Compton Rival Gang Members Charged with Murder of 3 Year Old

Compton Rival Gang Members Charged with The Murder of 3-Year Old Boy The Compton murder of a 3-year-old boy who was killed in a shootout that took place in a Compton liquor store parking lot between to rival gang members. Allegedly, Harris' girlfriend and her 3-year-old son Franklin were inside that car were the shooting took place. According to ABC 7 news, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced charges against Dwayne Ward, 30, and Kevaughn Harris, 27 , two rival gang members on Friday. Both Ward and Harris were each charged with one count of murder, shooting at an occupied motor vehicle and possession of a firearm by a felony. If convicted as charged, Ward and Harris face a possible maximum sentence of life in prison. According to PC 187, the California law governing the crime of murder, murder is defined as “the unlawful…

Continue Reading

Gang Enhancement Law Penal Code Section 186.22 PC

Criminal Street Gang Enhancement Law Penal Code Section 186.22 PC California Criminal Street Gang Enhancement Law under Penal Code Section 186.22 PC states that anyone who is convicted of a felony committed for the benefit of, at the direction of, or in association with any criminal street gang with the intent to promote, further or assist in any criminal conduct by gang members shall, upon conviction, also be sentenced as follows: By an additional two, three or four years at the discretion of the Judge; If the felony is a serious felony, by an additional 5 years; If the felony is a violent felony, by an additional 10 years; What is Considered a Serious and Violent Felony? Serious and violent felonies include, but not limited to murder, manslaughter, use of a firearm, robbery, bank robbery, victim or witness intimidation, certain drug offenses and crimes against…

Continue Reading
Call Now