County Directory of Information Services
County Contact Information
> COMPTON STATION
> News Release Detail
Compton deputies arrest three gang members, recover two handguns and cocaine during a traffic stop.
January 10, 2013
Compton Sheriff's Station deputies continue to reduce gun/gang violence through proactive law enforcement.
On January 10, 2013, at approximately 11:23pm, Compton deputies conducted a traffic enforcement stop. Further investigation revealed two firearms inside of the vehicle. One of the firearms was reported stolen and the other was an unregistered handgun. All three occupants from the vehicle were members of a criminal street gang and arrested for various weapons charges.
During the booking process, one of the males possessed several rocks of cocaine indicative of street sales.
Compton Sheriff's Station continues to provide safety for the citizens and community we serve.
Printable PDF version of News Release
Firearms from the vehicle
The LASD.org® website has made reasonable efforts to provide an accurate translation. However, no automated or computerized translation is perfect and is not intended to replace human or traditional translation methods. The official text is the English version of LASD.org® website. If any questions arise concerning the accuracy of the information presented by the translated version of the website, please refer to the English edition of the website, which is the official version.
© Copyright 2014 . LASD. All Rights Reserved LASD Badge and Patch are Registered Trademarks.