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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 22, 1987
Police searched Saturday for one or two unidentified gunmen who wounded four men--three critically--during a shooting spree outside a Skid Row mission Friday night. Three of the victims were taken to County-USC Medical Center where they underwent surgery Friday night, police said. Elias Ramirez, 39; Jorge Guzman, 30, and Ramon Olivares, 38, were listed in critical condition Saturday.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 5, 1989
Two suspected smugglers were arrested at Los Angeles International Airport as part of a continuing crackdown on the transporting of illegal aliens aboard commercial airliners, an Immigration and Naturalization Service spokesman said Saturday. Also arrested late Friday and early Saturday at three domestic airline terminals were 35 immigrants, who were about to board 12 separate flights bound for New York, Atlanta, Chicago and Dallas.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 19, 2009 | Raja Abdulrahim
An attorney and two business associates have been arrested on suspicion of selling dozens of fake employment visas and then laundering the profits by buying vacant burial plots, authorities said. Kelly Einstein Darwin Giles, 46, owner of a West Covina law practice, was taken into custody Thursday by customs agents at Los Angeles International Airport as he returned from a trip, authorities said. His two business associates, Joseph Wai-man Wu, 50, and his wife, May Yin-man Wu, 43, were arrested earlier in the day. All three were charged with visa fraud.
NEWS
March 1, 1989 | From Times Wire Services
Immigration agents today took into custody 27 more suspected illegal aliens on a two-airline trip from Los Angeles to New York, bringing to 175 the number seized in a three-day crackdown on alien smuggling rings. Immigration and Naturalization Service officials in Atlanta, whose jurisdiction includes Charlotte, said the 27 were on a Piedmont Airlines flight from Phoenix that was to continue on the New York.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 16, 2009 | My-Thuan Tran
Nearly 300 gang members and associates were arrested in the Los Angeles area in the last six months as part of a nationwide crackdown that targeted gangs involved in cross-border smuggling of people and weapons, drug trafficking, identity theft and other crimes, authorities said Thursday. The arrests were among 1,785 made around the country from March to September as part of Operation Community Shield, a coordinated effort by local, state and federal law enforcement agencies that was launched by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in 2005, authorities said.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 21, 1999 | PATRICK J. McDONNELL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The U.S. Justice Department has agreed to pay $400,000 to settle a lawsuit by an INS agent in Los Angeles who says he has been subjected to more than two-dozen internal investigations in 10 years because he is Latino.
NEWS
January 13, 1997 | DON LEE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
He was farming rice in a poor village in Thailand when recruiters came calling with a tempting offer: Work overseas and send your family hundreds of dollars a month. The 48-year-old man, who asked that he be identified by a nickname, Suriyak, paid the recruiters about $6,000--roughly six years' income--with a loan obtained by deeding his small family land.
NEWS
March 1, 1989 | GEORGE RAMOS, Times Staff Writer
U.S. immigration officials continued their crackdown on transcontinental alien-smuggling schemes that use a "red-eye" flight that departs daily from Los Angeles International Airport, arresting 69 illegal immigrants Monday night as they tried to board a New York-bound jetliner. Among those apprehended, officials said Tuesday, was a 42-year-old suspected smuggler, who authorities say may lead them to others involved in the sophisticated smuggling operations.
SPORTS
January 15, 1997
Calvary Chapel won five consecutive matches in the middle weights to overcome some early defeats and beat Temecula Valley, 37-23, in wrestling Tuesday at Temecula Valley High. Calvary Chapel's Tino Archuleta, who is ranked second in the state at 125, had the closest match of the meet, beating David Flores, 2-1, with a takedown in the last 20 seconds. The Eagles are 2-0. Temecula Valley (12-1), ranked first in Southern Section Division II, was handed its first loss of the season.
NEWS
March 31, 2000 | ANNE-MARIE O'CONNOR, TIMES STAFF WRITER
As the Rampart scandal widened last fall, a ranking Immigration and Naturalization Service agent warned that many Latinos arrested by the LAPD and handed over to INS agents involved in a drive against the 18th Street gang had been falsely accused of gang membership, according to an INS memo obtained by The Times.
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