Gang sweep targets Bloods clique in L.A.


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By Ari B. Bloomekatz
The Los Angeles Times

LOS ANGELES — About 450 state and local police officers swept through Compton, Lynwood and other parts of Los Angeles County early Tuesday, arresting 16 people and serving more than a dozen search warrants in an operation aimed at dismantling a violent clique of the Bloods gang.

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