The United States Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has arrested 1,378 people over the last six weeks in a massive gang-related operation. According to ICE, those arrested were considered "confirmed" gang members if they: admitted to membership, had been convicted of gang-related offenses, had tattoos of a specific gang, or were identified by a reliable source. Out of those arrested, 900 were U.S. citizens and 283 had no gang affiliation. ICE says, "We are not done."
The massive operation arrested members from various gangs including the Bloods, Crips, Surenos and MS-13. The map depicts nationwide gang presence by county in 2010. Click on the map to expand.