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Texas' biggest gang gains foothold in El Paso

There are 12 comments on the El Paso Times story from Apr 7, 2013, titled Texas' biggest gang gains foothold in El Paso. In it, El Paso Times reports that:

A prison gang once described by Texas authorities as being "near fad status" is now considered the state's biggest gang threat as it has spread to several cities, including El Paso, according to a new report.

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Gangs replace law

Fort Davis, TX

#1 Apr 8, 2013
No wonder!

In the absence of family, positive role models, church, you get thugs....

Ans when the Law does NOTHING to disrupt them, you get what you sow....

Corruption from the public schools up to the county judges....

Just where is a kid gonna get his VALUES ,

Surely NOT in the safest city, the most corrupt on the border....
DJ Jessy Fresh

United States

#2 Apr 8, 2013
I go for the Mexican Mafia, who do you for?
DC Dave

United States

#3 Apr 8, 2013
Gangs replace law wrote:
No wonder!
In the absence of family, positive role models, church, you get thugs....
Ans when the Law does NOTHING to disrupt them, you get what you sow....
Corruption from the public schools up to the county judges....
Just where is a kid gonna get his VALUES ,
Surely NOT in the safest city, the most corrupt on the border....
Correct, however many many gang members are legitimately functioning as members of law enforcement and the united states military. How do you subvert those bad apples when they have legitimate policing powers?
Gangs are everywhere

Fort Davis, TX

#4 Apr 8, 2013
DC Dave wrote:
<quoted text>Correct, however many many gang members are legitimately functioning as members of law enforcement and the united states military. How do you subvert those bad apples when they have legitimate policing powers?
Yep, even in the capital ....
Thugs everywhere.
Forgot

El Paso, TX

#5 Apr 8, 2013
You forgot the state judge already serving time.
JWRssell USNR

El Paso, TX

#6 Apr 8, 2013
DJ Jessy Fresh wrote:
I go for the Mexican Mafia, who do you for?
I'm more parasitism toward Barrio Azteca gang, I guess cause their the hometown team.
DC Dave

United States

#7 Apr 8, 2013
Forgot wrote:
You forgot the state judge already serving time.
Who? Fat boy Manny barraza? He's lost about 40 pounds since he became the new prison boy toy.
geminii

United States

#8 Apr 9, 2013
Manny n how many other corrupt judges like briones who stole from our diabled children. Hope she becomes "that girl in prison! "The odasity of trying to get a shorter sentence just cuz she had cancer. Those are the real gang members thoes that abuse thier power
Manny Supporter

El Paso, TX

#9 Apr 9, 2013
geminii wrote:
Manny n how many other corrupt judges like briones who stole from our diabled children. Hope she becomes "that girl in prison! "The odasity of trying to get a shorter sentence just cuz she had cancer. Those are the real gang members thoes that abuse thier power
callate pendejo no sabes lo que paso. Manny y Dolores son los victims , way.

Since: Apr 13

Mumbai, India

#10 Apr 9, 2013
What are we gonna do when they got ppl in law enforcement? We don't even know what's actually going on.
DC Dave

United States

#11 Apr 9, 2013
amyjackson23 wrote:
What are we gonna do when they got ppl in law enforcement? We don't even know what's actually going on.
Too late, they're already in the ranks
Polockmaster

El Paso, TX

#12 Apr 9, 2013
amyjackson23 wrote:
What are we gonna do when they got ppl in law enforcement? We don't even know what's actually going on.
what are we going to do when your people go back to jumping from tree to tree and screaming and yelling ooooooooooeeeeeeeeooooooo

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