This melodrama follows the attempts of a good-hearted LA judge who tries a member of the Loco gang for the murder of two rivals. A young boy is talked into providing the key evidence to convict the gang member. Unfortunately, during the trial, fellow gangsters burst in and gun down the defendant. Now the judge knows something must be done to reform the system. She also tries to save the life of the young boy who testified and finds that both their lives are in jeopardy.