Newsletter - In The News - San Antonio Gangs The News - San Antonio Gangsen-us2019-11-14T10:43:11.2024026-06:00Federal, State and Local Authorities Arrest Seven San Antonio Eastside Bloods Gang Members and Associates on Drug Trafficking Charges The News - San Antonio Gangs&newsletterid=1164/19/2019 6:32:52 PM<p>In San Antonio and Austin this morning, federal, state and local authorities arrested seven members and associates of the Bloods gang on federal and state drug trafficking charges, announced U.S. Attorney John F.Suspected Bloods gang members arrested in San Antonio, Austin The News - San Antonio Gangs&newsletterid=1154/18/2019 2:33:54 PM<p>The arrests were the result of an anti-gang initiative a year in the making, according to U.S. attorney John Bash.7 East Side Blood gang members arrested on drug trafficking charges The News - San Antonio Gangs&newsletterid=1144/18/2019 2:15:17 PMSAN ANTONIO - Federal officials hold a news conference to talk about the arrest of seven East Side Blood gang members on drug trafficking charges. News conference is expected to begin at 1:30 p.m.Latin Kings gang member wanted in two states arrested in the San Antonio area The News - San Antonio Gangs&newsletterid=1134/16/2019 3:32:03 PM<div style=""><font face="times">Jorge Tirado, 47, was arrested in Pleasanton. He allegedly admitted to being part of the Latin Kings, a notorious street gang.</font></div><div style=""><font face="times"><br></font></div><div style=""><font face="times">Pleasanton police recently confirmed the arrest of man who allegedly admitted to being a general in the Latin Kings, an organized street gang.</font></div><div style=""><font face="times"><br></font></div><div style=""><font face="times">Jorge Tirado, 47, was arrested in a traffic stop in Pleasanton, police said.</font></div><div style=""><font face="times"><br></font></div><div style=""><font face="times">Tirado had two outstanding warrants, police said on Monday.Exclusive Gang Unit Ride Along: How El Paso Police are fighting violent gang crime in El Paso The News - San Antonio Gangs&newsletterid=1122/8/2019 12:00:00 AM<div style=""><font face="times">The violent crime associated with gang activity in the city of El Paso has decreased drastically over the past 20 years, said El Paso's Gang Unit Sergeant.&nbsp;</font></div><div style=""><font face="times"><br></font></div><div style=""><font face="times">ABC-7 was given an exclusive ride along with a Gang Unit to see how first hand how the unit operates and learn about the changing gang trends in El Paso.SA crips ringleader, two other gang members face additional federal charges The News - San Antonio Gangs&newsletterid=1107/11/2018 12:00:00 PMSAN ANTONIO - A San Antonio crips ringleader and two other gang members are facing additional federal charges stemming from their November arrest on a federal crack cocaine distribution conspiracy charge.<br><br>The United States Attorney&#8217;s Office announced that the federal grand jury has returned separate indictments against Crips East Terrance Gangstas ringleader Alvin Clark, 40; James Bilal Ali, 35; and Dai&#8217;Vonte E&#8217;Shaun Titus Ross, 21.<br><br>Officials said Clark and Ali are being charged with one count of being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.<br><br>Ross is being charged with one count of possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine and one count of possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, officials said.BCSO: Gang member caught with 134 grams of heroin, $80,000 in West Side raid The News - San Antonio Gangs&newsletterid=1115/24/2018 12:00:00 PMBexar County deputies on Wednesday arrested an alleged gang member who they said had more than 100 grams of heroin.<br><br>David Medina, 37, faces two felony and one misdemeanor drug charges. He remains in the Bexar County Jail on a bond of more than $40,000.<br><br>According to the Bexar County Sheriff's Office, deputies executed a search warrant at a home in the 2500 block of Suzette Avenue.