The Murderous Police Gangs of Los Angeles

Los Angeles, America’s second largest city, has a horrible secret. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department – the fourth largest police department in the country – harbors dozens of criminal gangs within its ranks. These LASD gangs have been involved in assaults, the creation of false evidence, and even murder. Now, with the help of the brave journalist Cerise Castle, the story can be told. A Gravel Institute documentary.

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0:00 Introduction
0:19 The Police Gangs
3:12 LASD Gang Primer
5:31 The Murder of Paul Rea
7:55 The Murder of Anthony Vargas
11:07 Keeping Victims Quiet
14:05 Google “LASD Gangs”
17:45 Credits