We Asked Some Former Gang Members for the Truth About London’s Gangs

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By Nick Chester | Vice.com November 05, 2015 “London in Peril from Drug Gang Turf Wars” read a headline on Sky News a couple of weeks ago. Usually when an article title implies that a major city is facing imminent doom due to anything short of an earthquake or a substantiated terror attack, I file […]

Underground Crip, 100 Dolla Bill, on 105th Street from Rollin 100s Crips

STREETGANGS.COM | October 25, 2015 Los Angeles, CA – Posted up with $100 Dolla Bill from Underground Crip (UGC) which is part of the Rollin 100s Crips. Related posts: Rollin’ 100s Crip Alliance in South Los Angeles Original Blocc Crips from the Rollin 100s The Mansfield Crips Memorialize Roderick Burton aka Dolla Rollin 30s Original […]

Alleged theft by FBI agent places prosecutions in jeopardy


Scott Glover | CNN Thu October 22, 2015 | Updated 10:03 AM ET Los Angeles (CNN)For two years, investigators decoded text messages, conducted surveillance and leaned on informants to unravel a drug trafficking network that allegedly distributed heroin and methamphetamine in a city park and California prisons. The painstaking work resulted in a sweeping federal […]

After attempted murder acquittal, Terrance “T-Rob” Roberts [Official Video] “Still Pushin”

STREETGANGS.COM | October 09, 2015 DENVER – Terrance Roberts is “Still Pushin” after his NOT GUILTY verdict on attempted murder stemming from a conflict he had with his former gang back in September 2013. After several incidents with members of the Crenshaw Mafia Park Hill Bloods, the conflict came to a head on September 20, […]

Denver jury finds anti-gang activist Terrance Roberts not guilty

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By Jesse Paul and Noelle Phillips | The Denver Post Posted: 10/09/2015 10:02:12 AM MDT | Updated: 51 min. ago Roberts was accused in the shooting of Hasan Jones before 2013 peace rally Denver activist Terrance Roberts, known for abandoning his life with the Bloods street gang and focusing his efforts on peace, was acquitted […]

OG Athens Park Blood transitioning to life after 25 years in prison

STREETGANGS.COM | September 30, 2015 South Los Angeles – From San Pedro & El Segundo Maurice talks about being sent to prison during the late 1980s. He was sentenced to 25 years to life but gained his freedom in 2012. He talks about trying to transition to life after prison, but discussed the challenges of […]

Woman injured after car riddled with bullets in Hyde Park

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By John Gregory and ABC7.com staff September 30, 2015 | Updated 2 hrs 4 mins ago HYDE PARK, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A woman was shot multiple times after her car was riddled with more than a dozen bullet holes in Hyde Park early Wednesday morning. The shooting took place near the intersection of 11th […]

Baby Roc from Du Roc Crip in Duarte/Monrovia, CA

STREETGANGS.COM | September 17, 2015 Duarte/Monrovia, CA – Sg posted up with Baby Rocc Tray (aka Nutty Roc) on Goodall Street in Du Roc Crip turf. This is the only black gang in the area. He says “Its like a minority inside a minority” because their gang is the only black gang among the Latin […]

Becoming a Mad Swan Blood during time at McKinley Elementary School

STREETGANGS.COM | September 10, 2015 South Los Angeles – OG Edmund from Mad Swan Bloods talks about how his gang career as a Mad Swan Blood started at McKinley Elementary School on South LA’s eastside. It continued in junior high schools in South LA during the late 1970s and early 1980s. Related posts: Edmund talks […]

Whitsett Avenue Gangster Crips in North Hollywood & remembering Big Paybacc

STREETGANGS.COM | August 17, 2015 North Hollywood – Members from Whitsett Avenue Gangster Crip talk about gang life as an African-American group in a predominately Hispanic section of Los Angeles. North Hollywood is in the San Fernando Valley and covers the northern section of the City. They also talk about rumors surrounding Big Paybacc’s murder […]

Ex-gang member has murder rap tossed, released from jail

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By Lia Eustachewich | New York POst August 5, 2015 | 2:00am The murder conviction of a 25-year-old Brooklyn man who spent nearly eight years in prison was tossed out Tuesday because prosecutors under former DA Charles Hynes bungled parts of his case. Joel Fowler, a Crips gang member at the time, was found guilty […]

#100days100nights fuels fear in South L.A.


Sandy Banks | Los Angeles Times July 31, 2015 The #100days100nights campaign may be fake, but the fear in parts of South Los Angeles is very real. “I’ve been in prison, and I’ve never been as nervous as I am right now,” a middle-aged man in a baseball cap admitted to the crowd gathered for […]