handgun, FBI says

A Saudi Arabian student enrolled at the University of New Mexico's school of engineering was charged Friday with illegally possessing a firearm after a search of his Alburquerque residence found a handgun, according to federal court documents. Read full article: Saudi student at the University of New M...→

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

The sweeping takedown of the Latin Kings leadership on Thursday could deal a significant blow to the violent gang’s operations in Massachusetts and improve safety in cities like New Bedford where t… Read full article: Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’...→

Reputed Latin Kings chief pleads not guilty to racketeering in Boston

Reputed Latin Kings chief pleads not guilty to racketeering in Boston

Michael Cecchetelli and four other alleged gang members agreed to voluntary detention after their appearances in U.S. District Court in Boston. Read full article: Reputed Latin Kings chief pleads not gui...→

Leader of Latin Kings’ violent New Bedford gang faces arraignment Monday

Leader of Latin Kings’ violent New Bedford gang faces arraignment Monday

Three men, including the leader of the Latin Kings’ “extremely well-organized and violent” New Bedford chapter, will be arraigned Monday in federal court on racketeering charges a… Read full article: Leader of Latin Kings’ violent New Bedfo...→

62 members of Latin Kings charged after large scale bust

62 members of Latin Kings charged after large scale bust

Over 60 members of the Latin Kings are facing federal charges after the FBI and other agencies took part in a wide-spread bust on Thursday morning, according to officials. Read full article: 62 members of Latin Kings charged after ...→

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

The sweeping takedown of the Latin Kings leadership on Thursday could deal a significant blow to the violent gang’s operations in Massachusetts and improve safety in cities like New Bedford where t… Read full article: Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’...→

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings gang have been arrested, federal officials in Massachusetts announced Thursday. U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts Andrew Lelling and Joseph Bonavolonta, head of the... Read full article: 'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang M...→

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings Members Arrested Along East Coast

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings Members Arrested Along East Coast

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings have been arrested on federal racketeering, drug and firearms charges, including the leaders of the street gang's East Coast operations, authorities announced Thursday.Among those arrested is Michael Cecchetelli, a 40-year-old... Read full article: Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings Members Arrest...→

Dozens Of Latin Kings Gang Members Arrested In Massachusetts

Dozens Of Latin Kings Gang Members Arrested In Massachusetts

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings gang have been arrested in raids in the northeast. Read full article: Dozens Of Latin Kings Gang Members Arres...→

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Three people who were previously charged in state court for allegedly running a lottery scam that targeted a Long Beach woman were scheduled to be arraigned Monday on federal charges accusing them of scheming to... Read full article: Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targe...→

4 charged over pay for Volkswagen employee council members

German prosecutors say they have charged four current and former personnel managers at Volkswagen over the payment of allegedly excessive salaries and bonuses to members of the automaker's... Read full article: 4 charged over pay for Volkswagen employ...→

'Latin Kings' Gang Leader Freed by 'First Step Act' Is Wanted for Murder

'Latin Kings' Gang Leader Freed by 'First Step Act' Is Wanted for Murder

A gang leader is now on the run after allegedly stabbing a man to death in Rhode Island, eight months after being released from prison. Read full article: 'Latin Kings' Gang Leader Freed by 'Firs...→

Victims’ lives ‘at significant risk’ if Latin Kings get hands on paperwork, feds say

Victims’ lives ‘at significant risk’ if Latin Kings get hands on paperwork, feds say

Federal prosecutors are concerned members of the Latin Kings will use their court case “paperwork” to put the lives of witnesses and victims “at significant risk,” as defend… Read full article: Victims’ lives ‘at significant risk’ if ...→

FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Nazi group who reportedly discussed Virginia gun rally

FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Nazi group who reportedly discussed Virginia gun rally

The FBI has arrested three men with suspected ties to a neo-Nazi hate group who planned to travel to a pro-gun rally in Virginia next week. Read full article: FBI arrests 3 alleged members of neo-Naz...→

FBI, SFPD say 2 charged in deadly 2019 shooting in San Francisco's Fillmore District

FBI, SFPD say 2 charged in deadly 2019 shooting in San Francisco's Fillmore District

Authorities have announced that two people have been charged in the deadly March 23, 2019 shooting in San Francisco's Fillmore neighborhood. Read full article: FBI, SFPD say 2 charged in deadly 2019 s...→

