By Hector Becerra and Richard Winton, Staff Writers
Los Angeles Times, September 28, 2007

Los Angeles has seen a significant decline in homicides so far this year — including a 50% drop in killings in some South L.A. neighborhoods, such as Watts — as police embarked on a new strategy involving asking ex-gang members to help prevent violence.
Read the rest of this front page story here.
Read our press release with Public Defender Adachi’s comments on this article.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here