• Dozens Held in Crackdown on San Diego Crime Syndicate with White Supremist Ties

    1 day ago - By Bésame

    District Attorney Summer Stephan speaks at the press conference announcing the crackdown. Image from her Twitter feed
    Local political and law enforcement officials announced dozens of arrests and seizures of an array of guns and illicit drugs as part of a 10-month “takedown” of a large San Diego-area criminal network.
    The multi-agency effort, dubbed “Operation Red Rider,” sought to dismantle a “well-organized crime syndicate,” San Diego Mayor Todd Gloria said Tuesday.
    “And this operation's takedown was done through painstaking and lengthy investigation at the front end, and high-risk...
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