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ICE gang crackdown nets arrests of 17 foreign nationals in county

Original post made on Jun 13, 2009

An operation by federal and local law enforcement agents in Santa Clara County last Thursday has resulted in the arrest of 17 foreign nationals with alleged ties to violent street gangs who now face criminal charges or deportation, a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement special agent said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, June 12, 2009, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Ridiculous
a resident of Jackson Park
on Jun 13, 2009 at 3:04 pm

Wow, "foreign nationals". No mention of what country they come from. I'm willing to bet they all flew in from either Belgium, Canada, Iceland, or maybe Greece.

Yet another example of journalism that tells us nothing.

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Posted by Old Ben
a resident of Shoreline West
on Jun 14, 2009 at 2:29 am

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Posted by mary
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Jun 19, 2009 at 9:31 am

so true Ridiculous - at least you didn't get called a smart aleck for your comments; Web Link

but i see he removed Old Ben's comment - this paper only likes to see what it wants to see not what anyone else wants.
you're right journalism that tells us nothing.

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