Latin Kings threaten rivals by name, describe graphic violence in rap videos, feds say

Latin Kings threaten rivals by name, describe graphic violence in rap videos, feds say

Accused Latin Kings members, posting rap videos on YouTube accounts under their “King” monikers, are seen flashing gang signs, brandishing weapons and shouting “Kings” while… Read full article: Latin Kings threaten rivals by name, des...→

Latin Kings-linked YouTube rap videos with alleged New Bedford gang members will stay online

Latin Kings-linked YouTube rap videos with alleged New Bedford gang members will stay online

YouTube says it won’t take down Latin Kings-linked videos made by alleged New Bedford gang members now under federal indictment, who rap about shooting rivals and brag about “splatterin… Read full article: Latin Kings-linked YouTube rap videos wi...→

Latin Kings’ Lowell boss allegedly sought to kill member’s son, feds say

Latin Kings’ Lowell boss allegedly sought to kill member’s son, feds say

The Latin Kings’ alleged boss in Lowell sunk his head in federal court Monday as a judge ordered he remain in custody over his alleged threats to kill a fellow gang member’s son and a &… Read full article: Latin Kings’ Lowell boss allegedly sough...→

Latin Kings schemed to launder drug money by flipping houses, feds say

Latin Kings schemed to launder drug money by flipping houses, feds say

New Bedford Latin Kings bought houses they planned to renovate and flip in an elaborate scheme to launder drug money, feds say — a move one organized crime expert called an indicator of how s… Read full article: Latin Kings schemed to launder drug mone...→

New Bedford police ‘disappointed’ at release of Latin Kings from custody

New Bedford police ‘disappointed’ at release of Latin Kings from custody

Four Latin Kings, including a New Bedford teen accused in multiple assaults, have been granted release on bail by federal judges after the massive “Operation Thrown Down” sweep earlier … Read full article: New Bedford police ‘disappointed’ at rel...→

Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Danny Coulson says he believes the two missing Idaho children are cult members

Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Danny Coulson says he believes the two missing Idaho children are cult members

Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Danny Coulson said Tuesday that the two Idaho children at the center of a nationwide hunt are members of a cult preparing for the end of the world. Read full article: Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director Dan...→

Eight South Carolina inmates, including gang members, charged in $100G ‘sextortion’ conspiracy

Eight inmates of South Carolina prisons – three of whom are Bloods gang members – have been charged in a “sextortion ring” that made them at least $144,000 through their solicitation of hush money from victims, federal officials say. Read full article: Eight South Carolina inmates, including ...→

Trump signs spending bill giving military members largest pay raise in 10 years

Trump signs spending bill giving military members largest pay raise in 10 years

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP/WSVN) — President Donald Trump signed off on a nearly $1.4 trillion spending bill that included a measure giving military members... Read full article: Trump signs spending bill giving militar...→

MS-13 crackdown -- the largest ever in New York -- ensnares nearly 100 members, associates, report says

MS-13 crackdown -- the largest ever in New York -- ensnares nearly 100 members, associates, report says

New York prosecutors are gearing up Friday to announce criminal charges against 96 members and associates of MS-13 in what reportedly is the largest crackdown against the gang in the state’s history. Read full article: MS-13 crackdown -- the largest ever in N...→

Massive MS-13 bust: Officials charge 96 members in gang takedown

Massive MS-13 bust: Officials charge 96 members in gang takedown

Authorities dealt a staggering blow to the murderous MS-13 gang — busting 96 members and associates in the largest takedown of the notorious criminal group in New York State history. Read full article: Massive MS-13 bust: Officials charge 96 ...→

Latin Kings tried to ID informant in ex-Boston Public Schools dean Shaun Harrison’s conviction: Feds

Latin Kings tried to ID informant in ex-Boston Public Schools dean Shaun Harrison’s conviction: Feds

Latin Kings tried to identify the informant who helped put disgraced Boston high school dean Shaun Harrison in prison for shooting a student in 2015, and also set up a Fourth of July shooting this … Read full article: Latin Kings tried to ID informant in ex-...→

Trial Begins for Six Alleged Gang Members Charged in Three Murders

Trial Begins for Six Alleged Gang Members Charged in Three Murders

Six alleged gang members accused of killing three people for “sport” — two homeless men and a 15-year-old rival gang member — and wounding four others in a series of shootings in Lennox, Carson and Gardena in 2015 and 2016 went on trial Monday. Read full article: Trial Begins for Six Alleged Gang Member...→

