Deputies slash Compton, Calif., crime
Richard Winton and Hector Becerra, Times Staff Writers
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Twenty-two people had been killed in Compton as of this time last year, when the city was in the midst of a yearlong wave of gang violence. So far this year, the city has recorded three homicides.
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