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Knoxville News Sentinel
GANG TIES: Legal process for identifying gang members is far from settledKPD's gang task force — which has been scaled back to 17 officers and renamed t
GANG TIES: Legal process for identifying gang members is far from settled
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
KPD's gang task force — which has been scaled back to 17 officers and renamed the Violence Reduction Team — assisted KPD's Organized Crime Unit in the investigation into the heroin ring, said KPD spokesman Darrell DeBusk. Knoxville police did not... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Chiefs kicker Cairo Santos excited for Olympics in Brazilby tour operators has been pulled back to reveal a less savory underbelly. Une
Chiefs kicker Cairo Santos excited for Olympics in Brazil
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
by tour operators has been pulled back to reveal a less savory underbelly. Unemployment is a problem. So is homelessness, organized crime and other social issues. “Security is the main concern,” said Santos, who spent time this past offseason in... Read more
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FOX News
Eric Shawn Reports: How Frank Sheeran killed Jimmy Hoffalegacy as a pivotal part of the American labor movement has been overshadowed b
Eric Shawn Reports: How Frank Sheeran killed Jimmy Hoffa
FOX News / Posted 7 hours ago
legacy as a pivotal part of the American labor movement has been overshadowed by his disappearance. But it seems clear that organized crime bosses did not want him to resume the mantle of the Teamsters presidency, and went to the ultimate length to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
NFL player eager to see show Brazil puts on at Rio Olympicsby tour operators has been pulled back to reveal a less savory underbelly. Une
NFL player eager to see show Brazil puts on at Rio Olympics
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 hours ago
by tour operators has been pulled back to reveal a less savory underbelly. Unemployment is a problem. So is homelessness, organized crime and other social issues. "Security is the main concern," said Santos, who spent time this past offseason in... Read more
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Salon.com
NFL player eager to see show Brazil puts on at Rio Olympicsby tour operators has been pulled back to reveal a less savory underbelly. Une
NFL player eager to see show Brazil puts on at Rio Olympics
Salon.com / Posted 8 hours ago
by tour operators has been pulled back to reveal a less savory underbelly. Unemployment is a problem. So is homelessness, organized crime and other social issues. “Security is the main concern,” said Santos, who spent time this past offseason in... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
NFL player eager to see show Brazil puts on at Rio Olympicsby tour operators has been pulled back to reveal a less savory underbelly. Une
NFL player eager to see show Brazil puts on at Rio Olympics
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 9 hours ago
by tour operators has been pulled back to reveal a less savory underbelly. Unemployment is a problem. So is homelessness, organized crime and other social issues. "Security is the main concern," said Santos, who spent time this past offseason in... Read more
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Brandon Sun
NFL player eager to see show Brazil puts on at Rio Olympicsby tour operators has been pulled back to reveal a less savory underbelly. Une
NFL player eager to see show Brazil puts on at Rio Olympics
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
by tour operators has been pulled back to reveal a less savory underbelly. Unemployment is a problem. So is homelessness, organized crime and other social issues. "Security is the main concern," said Santos, who spent time this past off-season in... Read more
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Newsmax
British Newspaper Reports Tangled Web of Connections Linking Trump, PutinFirtash is under U.S indictment, while Deripaska is banned from entering the Un
British Newspaper Reports Tangled Web of Connections Linking Trump, Putin
Newsmax / Posted 11 hours ago
Firtash is under U.S indictment, while Deripaska is banned from entering the United States because of his connection with organized crime, reports The Guardian. The FBI is investigating who was behind leaking the DNC's documents, which showed... Read more
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New Kerala
On World Day, UN urges stronger action to shield millions from human trafficking - newkerala.com #97776need a strong legal basis for action. I encourage all States to adopt and imple
On World Day, UN urges stronger action to shield millions from human trafficking - newkerala.com #97776
New Kerala / Posted 22 hours ago
need a strong legal basis for action. I encourage all States to adopt and implement the UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and its protocol on human trafficking as well as all core international human rights instruments, the... Read more
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Breitbart
‘The Technomancer’ Review: A Disappointing Step Backwardstrade on behalf of their employee citizenry. Beneath the veneer of order, milit
‘The Technomancer’ Review: A Disappointing Step Backwards
Breitbart / Posted 23 hours ago
trade on behalf of their employee citizenry. Beneath the veneer of order, military police battle independent enterprise, organized crime, and rebel factions. It’s a setting ripe for complex relationships, interdependence, and controversy.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Manitoba raid helps stop cocaine cartelto kidnap. "The result of this joint investigation demonstrates that provincia
