Newsletter - In The News - Lubbock Gangs The News - Lubbock Gangsen-us2019-05-20T20:29:23.5539538-05:00Three Arrested in Connection to Murder The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1234/25/2019 12:00:00 AMThree Arrested in Connection with Murder The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1243/18/2019 12:00:00 AMOn Friday, March 15th, Lubbock Texas Anti-Gang Center investigators arrested 41-year-old Nathaniel Blake Tyson for aggravated assault in connection to a March 11th shootingTexas Anti-Gang Center arrests suspect on top 10 list The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1262/22/2019 12:00:00 AMAnti-gang task force arrests Top 10 Most Wanted fugitive The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1252/8/2019 12:00:00 AMJames Douglas Betts, 41, who was featured on the &#8216;TAG Top 10 Most Wanted Gang Fugitives&#8217; list, is now in custody.2 of Lubbock’s Most Wanted arrested in Levelland The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1221/22/2019 12:00:00 AM<span style="font: 400 17px/24.48px PT Serif,Helvetica,serif; text-align: left; color: rgb(40, 40, 40); text-transform: none; text-indent: 0px; letter-spacing: normal; text-decoration: none; word-spacing: 0px; float: none; display: inline !important; white-space: normal; orphans: 2; background-color: transparent; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;">Two of Lubbock&#8217;s Most Wanted Fugitives were arrested in Levelland this week. Officials say they are both gang members; one is a Tango Blast gang member, the other a Sureno gang member.</span>2 arrests made after Central Lubbock shooting Wednesday The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1211/16/2019 12:00:00 AMAt the time of the incident it is reported that " it appears the suspects knew the victim and confronted him while he was walking in the area of 37th Street and Avenue P."Three of top 10 most wanted gang fugitives in Lubbock arrested by Texas Anti-Gang Center The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=12012/7/2018 12:00:00 AMIn just more than 24 hours, Texas Anti-Gang Center investigators arrested three men on the &#8216;TAG Top 10 Wanted Gang Fugitives&#8217; list.Top 10 most wanted fugitive arrested in Lubbock The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=11911/28/2018 12:00:00 AMA top 10 most wanted fugitive by the Lubbock Texas Anti-Gang Center (TAG) is now in custody.<div class="card collection-item " data-type="text"><div class="card-content card-article"><p>On November 27, TAG investigators arrested 27-year-old Dhafir Mustafaa Muhammad on 19th &amp; Ave. Q.East Lubbock murder suspect arrested Friday afternoon The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=11711/5/2018 12:14:00 PMArthur Lee Manahan, the man wanted in connection to the murder of 21-year-old Ashaundre Grimes on Oct. 23, was arrested near Lubbock&#8217;s South Plains Mall.He was captured just after 2 p.m.Fugivite arrested in response to gang investigation The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=11811/5/2018 12:00:00 AMTexas Anti-Gang Center investigators and Lubbock police SWAT team members arrested a fugitive with a felony warrant after a brief standoff Monday afternoon in North Lubbock.Federal indictment returned against man in central Lubbock drug bust The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1169/16/2018 12:00:00 AMCourt records show an investigation by sheriff&#8217;s deputies and members of the Texas Anti-Gang Center identified Maldonado as a gang member who was selling drugs out of his home in the 2100 block of 32nd Street.Texas Anti-Gang Center makes arrest in July shooting The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1148/23/2018 12:00:00 AMThis arrest is the result of a joint investigation by TAG, the Lubbock Police Department and Lubbock County Sheriff's Office.Sheriff talks anti-gang unit and how they're trying to stop gangs in Lubbock The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1158/8/2018 12:00:00 AM<span style="text-align: left; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); text-transform: none; text-indent: 0px; letter-spacing: normal; font-family: Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; text-decoration: none; word-spacing: 0px; float: none; display: inline !important; white-space: normal; orphans: 2; text-shadow: none; background-color: transparent; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;">The new Anti-Gang Center has taken on more cases, trying to put an end to the gang-related crimes in the South Plains&nbsp;area.