Eastside MOB Piru is a predominately African-American street gang located in the north section of Compton which has a territory that crosses the city boundary into South Lynwood.
Deceased members from MOB
- Alton “Buntry” McDonald, 36 (February 5, 1966 – April 2002), fatally shot while pumping gas at station on Rosecrans & Atlantic in Compton. He worked for Death Row Records and was close friends with Suge Knight.
- Henry “Hendog” Smith, 33 ( – Oct. 16, 2002), fatally shot at Imperial Highway and Vermont Avenue as he sat in his parked vehicle. He was an employee of Death Row Records and is credited with designing the logo for the record company.
- Ernest “Papoose” Mitchell, 39 (November 24, 1970 – January 9, 2009) shot and killed in Las Vegas, NV by brother Jermaine Brass, 25, and Ronnie Brass, 29 in verbal dispute.
- Wardell “Poochie” Fouse aka Darnell Bolton, 36 ( – July 2003), was fatally shot in the back while riding his motorcycle in Compton. Police allege that Bolton was the trigger person in the murder of rapper Christopher “Biggie” Wallace in 1997.