The purpose of the Gang Unit will be to reduce criminal activity by persons identified, or suspected, of being gang members or associates. Priority will be given to crimes of violence, weapons possession, drug dealing, and any criminal gang activity in or around schools. In cooperation with state and federal officials, the Unit will develop priority prosecution strategies, where appropriate, to fulfill their purpose.

       The Gang Unit will be responsible for the following:



Contact Information

Lynn Police Department
Gang Unit
300 Washington Street
Lynn, MA 01902