Southern California -- this just in

« Previous Post | L.A. NOW Home | Next Post »

Local, state and federal agencies conduct Los Angeles County gang sweep

October 22, 2009 |  7:21 am

Los Angeles police, along with state and federal law enforcement, conducted a gang sweep early this morning in several different cities, authorities said.

The crackdown followed a 16-month-long investigation into gang activity throughout the county, said LAPD Officer Gregory Baek.

Most of the arrests will involve weapons and narcotics charges, Baek said.

-- My-Thuan Tran