California cop had ties to Mexican Mafia, Armenian organized crime groups, feds say
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 () A narcotics detective in California used burner phones to tip off members of the Mexican Mafia and local Armenian organized crime groups before federal officials carry out raids – even allowing a top target flee before agents arrived, authorities revealed Tuesday.
Federal authorities on Wednesday unveiled a sweeping investigation into the Mexican Mafia and the control the criminal organization wields inside Los Angeles... L.A. Times - AmericasAlso reported by •FOXNews.com
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles jails are run by the county sheriff, but the Mexican Mafia wielded the power in the underworld behind bars. Authorities say... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •CTV News •New Zealand Herald
The FBI, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the DEA and the U.S. Marshals joined forces to serve search warrants throughout Southern California, many of which took place in Pomona. Dave.. Source: CBS2 LA -
The feds busted a Glendale cop today. They claim he has been helping violent Armenian and Mexican gang members with everything from boosting high-end cars to shaking down pot shops. Jeff Nguyen.. Source: KCAL 9 CBS LA -
More than 100 houses in Northern California being used by Chinese drug traffickers to grow marijuana were seized by U.S. federal authorities in a two-day operation that concluded Wednesday, officials.. Source: KTXL -