Tag: MS-13

14 MS-13 Leaders Charged on Long Island With Terrorism

The United States has charged 14 leaders of the international criminal gang MS-13 on terrorism charges, the U.S. Department of Justice said on Thursday, part of an intensified crackdown on the group.

U.S. Steps Up Crackdown On MS-13, Seeks Death Penalty Of Accused...

The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday said it was stepping up a crackdown on the international criminal gang MS-13 and would seek the death penalty against an alleged New York gang leader facing murder charges.

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.