"Dangerous ‘street takeovers’ for car stunts have San Fernando Valley residents worried"
They often have police lookouts and sometimes even drones that check for law enforcement before engaging in such behavior, he said. They also rely on social media to spread the word and use codes to avoid detection.
“It’s a dangerous activity; (and it) can be very dangerous for law enforcement to go in there if they don’t have sufficient numbers,” Neiman said. “Two or four police cars against 50 or 60 individuals in that behavior can be a very dangerous combination.”