(Historic meeting held Tuesday)....It was hosted by San Diego District Attorney Summer Stephen.

It brought together several other District Attorney's, including George Marquez from Imperial County, Todd Spitzer from Orange County, Mike Hestrin from Riverside County, and Jason Anderson from San Bernardino County. Staff from Congressman Lou Correa's office also attended. They were brought together to meet with Baja California Attorney General Ricardo Ivan Carpio and his management staff. The objective of the meeting was to strengthen and establish direct channels of communication with the Baja California Attorney General to foster collaboration in addressing transnational crime and promoting the over-all safety of the border region. The meeting was also attended by the San Diego District Attorney's chief of investigations and Imperial County Attorney's Mexico Liaison Orlando Espino.