Under various names, the Avenues Gang has controlled the Drew Street neighborhood in Northeast Los Angeles for generations. That’s where AK-47’s were used in a wild shoot out with the LAPD just last February. Today, 500 agents swept in to serve warrants that raised the ante. Tonight: can federal prosecution succeed where local and state enforcement has failed?
A Local Gang Crackdown Brings in the Feds
From this Episode:
This weekend in Northern California, 8000 lightning strikes from an electrical storm set off more than 800 fires in less than a day. The so-called “dry lightning” brought...
3 min, 39 sec