Asian gangs in seattle. Inthe main problems faced by high-school students had to do with "running in the halls, talking in class and chewing gum.
King County prosecutors charged Rios-Andrade — also known as Joshua Rios — as an adult with second-degree murder.
Most of the original gangsters wound up dead or in prison.
I was never in a gang.
The makeshift "camp" of Laotian and Vietnamese teenagers discovered by police in a darkened stairwell in the International District last spring is actress hairy arms of many that have been found.
When prevention doesn't work, there's nothing like a good legal spanking," Harris says.
An employee of a city-run gang-intervention agency, who wished to remain anonymous, said he did the same, making "sure the kids took their complaints to the right folks.
That's where it was at, that's where it all happened.
In the ensuing weeks the authorities scrambled to respond.
Police say gang violence dropped by nearly 50 percent in the Seattle area between andand drive-by shootings dipped by 84 percent during the same period.
It's a neighborhood thing.
The violence, which has stretched from South Seattle through South King County, hit a peak in April with numerous shootings before quieting down in recent weeks after the police intervention.