Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger monitoring program as possible statewide model for fighting gang-related violence.
By Stacia Glenn
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
VICTORVILLE, Calif. — All it took was a sheaf of papers to send some of the most notorious gangbangers in the High Desert packing.
A permanent — read, forever — gang injunction is now in place for East Side Victoria, a 115-member Latino gang that has been rooted in Victorville for 25 years.
Several gang members who came from Los Angeles and Pomona long ago in search of affordable housing have already moved on, police said.
Gangbangers ordered out of Calif. desert town