A string of shooting deaths of Chicago high-schoolers shocks and saddens, despite a decrease in the city's homicide rate.
El Salvador's Nayib Bukele has won plaudits both at home and abroad for his indiscriminate security crackdown that has seen more than 1% of the country's population put in prison.
Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr Wednesday announced his office’s Gang Prosecution Unit has secured a 52-count indictment charging three alleged gang members with a variety of drug and weapons offenses.
Controversial legislation imposing mandatory minimum prison terms for gang recruitment in Georgia will take effect July 1.
Law enforcement officials have announced the largest indictment of a motorcycle gang in Georgia history.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is moving the headquarters of the Middle Georgia branch of the state’s Gang Task Force into a fortress-like Macon-Bibb County government building known by many simply as “The Castle.”
The Georgia House approved a bill that would crack down on gang recruitment in the state.
Georgia lawmakers want to increase the sentence for gang recruitment activities as part of a tough-on-crime push under the Gold Dome this legislative session.
A prosecutor in Atlanta has announced a sprawling indictment targeting members of what she called a violent street gang that targeted the homes of famous athletes, entertainers and others.
The government declared a state of emergency and locked down prisons after more than 80 murders were committed Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
At least 41 deputies have been uncovered as being involved in gangs, according to the LA County inspector general. The civilian overnight board says it's a problem that has existed for decades.
Thirty Savannah residents face federal charges following an investigation of two rival gangs, prosecutors announced Wednesday. The gangs operate in a...