Police: Increase in gang violence

August 13, 2008 4:16:23 AM PDT
Raleigh Police are reporting an increase of gang violence on city streets.Officials say they are also seeing more incidents in area schools.

Wake county schools reported 692 gang incidents last year, compared to 520 in 2006.

About 50 percent of the incidents happened in high schools and 49 percent happened in middle schools.