Arrest Made In Shooting Death Of 8-Year-Old Boy In Pomona

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City News Service | Posted by My News LA | March 27, 2017 The alleged killer of an 8-year-old orphan in Pomona was behind bars Monday and police were expected to provide details later in the day of what led to the suspect’s arrest. The murdered boy, Jonah Hwang, had been in the United States […]

Gang-related shooting in Santa Ana

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Posted by ABC 7 News | March 26, 2017 A 15-year-old boy was shot in a suspected gang-related shooting while walking across a street in Santa Ana Saturday night. Isaac Gonzalez was walking around the 2300 block of W. St. Gertrude when he was shot, authorities said. They received calls around 11:51 p.m. regarding the […]

Man shot and killed in West Lake District

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Posted by ABC 7 News | March 24, 2017 WESTLAKE, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A man was shot and killed in the Westlake district on Friday, according to authorities. Los Angeles police said the shooting happened near La Fayette Park Place and Beverly Boulevard at about 2:15 p.m. When crews arrived at the scene, they […]

2 killed, 1 injured in shooting at liquor store in South LA

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Posted by MaryAnn Martinez | FOX 11 News | March 23, 2017 A father waited to learn if his son was among the dead Thursday at a liquor store shooting that claimed two lives in South Los Angeles. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said a black truck parked at a liquor store was the […]

Original Swamp Compton Crips

STREETGANGS.COM | March 23, 2017 Compton / Rosemont – Posted up with D-Weezy in one of the oldest Black gang in Los Angeles. The Swamp Boys go back to approximately 1958 and have existed under that same name, Swamp, in the same area, ever since. They are located in the West Compton / Rancho Dominguez […]

Major Gangs Increasingly Active in West San Fernando Valley

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City News Service | Posted by Patch.com | March 22, 2017 LOS ANGELES, CA — Although the west San Fernando Valley enjoys a reputation as a quiet area with a low crime rate, a new report approved Tuesday by the Los Angeles Police Commission found it is home to 16 major gangs and has seen […]

June Dogg, G-Len and the Denver Lanes Bloods, final thoughts from the Red Room

STREETGANGS.COM | March 16, 2017 LOS ANGELES – June Dogg talks on being old enough to function with the big homies and young enough to function with the young homies from Denver Lane Bloods. He also talks about functioning with people from other neighborhoods regardless of affiliation. We end the interview with a few bars […]

Jamaica from Mona Parcc Compton Crip behind the scenes (BTS) in renovated park

STREETGANGS.COM | March 12, 2017 COMPTON – The park in Mona Park Compton Crip neighborhood was recently renovated and has a brand new gym, baseball field, play area for toddlers and 6 – 12 year olds. We met up with Jamaica who grew up in this area and has seem this park transform into one […]

3 armed killers caught on surveillance

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Posted By Greg Lee | ABC 7 | March 7, 2017 A search was on for three murder suspects who were caught on surveillance video wielding guns outside a home in Placentia, where a man was shot and killed. Placentia police on Tuesday were asking the public to take a good look at the surveillance […]

Gang-Related Shooting outside Pomona Jack in the Box

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Posted By ABC7.com staff | March 02, 2017 A 19-year-old man was hospitalized after a group of men opened fire at a Jack in the Box parking lot in Pomona, police said. The shooting occurred around 9 p.m. Wednesday outside the fast food restaurant at 2021 N. Towne Avenue. Pomona police said area resident Mariyon […]

Being a female in male dominated gang, gender discrimination, and family ties in Mona Parcc Compton

STREETGANGS.COM | February 27, 2017 COMPTON – Part two of Lil Bit from Mona Parc talking about being a girl in a male dominated gang and possible gender discrimination, how her family all grew up in Mona, and how Mona Parcc represents a large extended family. ******************************************** SUPPORT US * Purchase signed Long Beach shirt: […]

The Commission on Gangs Is a Joke I No Longer Want in on

By Cornelius Bowser, Voice of San Diego January 25, 2017 When I joined the San Diego Commission on Gang Prevention and Intervention in 2012, my goal was to help build a bona fide commission that could affect real change. I envisioned a change in attitudes in how we reach out to help gang members, a […]