Tag: MS-13

Long Island Officials Tout Largest MS-13 Bust in NY History

Ninety-six members and associates of the ultra-violent street gang MS-13 have been arrested in what Suffolk County prosecutors are calling the largest take down targeting the gang in New York State history. 

MS-13 Targeting Cops on Long Island, Report Says

Members of the MS-13 street gang are reportedly plotting to attack police officers on Long Island a year after similar threats emerged. 

Levy: Schools, Parents Should Protect Kids From MS-13

OpEd: How foolish must parents and administrators at a Huntington school district feel after banishing an anti-gang school resource officer, only to then see an assault on their students by alleged MS 13 gang members?

MS-13 Morphing After Crackdown, Experts Say

“What happens when you disrupt a gang is that they try to adapt, and you see alliances among gangs that you normally wouldn’t see,” says Suffolk County District Attorney Tim Sini.

Anti-Gang Advocate Evelyn Rodriguez Killed At Daughter’s Brentwood Memorial

Evelyn Rodriguez, the mother of Kayla Cuevas, a teenager brutally murdered by the MS-13 street gang, died when she was hit by a vehicle while planning a memorial for her daughter in Brentwood on Friday, Suffolk County police said.

Feds Charge MS-13 Members in 3 More Murders

Reputed MS-13 gang members were charged with killing three people, trying to kill several others, drug dealing and racketeering in a new indictment unsealed Thursday at Central Islip federal court, prosecutors said.

Trump Touts MS-13 Crackdown on Long Island

President Donald Trump touted his administration's crack down on MS-13 during his second trip to Long Island in less than a year to discuss the street gang at a round table with local officials.

Trump Visiting Long Island To Discuss MS-13, Again

President Donald Trump is expected to visit Long Island on Wednesday to discuss the street gang MS-13 — the president’s second visit to LI in less than a year for the same reason.

Brentwood MS-13 Member Pleads Guilty to Murder

A reputed MS-13 gang member has admitted to helping kill a 27-year-old man while the victim sat in a parked car outside of his Brentwood home four years ago, federal prosecutors said.

FBI Gang Unit Recovers Possible Human Remains in Babylon

The FBI recovered what investigators believe to be human remains from a wooded area in the Village of Babylon on Thursday, authorities said.