LAPD Criminal Gang Homicide Detectives Arrest Three Murder Suspects NA09244gb

September 15, 2009

WHAT:    News conference to announce the arrest of two murder suspects as a result of intensive work done by Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Criminal Gang Homicide Detectives   
WHEN:    Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009
2 p.m.
WHERE:  Jesse A. Brewer, 77th Street Regional Police Headquarters Community Room
7600 Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90003
WHO:     LAPD Deputy Chief Kirk Albanese,  
Operations-South Bureau
LAPD Commander Kyle B. Jackson, Criminal Gang Homicide Group
LAPD Criminal Gang Homicide Detectives
Family members of murder victims       

WHY:    In August of this year, Chief William J. Bratton formed a multi-agency task force to pool resources and coordinate investigative efforts to combat a series of shootings in South Los Angeles.  As a result of the task force, detectives were able to identify, locate and arrest three wanted murder suspects.