Nigerian Islamist leader of Boko Haram threatens to sell over 200 kidnapped Nigerian girls

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May 5, 2014 – LOS ANGELES — Fears for the fate of more than 200 Nigerian girls turned even more nightmarish Monday when the leader of the Islamist militant group that kidnapped them announced plans to sell them. “I abducted your girls. I will sell them in the market, by Allah,” a man claiming to […]

Omar “Crazo” Saunders was shot and killed in Hyde Park

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April 24, 2014 –Los Angeles – Omar Duran Saunders, a 39-year-old black man, was shot and killed Tuesday, April 22 in the 6400 block of Brynhurst Avenue in Hyde Park, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records. Saunders was standing in front of an apartment complex with three other men about 7 p.m. when a […]

Marcos Maidana gives Adrien Broner a light push during weigh-in for fight

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December 13, 2013 – Showtime boxing presents Adrien Broner (144.4 Pounds) verses Marcos Maidana – (146.2 Pounds), live at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. “DANGER ZONE: Broner vs. Maidana,” a 12-round fight for Broner’s WBA Welterweight World Championship taking place on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, is promoted by […]

Interview of 52 Hoover Gangsters – December 2013

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December 11, 2013 We met up with Sharkey, H-Crown and Face from 52 Hoover. Related posts: Sharky, H-Crown & Face from 52 Hoover Gangsters on life, the streets & hip-hop This is an interview Orlando Anderson and his lawyer Renee L. Campbell did with Sanyika Shakur for VIBEs December 1997 Issue Interview: Rollin’ 40s Crip […]

Example “kite” sent among Hispanic gang members in LA County Jail

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Streetgangs.com December 3, 2013 In the Los Angeles County Jail, inmates communicate through letters called “kites,” and at times, the kites tell other inmates what to do in the County Jail setting. These kites are also used in the California Prison system, and jail officials will often seize these kites to investigate possible crimes. In […]

Gunman kills 2, injures 1 in Hyde Park

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Streetgangs.com Staff Writer August 28, 2013 | 2:17 a.m. PST SOUTH LOS ANGELES – Two males were killed and one was injured in what the police are calling a gang-related shooting in Hyde Park. At approximately 4:00 p.m. a male black walked up to a small group on 64th Street just west of 6th Avenue […]

Venice Community Remembrance Day June 15, 2013 – Oakwood Park

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June 19, 2013 – Venice, CA – Community event in Venice, Los Angeles at Oakwood Park. Venice Community Remembrance Day, family & friends. Related posts: Venice’s Oakwood District: ‘Los Angeles at its Worst’ Gang Violence Returns to Rattle Venice’s Oakwood Area Man wounded in gang-related shooting at Venice park Reputed gang member arrested in Venice […]

L-Boy shooting Cocaine Girl video

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June 10, 2013 – L-Boy shooting video, Cocaine Girl, June 9, 2013 shot by LAEyecon from Eyekon Fotography. Related posts: L-Boy behind the scenes of video “Cocaine Girl” off Gangster Government Behind the scenes with N.O.R.E. shooting video BLAM with Imam Thug Girl, 10, Injured In Compton Shooting Video: Guards watch as girl is beaten […]

Photos of former Navy and LAPD officer Christopher Dorner

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Streetgangs.com Staff Writer February 7, 2013 | 6:55 p.m. PST updated: February 11, 2013 Former LAPD officer and NAVY reserve Christopher Dorner is wanted for multiple killings. He is believed to have killed one police officer, injuring two others Thursday morning in Riverside, California. Dorner is also accused of killing two civilians Monica Quan and […]

Twin sisters struck by car in Leimert Park die

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Streetgangs.com Staff Writer January 22, 2013 | 9:43 p.m. PST Early Sunday morning (January 13) at about 3:00 a.m., sisters Tanisha and Tamaya Davis were struck and killed by a car traveling on Leimert Boulevard in South Los Angeles. Both sisters were pronounced dead at the scene from their injuries. The twin sisters, 31, apparently […]

Cle “Bone” Sloan on the set of Southland – Nickerson Gardens projects

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Actor Cle “Bone” Sloan on the set of Southland in the Nickerson Gardens Housing Projects in South Los Angeles, January 8, 2013 Related posts: Jay Rock in the Nickerson Gardens projects talking on how it started, Watts, Bounty Hunters Jay Rock’s version of 50 Cents “How to Rob” and his Warner Brothers deal – Nickerson […]

Space Shuttle Endeavour parks near Randy’s donuts in Inglewood

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October 12, 2012, Inglewood, California. Space Shuttle Endeavour makes a temporary stop at La Cienega and Manchester before it crosses over the 405 Freeway. Toyota will be multi-tasking Friday night by pulling the shuttle across Manchester and shooting a commercial simultaneously. Related posts: Gang neighborhoods traveled through by U.S. Shuttle Endeavour Dunkin’ Donuts robberies suspect […]