The attack came following a joint analysis by Becerra’s Department of Justice and also the California Highway Patrol. Together the companies behave as a “special operations unit” that’s been funded with $9.4 million to utilize municipality agencies to focus on violent crooks, gangs, organized crime and interstate drug traffickers.
The 35 grabbed weapons incorporated 10 assault rifles. Also grabbed was nearly $44,000 in cash, 34 pounds of marijuana, two pounds of crystal meth, and 2 pounds of cocaine.
The sweep on Tuesday put together 47 people billed with crimes including conspiracy to commit murder, robbery, drug trafficking, human trafficking, illegal weapons possession and gang activities.
The sweep was targeted at people of a number of south Stockton’s most well known criminal gangs, with names such as the MOB, Flyboys, New England Crips, Conway Gangsters, Sierra Vista Project and Glock Team.
STOCKTON, Calif. – Nearly 50 individuals have been arrested inside a attack on gangs inside a troubled Northern California city which netted nearly three-dozen firearms, the condition attorney general’s office stated Thursday.
“Families in Stockton can breathe just a little simpler tonight understanding that gang people, drugs, and deadly weapons are from the roads,” Attorney General Xavier Becerra stated inside a statement.
Within this situation, they labored using the Stockton Police Department’s Gang Suppression Unit and also the San Joaquin County District Attorney’s Office.