Latin Kings victims cried out in pain in videos shown by federal prosecutor

Latin Kings victims cried out in pain in videos shown by federal prosecutor

Videos of violent Latin Kings beatings were shown in a crowded federal detention hearing Tuesday, with graphic images of groaning victims being punched, kicked and hit in the head with a baseball b… Read full article: Latin Kings victims cried out in pain in...→

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

HOUSTON (AP) — A 19-year-old man was arrested Monday after mercury was found spilled in Houston parking lots, leading dozens of people to be decontaminated... Read full article: FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Ho...→

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spills

Authorities say a 19-year-old man was arrested Monday after mercury was found spilled in Houston parking lots, leading dozens of people to be decontaminated as a precaution Read full article: FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Ho...→

Dozens of Members of Chicago Street Gang Charged With Dealing Guns, Drugs

Dozens of Members of Chicago Street Gang Charged With Dealing Guns, Drugs

Dozens of members of the Gangster Two-Six Nation street gang were arrested Thursday following allegations of gun and drug deals on Chicago’s South Side. Read full article: Dozens of Members of Chicago Street Gang...→

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spill

FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Houston mercury spill

The FBI says a 19-year-old man has been arrested after trace amounts of mercury spilled at three locations in Houston, leading dozens of people to be decontaminated Read full article: FBI: 19-year-old arrested, charged in Ho...→

Saudi student at the University of New Mexico charged with illegally possessing handgun, FBI says

Saudi student at the University of New Mexico charged with illegally possessing handgun, FBI says

A Saudi Arabian student enrolled at the University of New Mexico's school of engineering was charged Friday with illegally possessing a firearm after a search of his Alburquerque residence found a handgun, according to federal court documents. Read full article: Saudi student at the University of New M...→

Suspected Rhode Island Latin Kings boss ruled ‘significant danger,’ held

Suspected Rhode Island Latin Kings boss ruled ‘significant danger,’ held

The purported head of Rhode Island’s Latin Kings branch will remain behind bars, a federal judge ruled Friday, as the cases against more than 60 alleged gangbangers move forward. Read full article: Suspected Rhode Island Latin Kings boss ...→

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

The sweeping takedown of the Latin Kings leadership on Thursday could deal a significant blow to the violent gang’s operations in Massachusetts and improve safety in cities like New Bedford where t… Read full article: Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’...→

Detained alleged Latin Kings regional leader allegedly punished rivals with lethal force

Detained alleged Latin Kings regional leader allegedly punished rivals with lethal force

The alleged Latin Kings leader who feds say punished traitors with lethal force and lieutenants in Boston and New Bedford who publicly boasted of shootings and beatings all pleaded not guilty Wedne… Read full article: Detained alleged Latin Kings regional le...→

Reputed Latin Kings chief pleads not guilty to racketeering in Boston

Reputed Latin Kings chief pleads not guilty to racketeering in Boston

Michael Cecchetelli and four other alleged gang members agreed to voluntary detention after their appearances in U.S. District Court in Boston. Read full article: Reputed Latin Kings chief pleads not gui...→

Two US Army members charged with peddling drugs that led to music festival overdose

Two US Army members charged with peddling drugs that led to music festival overdose

Two members of the US Army have been arrested for hawking drugs Molly and LSD to concert-goers at 2018’s Electric Zoo music festival, leading to a woman’s death. Read full article: Two US Army members charged with peddlin...→

Leader of Latin Kings’ violent New Bedford gang faces arraignment Monday

Leader of Latin Kings’ violent New Bedford gang faces arraignment Monday

Three men, including the leader of the Latin Kings’ “extremely well-organized and violent” New Bedford chapter, will be arraigned Monday in federal court on racketeering charges a… Read full article: Leader of Latin Kings’ violent New Bedfo...→

Family members charged with helping teen inmate elude police

Metro Nashville Police say family members and a friend of a Tennessee juvenile who broke out of a detention center have been charged with helping the 15-year-old elude authorities Read full article: Family members charged with helping teen...→

