"Operation Spring Cleaning" nets dozens in Alaska
Plainclothes officers, undercover Feds crack down on violent criminals
By MEGAN HOLLAND
Anchorage Daily News
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — More than 75 individuals accused of violent crimes and suspected gang members were arrested in a novel three-day sweep by federal agents and local police seeking to stem an upsurge in street violence, authorities announced Friday.
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