May 21, 2009

Gang indictments coming in LA*

The U.S. Attorney's Office in Los Angeles is holding a press conference at 11 a.m. Pacific to announced what it describes as "the largest gang takedown in United States history." The charges involve racketeering, drug-trafficking and "racially motivated attacks on African Americans."

*Update: The Associated Press reports that 150 members of the predominantly Latino Varrio Hawaiian Gardens street gang have been indicted.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Good. Now maybe they can clean up Rialto/San Bernardino.