Man shot at deputies at sheriffs station parking lot in Temple City

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Posted by Jeffrey Thomas DeSocio | Fox 11 News | March 20, 2017 A shootout in the parking lot of the sheriff’s Temple Station Monday between deputies and a man who had just gone to the facility to register as a sex offender ended with the suspect dead inside his SUV, apparently from a self-inflicted […]

Wrongfully convicted man free after 32 years

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Posted By Sara Sidner | CNN | March 17, 2017 Los Angeles On a sunny Thursday afternoon in Los Angeles Andrew Leander Wilson did something that seemed unbelievable to him; he walked outside on the sidewalk with only his family guarding him. “I’ve been inside for 32 years, three months and 14 days. It’s been […]

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 […]

Lee Baca Retrial Update

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Posted by Joel Rubin | LA Times | March 13, 2017 The voice of former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca filled a downtown L.A. courtroom last week. On a short recording of Baca, pulled from a past interview, jurors heard him assure federal authorities he had been unaware of a plan by a group […]

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 […]

Brutal strangulation by pro football star

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Posted by My News LA | City News Service | March 10, 2017 A former pro Canadian football player and college gridiron star has been sentenced to 11 years in state prison for the “heinous” strangulation that “brutally killed” his mother’s boyfriend in a Santa Monica apartment. The defendant’s attorney said her client’s brain and […]

Video Released of Bankroll Fresh’s Murder

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Posted by Diamond Alexis | BET | February 23, 2017 Released by the Atlanta Police Department, video footage reveals the shooting death of emerging Atlanta rapper Bankroll Fresh, real name Trentavious White. According to WSB-TV, police said that the incident may have actually been a case of self-defense, but the investigation to uncover the motives […]

SEAN KINGSTON BEATEN BY MIGOS

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Posted by TMZ | February 21, 2017 Sean Kingston was beaten up badly Tuesday and people on scene say Migos was the culprit … but the story is bizarre and the group is not wanted by cops, at least not yet. Law enforcement sources tell us it went down late afternoon at the Sands Expo […]

Santana Blocc Compton Crips on sports & music as path to success in Compton’s Black community

STREETGANGS.COM | January 19, 2017 COMPTON – Beezy and other members of the Santana Blocc Compton Crips talk about music and sports as being the main avenues to attain success and that college is not a realistic option. Even though the music business is changing, extremely saturated and not paying as some people expected it’s […]

Hip-hop personality Taxstone charged in deadly shooting before T.I. concert in Irving Plaza

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By Victoria Bekiempis, John Annese ,New York Daily News January 17, 2017   Hip-hop personality Taxstone was arrested Monday in connection with last May’s fatal shooting at a T.I. concert in Irving Plaza — after cops say they found his DNA on the murder weapon. The shooting in the third-floor green room at the East […]

My Kingdom Come: An LA Gangster Rap Story (H-Crown film)

STREETGANGS.COM | November 10, 2016 UPDATE: If you have an iPhone and cannot see the BLUE PAY button, do the following: – You will have to visit your browser first because the YOUTUBE app is not compatible with iPhone for purchasing. – Don’t user Safari , download FIREFOX browser first from the app store and […]

The Game meets with L.A. gangs in an effort to stop killings

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By Nicole Santa Cruz | Latimes.com July 17, 2016 Hip-hop artist the Game urged gang members from across Southern California on Sunday to stop the violence in the midst of the national focus on the recent police shootings of African-American men. The Game, whose real name is Jayceon Terrell Taylor, told the hundreds gathered for […]