Manitoba raid helps stop cocaine cartel
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
to kidnap. "The result of this joint investigation demonstrates that provincial and international borders do not insulate organized crime from prosecution." Inspector Tim Olmstead, of the Manitoba RCMP, said in a release. "This also re-enforces... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
State Rep. McNamara proposes legislation aimed at protecting law enforcement officers from threatsallow law enforcement to seize a convicted criminal's real or personal property
State Rep. McNamara proposes legislation aimed at protecting law enforcement officers from threats
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted yesterday
allow law enforcement to seize a convicted criminal's real or personal property: like a house or car if it can be tied to organized crime or gang activity. The second would make it a level 5 felony to threaten a law enforcement officer or their... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Edgewater man among six charged in racketeering schemesaid. Dubbed “Operation Smiles,” the 10-month investigation leading to the arr
Edgewater man among six charged in racketeering scheme
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
said. Dubbed “Operation Smiles,” the 10-month investigation leading to the arrests on Thursday was led by the Gangs and Organized Crime Bureau under the state Division of Criminal Justice, and by the Roxbury Police Department. “Most people... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Edgewater man is among six charged in racketeering schemesaid. Dubbed “Operation Smiles,” the 10-month investigation leading to the arr
Edgewater man is among six charged in racketeering scheme
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
said. Dubbed “Operation Smiles,” the 10-month investigation leading to the arrests on Thursday was led by the Gangs and Organized Crime Bureau under the state Division of Criminal Justice and by the Roxbury police. “Most people think of gift... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tell-all of rise and fall of famous Texas whorehouse to hit shelves August 1challenged the brothel's success when he ran a week-long exposé about the broth
Tell-all of rise and fall of famous Texas whorehouse to hit shelves August 1
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
challenged the brothel's success when he ran a week-long exposé about the brothel and asserted it was involved with organized crime. A TxDPS investigation into the brothel found no evidence of such, according to the TSHA. However, facing... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Convicted drug dealer accused of groping cocaine buyer in stingparole remand was issued because of a previous conviction. According to an arr
Convicted drug dealer accused of groping cocaine buyer in sting
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
parole remand was issued because of a previous conviction. According to an arrest affidavit, officers in the Narcotics and Organized Crime squad set up a sting when they heard Humphrey was selling crack cocaine. The female buyer gave Humphrey $40... Read more
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Daily Record
Roxbury go-go owner, 5 others charged in $9 million fraudwere charged after a 10-month investigation called “Operation Smiles” led by th
Roxbury go-go owner, 5 others charged in $9 million fraud
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
were charged after a 10-month investigation called “Operation Smiles” led by the Division of Criminal Justice Gangs & Organized Crime Bureau and the Roxbury Police Department. Roxbury police initiated the investigation and brought in the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Convicted drug dealer accused of groping cocaine buyer in stingparole remand was issued because of a previous conviction. According to an arr
Convicted drug dealer accused of groping cocaine buyer in sting
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
parole remand was issued because of a previous conviction. According to an arrest affidavit, officers in the Narcotics and Organized Crime squad set up a sting when they heard Humphrey was selling crack cocaine. The female buyer gave Humphrey $40... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
John Anthony Silva Trial: Witnesses explain burial and location of medieval weapon used in 2013 murdbattery off of some back roads near LaSalle in August 2013. Because prosecutor
John Anthony Silva Trial: Witnesses explain burial and location of medieval weapon used in 2013 murd
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
battery off of some back roads near LaSalle in August 2013. Because prosecutors decided to try Silva under the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act they need to prove he demonstrated a pattern of racketeering during his 20-plus years of gang... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis Police paid $1.9M in overtime during Level Three alertTillman, $143,294.03; North Main, $155,060.34; Airways, $137,303.11; Appling Fa
Memphis Police paid $1.9M in overtime during Level Three alert
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Tillman, $143,294.03; North Main, $155,060.34; Airways, $137,303.11; Appling Farms, $159,871.56; Ridgeway, $145,849.01; Organized Crime Unit, $161,200.70; Special Operations, $238,014.90; and Investigative Services, $160,000. Ryan Poe is a... Read more
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CBS Denver
Colorado's U.S. Attorney Stepping Down For Private Practicecrisis, including a $7 billion settlement with Citigroup. She says Colorado is
Colorado's U.S. Attorney Stepping Down For Private Practice
CBS Denver / Posted yesterday