</span>Lubbock sees increase in teen gang activity, shootings The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1107/24/2018 8:29:00 PM<span id="WNStoryDateline"><strong>LUBBOCK, Texas -</strong> </span><p>Over the past month, there has been a number of violent assaults in Lubbock involving teenagers. LPD reports none of these are random acts of violence.Lubbock Texas Anti-Gang Center launches new website The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1126/25/2018 12:00:00 AM<p>LUBBOCK &#8211; The Texas Anti-Gang (TAG) Center in Lubbock launched a new website to assist the public with reporting gang related criminal activities in the Panhandle and South Plains.</p><p>The primary goals of this website is to: report criminal activity anonymously, educate the public regarding the threat of illegal gangs,&nbsp; inform young people of the dangers of joining a gang, assist parents with identifying children's behavior that may indicate gang interest and how to respond if they suspect gang involvement.The Republic of Texas (ROT) Biker Rally The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1096/7/2018 12:00:00 AM<font face="Times New Roman"></font><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style='font-family: "Arial",sans-serif;'>Therewill be&nbsp;an increased presence of motorcycle traffic traveling on Texashighways during the days prior to and following the Biker Rally. The Republic of Texas (ROT) Biker Rally will be held in, Austin, Texas, beginning Thursday, June 7, 2018 and ending Sunday, June 10, 2018.Lubbock law enforcement puts gang members on notice The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1135/25/2018 12:00:00 AM<div><font face="times">LUBBOCK, Texas</font></div><div><font face="times"><br></font></div><div><font face="times">A new task force is hitting the streets with all the necessary resources to take on its mission of eradicating organized crime.</font></div><div><font face="times"><br></font></div><div><font face="times">"The criminal element in this area has officially been put on notice that we have joined forces in a robust way that we're coming after you strategically and relentlessly," said Chief Randy Prince with the Texas Rangers.</font></div><div><font face="times"><br></font></div><div><font face="times">Lubbock Police, Sheriffs, DPS, Lubbock District Attorney's office, DEA, and Homeland Security are all under roof now. It is called the Texas Anti Gang Center (TAG).</font></div><div><font face="times"><br></font></div><div><font face="times">"We've got several independent agencies all with limited resources, limited personal, all trying to chase the same problem," Lubbock Sheriff Kelly Rowe said.Lubbock Anti-Gang Center works to deter gang-related activity The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1115/25/2018 12:00:00 AM<p>Multiple federal, state and local law enforcement agencies unveiled a new effort aimed at combating gang violence in Lubbock and around the South Plains.</p><p>Officials from agencies including Lubbock police, Texas Rangers and federal authorities have teamed up to create the Lubbock Texas Anti-Gang (TAG) center, the sixth center of its kind in the state, they announced during an unveiling ceremony Friday morning at the Texas Department of Public Safety Regional Office in North Lubbock.Dozens with ties to supremacist gangs arrested in Texas The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1085/23/2018 11:13:22 AM<p>DALLAS (AP) &#8212; Federal authorities say dozens of people associated with white-supremacist gangs in Texas have been indicted on drug trafficking charges, including four accused in a kidnapping in which a hatchet was used to chop off a victim&#8217;s finger.</p><p>Authorities said Monday that 57 people are charged.DPS Report: High number of active gangs in West Texas The News - Lubbock Gangs&newsletterid=1075/22/2018 1:11:34 PM<div style=""><font face="times">LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -</font></div><div style=""><font face="times">A new report released by the Department of Public Safety in July of 2017 shows several tier one and tier two level gangs are active in West Texas.&nbsp;</font></div><div style=""><font face="times"><br></font></div><div style=""><font face="times">In the Lubbock area alone, the Lubbock County Sheriff's Office, Lubbock Police Department and DPS identified more than 1,400 gang members in the area.