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Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: ICE conducted a nationwide series of sweeps, arresting almost 1,000 gang members across the country, with most of them sporting elaborate ink associated with their sets. See a baker's dozen of examples here. Westword has the story.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A large-scale bust offers a look inside one of the most venerable of its city's street gangs, a collective accused of dealing drugs and using violence to secure loyalty and force new members into the dangerous fold. Westword has the story.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: The indictment reads like a Sons of Anarchy episode. But the Bandidos are real, describing themselves as "one-percenters" -- meaning the 1 percent of bikers who live a life of crime. Westword has the story.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Cops began investigating after a crime escalation that ran the gamut from theft to attempted murder. Two years later, agencies from all over the area swooped in. Here's a look at who they nabbed. Westword has the story.

Monday, December 30, 2013 at 5:02 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Perez was stabbed to death by unknown assailants, who may have been rivals of the North Side Mafia, featured in a Discovery Channel expose of the "Mile High Killers." Was Perez actually a banger known as Sly Dog? Westword has the story.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 6:01 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A member of the Bloods blamed some Crips for a car accident. But when he couldn't find the actual perpetrators, he went looking for anyone who looked like a Crip -- and four people got caught in the crossfire. Westword has the story.

Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 5:53 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A member of the 211 Crew is thought to have assassinated Colorado's prison chief -- so when Wyles told cops he wouldn't be taken alive, they took him seriously. What followed was a tense five hours with an explosive conclusion. Westword has the story.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 7:34 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A gang member used an automatic rifle to shoot and kill a member of his own gang in the middle of Baseline Road, police say. The two alleged gangsters, who had arguments over a woman, were passengers in separate cars on Tuesday morning when 22-year-old Moises Gutierrez grabbed his rifle from the backseat and opened fire on the vehicle behind him. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 6:06 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A motorcycle club called the "Sons of Hell" is suing several Arizona law enforcement agencies, alleging multiple violations of their constitutional rights. The bikers claim in a federal lawsuit that cops treat them as a gang "based solely on their associations and friendships with the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club." Phoenix New Times has the story.

Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 6:46 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A Child Protective Services employee was arrested in a plot to hinder the prosecution of her boyfriend, a Mexican Mafia gangster, who was convicted of second-degree murder last month. The employee, 62-year-old Elida Perez, "has a long history of association with criminal street gangs," according to court documents. Phoenix New Times has the story.