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Details Released About Mexican Mafia Operation In Ventura County; Authorities Say Mafia Organized Local Street Gangs Under One Umbrella

Posted on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 10:08am

Authorities are now releasing the details behind what they say is the largest series of criminal grand jury indictments in Ventura County history, involving an operation which united the operation of the county’s gangs under central leadership.

Investigators say the notorious Mexican Mafia used threats, and extortion to control, and extract payments from local gang drug operations.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports this morning from Ventura, with more on the indictments of 27 people were first told you about last week.

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