Tahir Thomas, 18, of Canarsie, Brooklyn. The Folk Nation is a nationwide gang active in numerous cities and prisons across the United States. "They belong to the people of Brooklyn." Bail set at $100,000/$50,000. The suspects, all men ages 18 to 27, are members of a subset of the Folk Nation gang called No Love City, based in Flatbush, Brooklyn, the Brooklyn district attorney, Ken Thompson, said at … A 27-year old woman was walking with her … Ameth Best, 22, of East New York, Brooklyn. So far, 15 of those men have been arrested, police said, including Kyme “Big Homie” Waddell, the alleged leader of No Love City, a subset of the Folk Nation gang. The charges in the indictment are allegations, and the defendants are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty. The Department of Justice believes that it is important to keep victims/witnesses of federal crime informed of court proceedings and what services may be available to assist you. This case is part of Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN), a program bringing together all levels of law enforcement and the communities they serve to reduce violent crime and make our neighborhoods safer for everyone. Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez announces the takedown of 21 alleged members of the Folk Nation Gang, in connection to murders and weapons conspiracy. Assistant United States Attorney Jonathan Siegel is in charge of the prosecution. The suspect allegedly shot at members of the rival Folk Nation gang from a stolen car at Crown Street and Nostrand Avenue in Crown Heights at around 3am on … In one instance, an innocent 15-year-old boy was killed when he was mistaken for a rival gang member. A second person was shot and injured in that incident, which occurred on East 55. On March 20, 2020, an individual with the victim threw a drink at a woman inside the Gold Room Restaurant and Lounge in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, splashing a person standing with Brown. “Preventing gun violence by repeat offenders is a priority of this Office, and we are addressing it aggressively in close coordination with our federal and local law enforcement partners,” stated Acting United States Attorney DuCharme. Bail set at $100,000/$50,000, Sherrod Craig, 19, of Jamaica, Queens. The subsets are known as Super Rich Kids, a.k.a., Street Rich Kartel (SRK-Folk) and Newkirk (Newkirk-Folk) and operate primarily in and around the East Flatbush and Flatbush sections of Brooklyn. The Six Tre set of the Folk Nation operated out of the Ebbets Field Houses in the Flatbush area of Brooklyn for years. Travis Laroc, 17, of East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Bail set at $150,000/$75,000. Tarell Herbert, 25, of East Midwood, Brooklyn. … DAVON BROWN (also known as “Chico Dinero”) We are working hourly with our law enforcement partners to address the recent spate of violence, and doing everything we can to make sure their return to crime is a short-lived exercise in futility,” stated FBI Assistant Director-in-Charge Sweeney. Attorney General William Barr has enhanced PSN as part of the Department’s renewed focus on targeting violent criminals, directing all U.S. Attorneys’ Offices to work in partnership with federal, state, local and tribal law enforcement and the local community to develop effective, locally based strategies to reduce violent crime. Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, together with New York City Police Commissioner James P. O’Neill, today announced that 21 alleged members of two subsets of the violent Folk Nation street gang have been variously charged in a 65-count indictment with murder, attempted murder, conspiracy to commit murder, robbery, weapons possession and other charges in connection with multiple shootings throughout Brooklyn that left two young men dead and four others injured. To be extradited from Florida. United States Attorney’s Office
Note: audio/visual materials that were displayed in the press conference are available here. The shooting left a 23-year-old man dead after he was struck in the chest — and wounded five other people at around 10:15pm Wednesday, police said. Victim Was Allegedly Shot Outside a Bar in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, John Marzulli
Remanded. Bail set at $250,000/$100,000. Bail set at $150,000/$75,000. On February 5, 2017, it is alleged, defendant Khaysean Porter, 21, acting in concert with Travis Laroc, Tahir Thomas and others, shot and killed Darren Harrison, 22, an alleged rival and injured a second alleged rival in the vicinity of East 84, On February 20, 2017, it is alleged, defendant Zidon Clarke acting in concert with others, shot and killed Rohan Levy, an innocent 15-year-old, who he mistakenly believed was a rival.