Dec 11, 2013
My life as a Latin King
This past August, after a multiyear federal investigation, nine North Carolina men affiliated with the Latin Kings were sentenced for various crimes under the Racketeer Influenced or Corrupt Organizations Act, or "RICO," a prosecutorial hammer enacted in 1970 in response to Mafia enterprises.
Knowing The Difference Between Graffiti and Gang Signs
In part one of our series, "Gangs in the Valley," we learned gang members are here committing violent crime and dealing drugs.
The Family Badge
Texas Leader of Latin Kings Street Gang Sentenced in Indiana to 262 Months in Prison
Dante Reyes, aka "DK," 41, of Alton, Texas, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Rudy Lozano in the Northern District of Indiana.
Man pleads guilty to drug charge
An alleged "First Crown" of the Latin Kings pleaded guilty in Montgomery County Court on Tuesday to a drug charge.
Inmate tried to arrange murder of key witness, prosecutors say
A man awaiting trial in Chicago in a plot to kill and dismember a businessman attempted to solicit the slaying of a witness, federal prosecutors said Thursday.