Tag: MS-13

“The MS-13 is infamous for committing senseless and brutal acts of violence, but, even for the MS-13, the murders of Vanessa Argueta and Diego Torres were particularly depraved and callous.”

A reputed MS-13 street gang member wanted for allegedly killing a teenager in Roosevelt 13 years ago was apprehended this spring after he fled...

Milton “Diabolico” Contreras, 19, of Brentwood, was apprehended in Kansas.

Juan “Cruzito” Garcia pleaded guilty to murdering 19-year-old Vanessa Argueta on Feb. 4, 2010.

An MS-13 street gang member was sentenced Thursday to multiple life terms in federal prison plus 35 years for his role in killing a...

Byron “Viruz” Lopez was charges with conspiracy to commit murder in-aid-of racketeering.

There has been a push for the past decade to turn Wyandanch around. It has become a battle to restore hope and to revive the spirits of a divided population.

A Brentwood man was convicted Tuesday of helping two fellow MS-13 street gang members kill a fourth member during an internal conflict four years...

“Garcia’s callous disregard for human life resulted in the senseless murder of a young mother and her helpless 2-year-old son.”

Carlos “Silencio” Ortega was convicted of murdering two people, shooting another and federal racketeering charges.