Archive for November, 2015

Fact Sheet / Community Report for Court Hearings on the Placenta and LaJolla Gang Injunction Fight

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Say No TO Placentia Gang Injunction YJC November 2015

READ THE Placentia – La Jolla Gang Injunction Fact Sheet Here!

Monday, November 16th
8:30am – Court Hearing on LaJolla Injunction
12:30pm Press Conference outside in front of court entrance
1:30pm Court Hearing on Placentia Injunction

Central Justice Center, 700 Civic Center Drive West, Santa Ana, CA 92701

For More Information, Contact: 

Michelle Martinez, (909) 973-5483

Dolores Canales, (714) 290-9077

Martha Flores, (714) 610-3739

Theresa Smith, (714) 299-8121

Lifelong Residents of the OC Neighborhoods of LaJolla and Placentia Will Pack the Court 

Placentia – La Jolla Gang Injunction Fact Sheet

Today to Defeat Two Proposed Gang Injunctions

Press Conference at Orange County Superior Court will highlight mounting community opposition to the Placentia and LaJolla gang injunctions led by hundreds of community residents who have family roots in the community for generations. The large crowd that gathers will include people whose loved ones have been served with the injunctions along with residents who are concerned by the loss of freedom and economic stability this will mean for the entire community.

The two gang inunctions will also be heard in court today for the first time by Judge Peter J. Wilson, and the community will pack the court for the two …

Tonight, Tuesday, November 10th, 6:30PM: Watch Precious Knowledge at LAPD HQ Takeover

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

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LAPD HQ TAKEOVER – S.T.O.P. POLICE VIOLENCE
Tonight, Tuesday, November 10th, 6:30pm
Film Screening of Precious Knowledge-Projected onto 60 Foot LAPD Wall
100 West First Street, Downtown LA, 90012

Tomorrow, Sunday, November 8th: Media Messaging and Public Speaking Workshop to Block New Gang Injunctions in City of Placentia

Saturday, November 7th, 2015

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Tomorrow – Sunday, November 8th: Media Messaging and Public Speaking Workshop to Block New Gang Injunctions in City of Placentia

Thank you for everyone’s hard work to defeat the Placentia – LaJolla Gang Injunctions including the powerful turnout and statements made at last Tuesday’s Placentia City Council meeting.

Tomorrow (Sunday, November 8) is the Public Speaking and Media Messaging Workshop happening twice. Pick the time that’s best for you:
1. 1pm – 3pm at McFadden Park at the Gazebo
2. 3pm at Cal State Fullerton Humanities Building room 409

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ALL OUT FOR COURT

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 16TH – PACK THE COURT TO CHALLENGE THE INJUNCTIONS
ORANGE COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT IN SANTA ANA

Tomorrow’s training will prepare us for community outreach as well as for media interviews and the press conference that will happen when the injunctions are heard in court on November 16th.

In communities throughout the state, gang injunctions have increased the use of aggressive policing impacting the entire community, including increased stops and frisks of youth/young adults on the street, increased searches in schools, raids of people’s homes, Probation, Parole and ICE checks, and the increased use of militarization including helicopters above the community.

COMMUNITY’S POWERFUL IMPACT ON THE