June 12, 2010
A spike-handled knife makes a point sitting at the end of a table covered in an assortment of gang weapons confiscated by the Walla Walla Police Department. Among the other items on the table are knives, guns, projectiles and an assortment of gang clothing.
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While only a small fraction of Latinos are in gangs, only a small fraction of gang members are non-Latino.
WALLA WALLA — The presence of criminal gangs may not be as significant a problem here as in surrounding communities.But it's large and growing, officials say.