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More than 600 members of ‘Sur 13′ gang arrested in federal crackdown

More than 600 gang members and associates in 179 U.S. cities were arrested in a month-long crackdown on a fast-growing Latino gang that also netted firearms and drugs, officials said Thursday. Project Southbound targeted the Sureños, also known as Sur 13, a transnational gang with roots in southern California implicated…

Former gang members sue urban evangelist for alleged sex abuse

A well-known urban evangelist spanked and sodomized boys in his ministry, according to five of his alleged victims. They have filed a lawsuit against Gordon McLean, who worked with troubled teenagers for decades through an evangelical outreach program for gang members, seeking $50,000 in civil damages. McLean served as director…