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Augustin Zambrano

Scales Of Justice

Chicago Gang Leader Sentenced To 60 Years In Prison

A Chicago gang leader who prosecutors say oversaw a sophisticated and brutal organization with at least 10,000 “soldiers” in Illinois — even while he was in prison — that beat, shot and extorted money from rivals was sentenced Wednesday to 60 years in federal prison.

01/11/2012

Latin King Gang Sign (Photo Credit: PEDRO ARMESTRE/AFP/Getty Images)

High-Ranking Latin Kings Leaders Convicted

Prosecutors are hailing the conviction of the alleged top leader of the Chicago-based Latin Kings as a blow to one of the nation’s most powerful street gangs.

WBBM Newsradio–04/06/2011