Online Extra: Gang Busters

June 2008

Go here for a comprehensive look at the various programs to combat violent gangs involving the FBI and other law enforcement agencies.

Go here for the FBI's statistical breakdown on efforts to combat gang violence.

Go here for a state-by-state table of all criminal offenses reported to law enforcement for January-June 2007. Figures are preliminary.

 

Violent Gang Safe Street Task Force Accomplishments

Year

Complaints

Indictments & Informations

Arrests

Convictions

2001

1,143

2,181

3,999

2,168

2002

1,024

1,951

3,512

1,964

2003

826

1,971

3,837

1,698

2004

980

2,183

4,162

1,773

2005

1,191

2,540

4,745

1,700

2006

1,421

2,695

5,537

2,199

Totals

6,585

13,521

25,792

11,502

 

Year

Disruptions

Dismantlements

RICO Indictments

Other Racketeering Statute Indictments

2001

108

42

37

63

2002

149

41

24

167

2003

166

46

151

99

2004

299

40

35

36

2005

483

65

33

51

2006

509

67

64

94

Totals

1,714

301

344

510

Source: FBI Fighting Gang Violence