gangs

Four Georgia teens pursued summer jobs to stay out of trouble. They were pressured to join neighborhood gangs.

An arrest has been made in Chicago in the shooting death of nine-year-old Tyshawn Lee.

Corey Morgan is a person of interest in the shooting death of 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee.

Police say the child was targeted because of his father's gang ties and a string of shootings between rival gangs. A basketball the boy often carried to and from school was found near his body.

New York City police have arrested and charged a man in connection with the shooting that killed a Bronx resident as he was holding his toddler…

The key elements of hip-hop have been well documented over the years, but director Shan Nicholson uncovers the layers of what brought the genre into…

Baltimore police have arrested two men and a teenager in connection with the rape and death of a Baltimore high school student who was found in…

It’s been one of the positive aspects of the 2014 election campaign in Marion County. Republicans running three African-Americans for countywide offices.  In the final days of interviews with candidates, two African-Americans trying to make history appeared for extended  Afternoons with Amos campaign interviews.  Duane Merchant is the Republican candidate for Marion County Prosecutor and […]

Taking “can’t we all just get along” to another level, members of the Grape Street Crips gang in Memphis have joined with members of Ku…

More facts about the reality of gangs were revealed in a special Afternoons with Amos hour.  Three individuals who’ve worked or years in the streets with gang members and potential gang members, Rev. Byron Alston, Rev. Horatio Luster and longtime community activist Reggie Jones talked frankly with listeners about gangs. Marion County Sheriff John Layton […]

In one of the most stunning Afternoons with Amos programs ever, new facts about Gangs in Indianapolis were revealed by experts from the Marion County Prosecutors Office. Did you know individuals in Indy can belong to as many as three different “gangs”? At school and in their neighborhood. There’s all boy, all girl gangs, mixed […]

Ten members of an Detroit drug gang were indicted on various drug charges, including using women to transport drugs across state lines, Thursday  in federal court following an FBI investigation. RELATED: India Raids Toxic Booze Makers Members of the Hustle Boys, a gang formed to promote and organize parties at area nightclubs, allegedly charged admission and […]