Operation Fly Trap: L....
Susan A. Phillips
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Operation Fly Trap: L. A. Gangs, Drugs, and the Law

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In 2003, an FBI-led task force known as Operation Fly Trap attempted to dismantle a significant drug network in two Bloods-controlled, African American neighborhoods in Los Angeles. The operation would soon be considered an enormous success, noted for the precision with which the task force targeted and removed gang members otherwise entrenched in larger communities. InOpe...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published July 12th 2012 by University Of Chicago Press (first published May 4th 2012)
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I read this for a Cultural Anthropology class. It is a very well done, impressive ethnography. I highly recommend it for anyone interested in Anthropology, gangs, or drugs and the law.
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