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LIST: Violence Tied to the Boylston and Mozart Street Gangs

The arrests Monday of several reputed members of the Boylston Street gang come after years of bloody strife, much of it with their rivals, the Mozart Street gang.

Monday's big Jamaica Plain news, that police and prosecutors had , may come as a relief to neighbors who have lived in fear.

Over the years, the Boylston associates often had bloody conflicts with their rival Mozart Street gang. Police stress that while the names of the groups come from two JP streets, the feuding gang members no longer live there.

Here is a review of violent incidents police have linked to the conflict between Boylston and Mozart:

According to the Gazette, police and prosecutors link many drug-related crimes to the rival groups.

[Editor's note: This post has been updated with information from the Boston Herald.]

H July 10, 2012 at 07:24 PM
this problem have been going on in JP for decades and police is now taking notice? would it have anything to do with the new tenants in JP? the rise in property value in no longer a hispanic naighboorhood. maybe a ton of white people should move to dorchester maybe police will start to do something about the issues there too.
la gavi July 13, 2012 at 04:25 PM
the problem i not people speak spanish....every country haved bad people. ...is not only dominican republic.....black people white people spanish all nation they haved bad people......
M July 15, 2012 at 03:58 PM
I agree with "h", I've lived in this neighborhood all of my life and there's always been issues. They started tracking this in 2007? Shame! I remember walking home from school in the late 80's and 90's walking by the " gang members" everyday
Cadedro July 17, 2012 at 02:33 PM
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Chris Helms (Editor) July 17, 2012 at 02:47 PM
Hi, this is Chris Helms, editor of JP Patch. I've removed several comments because they contained cussing. As a reminder, here's what everyone agrees to by commenting here: http://jamaicaplain.patch.com/terms
bumburi July 21, 2012 at 01:10 AM
juan cabral come MIERDA hablando basura por que no lo dices de frente a el lo haces ahora por k estan dentro tanta basura que hablas como lok eres dando direccion falsa para despues estar cagando

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