gang http://kalw.org en Oakland's first gang-unit member recalls a dangerous Chinatown http://kalw.org/post/oaklands-first-gang-unit-member-recalls-dangerous-chinatown-0 <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:19px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">In the 1980s, newspapers were regularly reporting on growing Asian gang problems in Oakland and in 1981 the Oakland police department created a special unit to address the issue.</span></p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 01:23:29 +0000 Sena Woodson 41855 at http://kalw.org Oakland's first gang-unit member recalls a dangerous Chinatown Dispatches from the Inside: Gang violence erupts again in the CMC http://kalw.org/post/dispatches-inside-gang-violence-erupts-again-cmc <p>Richard Gilliam is incarcerated at the California Men's Colony (CMC).</p><p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 21:00:00 +0000 Richard Gilliam 16237 at http://kalw.org Dispatches from the Inside: Gang violence erupts again in the CMC