County Directory of Information Services
County Contact Information
> COMPTON STATION
> News Release Detail
Compton deputies arrest two gang members and recover two handguns during a traffic stop.
Compton Sheriff's Station deputies continue to reduce gun/gang violence through proactive law enforcement.
On February 9, 2013, at approximately 7:00pm, Compton deputies conducted a traffic enforcement stop. One of the males, a criminal street gang member, ran from the vehicle and was immediately detained. The gang member was in possession of two handguns. The driver and passenger that fled from the vehicle were members of a criminal street gang and arrested for various weapons charges.
These outstanding Compton Sheriff's deputies inevitably stopped a potential shooting and murder in the city of Compton.
Compton Sheriff's Station continues to provide safety for the citizens and community we serve.
Printable PDF version of News Release
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.