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tagger

n. a gang member who puts gang signs and themes on things with spray paint. Sam is our best tagger. Man, he’s an artist.
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Crime Stoppers CEO Samantha Hunter said young Victorians were more likely to have information about taggers and the new campaign would give people the opportunity to speak up and support a safer, cleaner Victoria.
PCSO Coton came up with a creative project - funded by Whitefriars - to teach the teenage taggers how to express themselves without getting into trouble.
For words not appearing in the lexicon, various taggers either ignore them or employ heuristics to guess at their tag.
ANTI-GRAFFITIcampaigners today said the successful prosecution of 'most wanted' teen tagger Lawrence Davies had helped bring to an end the blight of a prolific graffiti crew.
Councilwoman Jan Perry said she wanted the city to look at imposing the same requirements on the sale of the etching acids that are the new tool of taggers.
It does exactly what it says on the wall JS150308GRAFF-6; A street artist steps up to express his talent JS150308GRAFF-18; A tagger begins to fill out his design JS150308GRAFF-19; A different slant on street art JS150308GRAFF-4; Taggers stand back and admire their work JS150308GRAFF-2; Boxes of spray cans ready for use JS150308GRAFF-11; Taking great care to get the finished article just right JS150308GRAFF-7; It pays to get someone to take a wider view JS150308GRAFF-10; Nearly there .
We've taken the unusual step of naming and shaming the taggers, in the hope that Examiner readers will recognise nicknames and call Crimestoppers.
Police and public works developed a shared database that tracks trends and stores evidence, allowing investigators to build bigger cases against taggers.
If the graffiti is removed quickly and every time a new mark appears, taggers will eventually get sick of marking up that particular building," Knops said.
John Roussos thinks he may have a solution to his graffiti problem: Buy taggers a lot of paint and tell them to have at it.
Although spray paint is the most common medium, taggers - sometimes referred to as "piecers," "writers," and "hip-hop artists" - also may use magic markers or etching tools to create their images.
Hitting retail shelves this month, the LAZER TAG 2-IN-1 system brings the action to life with tactile elements that allow players to customize their taggers and actually feel the thrilling game of electronic tag.
The New Forge Taggers, whose young members have learning difficulties, started off on their sporting adventure at 5am to keep the date at Twickers.
Now Trutanich wants to focus his attention on taggers, the vandals who mark up every possible flat surface in the city they can get away with and drive all upstanding Angelenos a little crazy.