Crime & Justice

Feds bust dozens of Mexican Mafia members

The Twin Towers Correctional Facility in Los Angeles.
The Twin Towers Correctional Facility in Los Angeles.
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The U.S. Attorney in L.A. has charged 83 people with running a violent drug trafficking ring inside county jails. The indictments say the Mexican Mafia enforced its will through kidnappings, assaults and murders.