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McHenry Task Force Makes 9 Arrests In Harvard Gang Suppression Effort

A special anti-gang unit has set up operations in far northwestern Harvard, and officials say it’s already yielding results.

WBBM Newsradio–05/01/2013

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New Chicago Anti-Gang Strategy: No More No-Cash Bonds For Misdemeanors

Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy has found a new way to keep gang members off their street corners.

08/12/2012

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Mayor Wants To Expand Anti-Gang Strategy From Neighborhoods Where It Worked

Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Thursday the Police Department is prepared to expand its anti-gang strategies, after early efforts in two neighborhoods have shown dramatic results.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

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Police Announce 39 Drug Arrests In Anti-Gang Efforts

Chicago police announced Saturday the arrests of nearly 40 suspects and seizure of weapons, drugs and vehicles in anti-gang “take downs” conducted over the last week.

06/30/2012