Five MS-13 gang members who wreaked havoc throughout The City by fatally slashing and shooting real and imagined rivals were sentenced Thursday to life in prison.
Federal Judge William Alsup repeatedly condemned the gang’s vicious behavior — which resulted in the murders of several bystanders merely suspected of being enemies. Read More
A federal jury convicted six MS-13 gang members Tuesday of murder and racketeering conspiracy after a five-month trial, part of a massive federal investigation that dealt a severe blow to the gang’s activities in San Francisco.
The jury found three men guilty of three fatal shootings in The City in 2008. All six were convicted of conspiring to commit murders and conspiring to racketeer. All face up to life in prison at their Nov. 30 sentencing. Read More
As the federal racketeering trial of seven accused MS-13 members began winding down Monday, prosecutors depicted the defendants as members of a bloodthirsty gang who often harm bystanders as they seek to attack and kill their rivals. Read More