UF Law Criminal Justice Center hosts talk on gangs in Florida
Date: Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: UF Law Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center courtroom
Event Overview: The University of Florida Levin College of Law’s Criminal Justice Center is presenting, “A Battle for our Streets: Using RICO to Prosecute Criminal Gangs in Florida,” tonight at UF Law. Assistant Statewide Prosecutors and UF Law graduates Sasha Lohn-McDermott and Daniel Wiseman will be discussing growing gang activity in Florida, ties to larger gangs in New York and Chicago and using racketeering laws to prosecute gang-related cases.
The CJC will also be introducing a new summer externship program at the Office of Statewide Prosecution.
Media are welcome to attend. Pizza and refreshments will be served.
For further information:
Eva Achero, UF Law Criminal Justice Center