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<p>Gang leader Ronell Wilson was convicted of murdering two NYPD detectives. He has twice been sentenced to death and escaped that sentence twice on technicalities. (Photo: NYPD)</p>

Killer of 2 NYPD Officers Escapes Death Penalty for Second Time

June 27, 2017
His first death sentence was overturned by the Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals because of an improper prosecution argument. He was again sentenced to death by a jury in 2013, but that was overturned based on a new legal standard for retardation.

Video: L.A. Deputies' 'Split-Second Decision' Likely Saved Boy Struck by Stray Bullet

June 9, 2017
Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies' decision to drive him to the hospital likely saved the life of a 4-year-old boy shot in the head by a stray bullet in Compton, CA.

Russians Charged With Racketeering

June 9, 2017
Law enforcement agencies announced on Wednesday a litany of charges against 33 people — including 27 who were allegedly associated with a Russian crime syndicate. Authorities said the indictment represents one of the first federal racketeering charges ever brought against a vor v zakonei — a Russian phrase that translates roughly as "thief-in-law."

Southern California Officers on High Alert After Gang Threats

May 31, 2017
Police officers across Southern California are being warned to be on guard after L.A. County sheriff’s homicide investigators discovered unspecified threats by street gangs targeting officers.
<p>Gildardo Davila, 27, is wanted in the shooting of a Riverside County Sheriff&#39;s deputy.&nbsp;(Photo: Riverside County SD)</p>

CA Deputy Shot, Reputed Gang Member Wanted as Suspect

May 26, 2017
A documented member of a notorious street gang is identified as the man accused of shooting a Riverside County sheriff's deputy and launching a wide manhunt Thursday night in Coachella, CA.

CA Deputy Wounded, Suspected Gang Member Dead in Traffic Stop Shooting

May 25, 2017
A Los Angeles County deputy was wounded and a gunman believed to be a gang member died in a shooting during a traffic stop in Compton, CA.

Officers Monitoring Facebook Prevent Gang Shooting Outside NY Court

May 12, 2017
NYPD officers grabbed three gang members planning violence outside the courthouse on Joralemon St. in Brooklyn Heights on Wednesday after finding a Facebook Live video that showed they had a gun and planned to shoot members of a rival crew, police sources said.

ICE Arrests 1,378 Suspected Gang Members in Record Sweep

May 12, 2017
The Trump administration has concluded a six-week nationwide sweep of suspected gang members with 1,378 arrests — the largest such gang sweep conducted by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) to date.

Chicago PD Warns Officers About Gangs with Rifles

May 9, 2017
The Chicago Police Department warned its officers Monday about gangs armed with rifles, after three people were shot to death over the weekend and two officers were targeted in an ambush last week.
<p>Photo: Chicago PD/Facebook</p>

Reputed Gang Member Charged in Shooting of 2 Chicago Officers

May 8, 2017
A reputed gang member has been charged for his alleged role in the shooting of two plainclothes Chicago police officers earlier this week in the South Side's Back of the Yards neighborhood.
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