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Police Conduct Massive Sweep of Violent Gang

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Police Conduct Massive Sweep of Violent Gang

By Angela Monroe. CREATED Mar 19, 2014

CATHEDRAL CITY -- More than 100 officers including Cathedral City Police and many other valley law enforcement agencies did a massive sweep of the Barrio Dream Homes Gang.

 
Police say historically it is one of the most violent gangs in the valley, located mainly in the Dream Homes neighborhood in Cathedral City.
 
Officers started the operation at 6:00am Wednesday, and conducted search warrants until 3:30pm at 24 locations.
 
They made 10 arrests including seven adults and three juveniles
They also served 8 more gang injunctions on gang members. 
They also seized narcotics and 12 firearms, ranging from assault rifles to hand guns.
 
Police say this is just the first stage of this crackdown on the Barrio Dream Homes Gang.
 
Police say there are about 60 members of the Barrio Dream Homes Gang, plus other known associates.