crisis, including a $7 billion settlement with Citigroup. She says Colorado is a safer place because of his prosecutions of organized crime, drug cartels and gang violence. Walsh says it was a high honor to serve as leader of the attorney general’s... Read more
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CBS Denver
Colorado's US Attorney Steps Down, Returns To Private Practicecrisis, including a $7 billion settlement with Citigroup. She says Colorado is
Colorado's US Attorney Steps Down, Returns To Private Practice
CBS Denver / Posted yesterday
crisis, including a $7 billion settlement with Citigroup. She says Colorado is a safer place because of his prosecutions of organized crime, drug cartels and gang violence. Walsh says it was a high honor to serve as leader of the attorney general’s... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Colorado's US attorney stepping down to for private practicecrisis, including a $7 billion settlement with Citigroup. She says Colorado is
Colorado's US attorney stepping down to for private practice
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
crisis, including a $7 billion settlement with Citigroup. She says Colorado is a safer place because of his prosecutions of organized crime, drug cartels and gang violence. Walsh says it was a high honor to serve as leader of the attorney general's... Read more
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Variety
Funding Completed for Ross McCall Crime Thriller ‘Beautiful Ones’collaborated with McCall to tell the story of a shylock falling in love with th
Funding Completed for Ross McCall Crime Thriller ‘Beautiful Ones’
Variety / Posted yesterday
collaborated with McCall to tell the story of a shylock falling in love with the wrong woman amidst the atmosphere of organized crime in Los Angeles. The film also stars Brian Tee (“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows”), Jessy... Read more
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New York Post
Drug dealers are mixing heroin with elephant sedativestime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Drug dealers are mixing heroin with elephant sedatives
New York Post / Posted yesterday
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. “You feel like a kid with... Read more
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The Washington Times
Carfentanil: Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in opioid overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Carfentanil: Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in opioid overdose battle
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. “You feel like a kid with... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh, India home ministers wake up to Dhaka terror attackOne of the agreements was on ‘Combating Terrorism and Organized Crime and Illic
Bangladesh, India home ministers wake up to Dhaka terror attack
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
One of the agreements was on ‘Combating Terrorism and Organized Crime and Illicit Drug Trafficking’ that both home ministers agreed “to immediately” put into operation. Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal and Rajnath Singh met at New Delhi on Thursday at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tripartite Africa-U.S. Talks to Discuss Maritime Securityentire continent are issues of peace and security. When we speak of peace and s
Tripartite Africa-U.S. Talks to Discuss Maritime Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
entire continent are issues of peace and security. When we speak of peace and security, we refer to issues of terrorism, organized crime and all forms of trafficking. In this regard, Togo is in the process of preparing an ordinary session for AU... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battle
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. "You feel like a kid with... Read more
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The Columbian
Elephant sedative is newest threat in overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Elephant sedative is newest threat in overdose battle
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. “You feel like a kid with... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
John Anthony Silva Trial: Police expert explains Medieval weapon in 2013 murdercase wanted to ask him about a murder he’d analyzed in 2013. That’s because th
John Anthony Silva Trial: Police expert explains Medieval weapon in 2013 murder
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
case wanted to ask him about a murder he’d analyzed in 2013. That’s because they are trying Silva under the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act, requiring them to prove he demonstrated a pattern of racketeering during his 20 plus years of... Read more
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The Age
Seven suggestions for a deadly sinin Victoria, a strong heroin market and a massive appetite for cocaine. In his
Seven suggestions for a deadly sin
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
in Victoria, a strong heroin market and a massive appetite for cocaine. In his 1980 book Drug Traffic, Narcotics and Organized Crime in Australia, Professor Alfred McCoy found, "Australia has had a demonstrated capacity for consuming vast... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battle
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. "You feel like a kid with... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
'Mob Wives' Renee Graziano on UK's 'Celebrity Big Brother'Wives," created by her sister Jennifer, chronicled the lives of women whose fam
'Mob Wives' Renee Graziano on UK's 'Celebrity Big Brother'
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