62 members of Latin Kings charged after large scale bust

62 members of Latin Kings charged after large scale bust

Over 60 members of the Latin Kings are facing federal charges after the FBI and other agencies took part in a wide-spread bust on Thursday morning, according to officials. Read full article: 62 members of Latin Kings charged after ...→

Feds claim to have knocked out regional Latin Kings leadership in massive sweep

Feds claim to have knocked out regional Latin Kings leadership in massive sweep

The feds claim they have taken down the Latin Kings regional leadership with federal racketeering charges on a wide range of crimes from drug dealing to attempted murder Thursday in the largest swe… Read full article: Feds claim to have knocked out regional ...→

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’ on Latin Kings

The sweeping takedown of the Latin Kings leadership on Thursday could deal a significant blow to the violent gang’s operations in Massachusetts and improve safety in cities like New Bedford where t… Read full article: Federal sweep could be ‘significant hit’...→

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings members arrested along East Coast

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings members arrested along East Coast

Authorities say more than 60 members of the Latin Kings have been arrested on federal racketeering, drug and firearms charges, including the leaders of the street gang's East Coast operations Read full article: Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings members arrest...→

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings gang have been arrested, federal officials in Massachusetts announced Thursday. U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts Andrew Lelling and Joseph Bonavolonta, head of the... Read full article: 'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang M...→

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang Members Arrested in Mass.

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings gang have been arrested, federal officials in Massachusetts announced Thursday. U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts Andrew Lelling and Joseph Bonavolonta, head of the... Read full article: 'Throne Down': Over 60 Latin King Gang M...→

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings Members Arrested Along East Coast

Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings Members Arrested Along East Coast

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings have been arrested on federal racketeering, drug and firearms charges, including the leaders of the street gang's East Coast operations, authorities announced Thursday.Among those arrested is Michael Cecchetelli, a 40-year-old... Read full article: Feds: Over 60 Latin Kings Members Arrest...→

Australian customs agents, IT worker charged in country's largest crystal meth seizure

Australian customs agents, IT worker charged in country's largest crystal meth seizure

Two Australian customs agents and an IT worker have been charged in connection with one of the country's largest seizures of methamphetamine, which had been smuggled to Melbourne from Bangkok in stereo speakers. Read full article: Australian customs agents, IT worker cha...→

Dozens Of Latin Kings Gang Members Arrested In Massachusetts

Dozens Of Latin Kings Gang Members Arrested In Massachusetts

More than 60 members of the Latin Kings gang have been arrested in raids in the northeast. Read full article: Dozens Of Latin Kings Gang Members Arres...→

‘Dozens’ of Latin Kings leaders hit with racketeering, gun charges, DOJ

‘Dozens’ of Latin Kings leaders hit with racketeering, gun charges, DOJ

Members of he Latin Kings Massachusetts and East Coast leadership have been charged with federal drug, gun and racketeering charges, according to  U.S. Attorney’s office in Boston. “Dozens… Read full article: ‘Dozens’ of Latin Kings leaders hit with...→

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Three people who were previously charged in state court for allegedly running a lottery scam that targeted a Long Beach woman pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges accusing them of scheming to bilk... Read full article: Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targe...→

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targeting Older Women

Three people who were previously charged in state court for allegedly running a lottery scam that targeted a Long Beach woman were scheduled to be arraigned Monday on federal charges accusing them of scheming to... Read full article: Four Charged in 'Latin Lotto Scam' Targe...→

16 Arrested in South Bay Gang 'Takedown,' with 4 Fugitives Sought, FBI Says - Times of San Diego

Sixteen alleged gang members and associates were taken into custody Thursday after a concluded FBI investigation, authorities announced Friday. Read full article: 16 Arrested in South Bay Gang 'Takedown,...→

4 charged over pay for Volkswagen employee council members

German prosecutors say they have charged four current and former personnel managers at Volkswagen over the payment of allegedly excessive salaries and bonuses to members of the automaker's... Read full article: 4 charged over pay for Volkswagen employ...→

'Latin Kings' Gang Leader Freed by 'First Step Act' Is Wanted for Murder

'Latin Kings' Gang Leader Freed by 'First Step Act' Is Wanted for Murder

A gang leader is now on the run after allegedly stabbing a man to death in Rhode Island, eight months after being released from prison. Read full article: 'Latin Kings' Gang Leader Freed by 'Firs...→