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Our business to make Las Vegas the -- community in America.
At a news conference Thursday police announcing the streets of Las Vegas are safer after an investigation -- launched back in 2009 comes to a head when -- The targets at sixteen members of outlaw motorcycle -- with histories of drug trafficking violence and criminal activity.
In order to nab the suspects police say they had to step into their world.
Numerous undercover operatives and confidential informants infiltrated multiple groups.
On multiple occasions.
Those groups for the boggles the wicker writers degree -- machine -- -- -- and -- -- do.
The undercover work led to arrests of these three men and at least 22 other suspects many but not all of them from the Las Vegas area.
Defendants in California at Utah Arizona Texas New York in Hawaii also arrested in connection to operation pure luck.
32 people total facing a range of state and federal charges including extortion -- illegal possession of firearms selling drugs and act.
We've had a lot of different instances where these elements are -- so wreak Havoc in our neighborhood -- opportunity presented itself.
There and we made the decision that we're gonna move forward.
Police consider the operation huge success that should prevent motorcycle gang violence.
Like this brawl caught on surveillance tape in 2002.
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