Anthony Vargas. Paul Rea. Sean Monterrosa. Andres Guardado. Their names are missing from the national conversation on police violence against Black and brown people, something their mothers are seeking to change.

"I think the misconception that people have with Black Lives Matter is that they only represent Black lives," said Lisa Vargas, one of the Latina mothers seeking justice for their sons who were shot and killed by Los Angeles police.

The women allege their sons were targeted because of their ethnicity and police lacked motives for opening fire. The women said if their sons ran from police, it's because they feared for their lives.

Some also alleged that some of the deputies were members of gangs within Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department — a claim backed up by interviews with some current deputies. Sheriff Alex Villanueva declined to comment to CBS News, but has publicly stated that there is "scant evidence" of deputy gangs and that he has instituted a policy of "zero tolerance" for any deputy violence.

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