Gangs in Santa Barbara
Their state prison sentences range from three years to 19 years. Read story.
Saturday, July 28, 2012
Four men sentenced in fatal 4th of July stabbing case. Read story.
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Augustine Cruz Jr. put back in jail after night of violent events. Read story.
Friday, May 11, 2012
A July trial date for the city’s proposed gang injunction has been abandoned to give city attorneys more time to petition the juvenile court for information. Read story.
Thursday, May 10, 2012
Both men have extensive rap sheets; one is named in the city's proposed gang injunction. Read story.
Monday, April 30, 2012
Three suspects arrested; police continue investigation. Read story.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Small knife used in assault on victim with no gang affiliation. Read story.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Judge's ruling creates major hurdle for city gang case. Read story.
Thursday, February 23, 2012
Four Westside gangmembers will be sentenced to between 11 and 17 years in state prison. Read story.
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Concerns about juvenile records of gang injunction targets bog down case. Read story.
Thursday, January 26, 2012
City and defense attorneys are at odds over gang injunction evidence. Read story.
Thursday, December 8, 2011
UCSB's resident gang expert Victor Rios talks to a packed house about his theories on the true causes of juvenile delinquency. Read story.
Friday, November 25, 2011
Marcos Ramos was found guilty of possessing a firearm as a felon. Read story.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
A pack of four to six suspects jumped two non-gangmembers. Read story.
Monday, November 14, 2011
VIDEO: Here's a video report from Youth Cinemedia on the October 20 panel discussion. Read story.