TITLE

CRIME IN LA

PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Los Angeles Magazine;Jul2013, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on crime in Los Angeles, California including bank robberies and thefts.
ACCESSION #
88036413

 

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