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Stop West Texas Gangs
Midland Police cracking down on gang-related crimes
February 01, 2021

MIDLAND, Texas — Crimes in West Texas tend to have one common denominator: Gangs.
In Midland alone, there are about 150 gangs. Midland Police tell NewsWest 9 they have identified about 1,400 gang members in the community.  There is a specialized MPD gang unit that specializes in gang-related investigations.