Wives," created by her sister Jennifer, chronicled the lives of women whose family members or spouses were affiliated with organized crime. Renee, who appeared on nearly every episode of the show, became well-known for her outspoken and... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battle
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 2 days ago
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. "You feel like a kid with... Read more
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WALB Albany
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battle
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. "You feel like a kid with... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battle
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. "You feel like a kid with... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battle
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. "You feel like a kid with... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battle
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. "You feel like a kid with... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battle
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 days ago
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. "You feel like a kid with... Read more
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DW
Amnesty points to 'endemic flaws' in Indonesia's justice system |Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the Southeast Asian nation is being used as
Amnesty points to 'endemic flaws' in Indonesia's justice system |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the Southeast Asian nation is being used as a major trafficking hub by transnational organized crime groups in an effort to meet current or potential demand of a large young population, and a correspondingly... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battle
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 2 days ago
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. "You feel like a kid with... Read more
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Boston Herald
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battletime authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to po
Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in overdose battle
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
time authorities start to get a handle on one type of drug, another seems to pop up, said Joseph Pinjuh, chief of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force and narcotics unit for the U.S. attorney in Cleveland. "You feel like a kid with... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Citizens in Jasper County believe recent murder was targetedphone. So far this year, there have been six homicides in Jasper County, two o
Citizens in Jasper County believe recent murder was targeted
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
phone. So far this year, there have been six homicides in Jasper County, two of which happened just days apart. "This is organized crime. That's what this is. This is organized crime. These individuals are pointing their targets out, carrying out... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Multiple Arrests in Illegal Gambling Investigationon North Main Street began in January. On July 27, Naugatuck police and members
Multiple Arrests in Illegal Gambling Investigation
NBC Connecticut / Posted 2 days ago
on North Main Street began in January. On July 27, Naugatuck police and members of the Connecticut State Police Statewide Organized Crime Task Force executed a search warrant at the club. According to police, multiple employees were arrested and... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Patronage a growth industrythem in the morning newspapers. Not all the boards are stacked, likely more by
Patronage a growth industry
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 2 days ago
them in the morning newspapers. Not all the boards are stacked, likely more by legislative necessity than desire. The Organized Crime Agency of B.C. is bereft of donors. Others are entirely overseen by senior public employees, such as the B.C.... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Follow trial of Greeley gang member John Anthony Silva livethe next three weeks. Due to his gang affiliation, prosecutors have bundled th
Follow trial of Greeley gang member John Anthony Silva live
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
the next three weeks. Due to his gang affiliation, prosecutors have bundled the charges against Silva under the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act, which requires the state to prove he exhibited a pattern of racketeering during his time with... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Silva Trial: Police expert explains Medieval weapon in 2013 murderfrom a murder they say Silva committed in 2013. Silva, a longtime Greeley gang
Silva Trial: Police expert explains Medieval weapon in 2013 murder
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
from a murder they say Silva committed in 2013. Silva, a longtime Greeley gang member, is being tried under the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act for myriad crimes police say he committed during his gang involvement. Prosecutors are working... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Two arrested in connection to burglary operation identifiedboy who was also arrested will not be named because he is a juvenile. Carr and
Two arrested in connection to burglary operation identified
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 2 days ago
boy who was also arrested will not be named because he is a juvenile. Carr and Hutchison are charged with engaging in organized crime/burglary of a vehicle. Hutchison’s bail was set at $7,500 and Carr’s bail had not been set as of... Read more
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