On January 01, 2007 3 members of the gang DDP were arrested in New York City. They were wanted for multiple charges relating to a shooting incident at a restaurant in which the three subjects fired several rounds killing one person and critically injuring three. They were arrested in NY with a .38 caliber hand gun.  . Other incidents includ was a large brawl in Manhattan's Union Square.  
On February 20, 2007 an 18-year old man was beaten and stabbed 21 times in Boston's Back Bay MBTA station by a gang of teenagers suspected to be members of DDP. Police, using footage from security cameras have arrested and charged three males aged 17, 16 & 15 with assault with intent to murder, aggravated assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (shod foot), and assault and battery. The victim is not believed to have gang affiliations, but is thought to have had a run in with someone in or affiliated to the gang.  
A 16 year old, Mark Tyrell, was stabbed in march 2007 outside of Pizzaria in Union Square.  Mark Tyrell has gotten into a fight with members of the DDP which forced him to get transferred to Chelsea where he was transferred. 
A brutal fight amongst teenagers in Union Square left one teen dead (Tasihawn Bellevue) and two others injured. . Police Commissioner Kelly said it was a "planned confrontation": Some Washington Irving High School female students were "insulted," so they enlisted their boyfriends at Science Skills High School to defend their honor. Taishawn Bellevue was killed during this altercation.   
Commissioner Kelly also suggested that the fight was gang-related, as some Washington Irving students are members of the Bloods . Other students who were based at Science Skills students could have been in DDP - Dominicans Don't Play. . An official who spoke to the NY Times, someone whistled to start the fight and the girls' contingent from Science Skills had 15 people "with no plans for a confrontation and found themselves outnumbered." Police reviewed surveillance footage from a nearby store that captured the fight. The around 50 teens involved used belts, pieces of wood, and bats during the altercation. 16-year-old Francisco Baez is charged with murder, gang assault and criminal possession of a weapon. .
At the 42st platroom of the 6 uptown train in midtown Manhattan where cops suspect the brawl was between the member of the DDP, Dominicans Dont Play and The Bloods. Cops reported that the member of DDP attend to a nearby school Norman Thomas High School which is located at 33rd Street and Park Ave. Four students were taken to the hospital. One student was stabbed in the chest and the other three were injured but were release from the hospital.
Two teens were stabbed at Pelham Prep HS during a fight between United Blood Nation and members of the Dominican's Don't play gang. 
Police blame feuding gangs for violent fights that resulted in 11 arrests at James Monroe High School Wednesday. Authorities say Dominicans Don’t Play, or DDP, and the Bloods have been in an ongoing conflict at the Boynton Avenue school. Students say there were as many as five fights, including one where 30 members of the DDP gang allegedly attacked and injured one student.
==POTENTIAL FOR EXPANSION==
The group has limited potential for nationwide expansion and is largely confined to areas with significant Dominican populations in particular Washington Heights, Florida, Atlanta, Boston and New Jersey. They are considered to have the largest concentration of Dominicans of any neighborhood in the United States,combined population of Dominicans residing in New York and New Jersey totals around 1.2 out of an overall US Dominican population of 2.3 million as of 2001.
However, on March 7, 2006 Spanish Police in Madrid have had issues with the growing gang presence of the Latin Kings and Dominicans Don't Play . DDP in Spain The gang, Dominicans Don't Play (DDP), has become one of the more prominent gangs in Madrid.  DDP is a transplanted organization with its roots in the urban neighborhoods of New York City and numerouse country. 
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