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                       ENFORCEMENT BUREAU
                         WESTERN REGION

                       Los Angeles Office
                 18000 Studebaker Rd., Suite 660
                       Cerritos, CA, 90703

                        December 14, 2005

John F. Martinez
Los Angeles, CA 90033


                                   Case Number:  EB-05-LA-332
                                   Document Number:  W20063290004

The Los Angeles Office received information that an unlicensed 
broadcast radio station on 104.7 MHz was allegedly operating in 
Los Angeles, CA.  On December 4, 2005, an agent from this office 
confirmed by direction finding techniques that radio signals on 
frequency 104.7 MHz were emanating from 1718 Bridge St., Los 
Angeles, CA.  The Commission's records show that no license was 
issued for operation of a broadcast station at this location on 
104.7 MHz in Los Angeles, CA.   

Radio stations must be licensed by the FCC pursuant to 47 U.S.C. 
 301.  The only exception to this licensing requirement is for 
certain transmitters using or operating at a power level that 
complies with the standards established in Part 15 of the 
Commission's rules, 47 C.F.R.  15.1 et seq.  Your operation on 
frequency 104.7 MHz was measured at 85,619 microvolts per meter 
(V/m) at 47 meters.  This exceeds the allowable unlicensed limit 
of 250 V/m at 3 meters established in Part 15.  Thus, this 
station is operating in violation of 47 U.S.C. 301.

You are hereby warned that operation of radio transmitting 
equipment without a valid radio station authorization constitutes 
a violation of the Federal laws cited above and could subject the 
operator of this illegal operation to severe penalties, 
including, but not limited to, substantial monetary forfeitures, 
in rem arrest action against the offending radio equipment, and 
criminal sanctions including imprisonment.  (See 47 U.S.C.  
401, 501, 503 and 510).


You have ten (10) days from the date of this notice to respond 
with any evidence that you have authority to operate granted by 
the FCC.  Your response should be sent to the address in the 
letterhead and reference the listed case and document number.  
Under the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C.  552a(e)(3), we are 
informing you that the Commission's staff will use all relevant 
material information before it to determine what, if any, 
enforcement action is required to ensure your compliance with FCC 
Rules.  This will include any information that you disclose in 
your reply.

You may contact this office if you have any questions.

Catherine Deaton
District Director 
Los Angeles Office

     Excerpts from the Communications Act of 1934, As Amended
     Enforcement Bureau, "Inspection Fact Sheet", July 2003