In January 2009, the Criminal History Systems Board (CHSB) is scheduled to launch MassGangs. MassGangs is the Commonwealth of Massachusetts unified intelligence system for authorized law enforcement users to manage and track gangs and gang subjects operating in the Commonwealth. Many local, state, and federal law enforcement and criminal justice agencies participated in the development of this new application and in turn, will be beneficial to law enforcement within the Commonwealth.

On November 30 th, the Boston Globe published an article explaining MassGangs and its impact on the criminal justice community. To view this article in its entirety, please click here.