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Surrey Six Killers Sentenced

VANCOUVER - A "cold-blooded" murder conspiracy of a rival gangster that blundered into five other deaths has resulted in life prison sentences for two gang members, a British Columbia Supreme Court ju...
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Major B.C. Gang Bust

NANAIMO, B.C. - Nanaimo RCMP has seized almost $70,000 in cash and drugs after arresting five people who Mounties say have connections to the Red Scorpions gang.All five people were arrested during tr...
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Bacon Brothers Were On Hit List

VANCOUVER - Two dozen people plotted to murder Jonathan, Jarrod and Jamie Bacon and their Red Scorpions' gang associates over the course of 14 months that saw gang violence escalate across Metro Vanco...
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UN Gang Member Pleads Guilty

VANCOUVER - A senior member of the United Nations gang has pleaded guilty to conspiring to murder the Bacon brothers, the infamous leaders of a rival B.C. gang.Daniel Russell, 32, also pleaded guilty...
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The Notorious Bacon Brothers: Inside Gang Warfare on Vancouver Streets

Jamie Bacon didn't even see the two guys on the street in front of the Surrey house at about one in the morning on April 13. But as he drove his Corvette into the driveway, the two men sent a cascade of .45-caliber shells at him. Five shells hit the car, seven penetrated the garage door. Jamie instinctively leapt from the car, which continued to roll until it hit the house. As the two assailants ran away, Jamie pulled out a Glock handgun and fired four shots at them.
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Jonathan Bacon Gang Slaying Won't Be The Last

Of course, selling drugs is a dangerous game. With so much money involved, friction between rival gangs often emerges, and disagreements over territory frequently erupt into violence. Because of this, gangs form alliances for mutual protection. In B.C., as with the rest of Canada, those alliances fall into two groups -- those aligned with the Hells Angels and those against them.
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The Bacon Brothers: A Timeline

VANCOUVER - Here is a timeline of the some of the recent court tangles of Jonathan, Jarrod and Jamie Bacon:August 2005: Jonathan Bacon and two others are charged with 15 counts of drugs and weapons of...