Los Angeles Denver Lanes members talk street history from the Red Room

STREETGANGS.COM | December 1, 2016 SOUTH LOS ANGELES – We met up with June Dogg, Big Bosko, Sad Dogg and G-Ken from the Westside Denver Lane Bloods from South Los Angeles. History of the neighborhood and the use of the “Red Room” which was created by California Light Heavyweight Champion boxer, Monroe Ratliff who boxed […]

Loccie Shmula from G-Stone Crips lost his son in gang shooting in Brooklyn

STREETGANGS.COM | November 24, 2016 New York. NY – Loccie Shmula is from G-Stone Crips in Brownsville, Brooklyn and in 2013 while posted up on Livonia & Bristol Street with his 16-month old son, two rival gang members pulled up on him. Daquan Breland and Daquan Wright attempted to kill Loccie Shmula but instead struck […]

44 Neighborhood Pirus in Copper Tree Projects in Houston’s Northside

STREETGANGS.COM | November 18, 2016 HOUSTON – The 44 Neighborhood Pirus were formerly known as the Tree Top Pirus in the Tree Top Projects in the Acres Homes section of Houston until someone from Compton met with them and told them to drop the Tree Top. They eventually changed their name to 44 Neighborhood Pirus […]

Projeck Bo tours through the Pueblo Del Rio Projects and shows his favorite tattoos

STREETGANGS.COM | November 18, 2016 South Los ANGELES – Project Bo shows the area of the Pueblo Del Rio projects where he was born and introduces his homegirl VK Dera, 32 who is also from the Pueblo Bishop Bloods. She has 4 kids with one on the way, with his oldest being 16 years old. […]

Gang life, relationships, and self tattooing from female artist HP

STREETGANGS.COM | November 10, 2016 LOS ANGELES – HP was born in Watts and became a member of the Bounty Hunters Bloods as a teenager, and was a rebellious youth growing up with her mother. She later learned about tattooing, started self-tattooing and has been a tattoo artist for about 8-years. She has a massive […]

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 […]

Munchie B from Inglewood Family Bloods lost vision after getting shot in head

STREETGANGS.COM | November 4, 2016 Inglewood – Baby Dot, Munchie B and Red Bull talk about growing up in Inglewood and becoming members of the Inglewood Family Blood gang. Munchie B talks about getting shot in August 2012 while driving down Imperial Highway and taking a gun shot would to the head. A bullet entered […]

Houston’s 52 Hoover Crips with Lil Boss & OG Capo in Garden City

STREETGANGS.COM | November 3, 2016 Lil Boss talks about hitting the streets in Northwest Houston at a very young age and becoming a member of the 52 Hoover Gangster Crips. Both Lil Boss and OG Capo talk about the early history of the Los Angeles Hoover Gangster Crips in Houston which included Big Hoover Sam, […]

Scottsdale Piru; history, conflict, incarceration and Piru confict; Carson, California

STREETGANGS.COM | October 28, 2016 CARSON – During the late 1970s Compton’s Westside Pirus inspired a new Piru set in Carson which eventually became the Scottsdale Pirus in the late 1970s or very early 1980s. We met up with several SDP members in the Avalon Village section of Carson and learned about their community, their […]

Dancers to Gangsters; History of a Dragnet gang in Gardena

STREETGANGS.COM | October 27, 2016 Gardena, Cali – D’Nyce talks about his days when he was involved in the Notorious Dragnet gang in Gardena. He talks about the history of the name, how it was Crip affiliated set that was closely allied with the Shot Gun Crips and how it was once a group of […]

Visiting 5th Ward & Kashmere Gardens; Life on Houston northeast side

STREETGANGS.COM | October 22, 2016 HOUSTON – We visited the northeast side of Houston’s black community in Kasmere Gardens & 5th Ward. We learned of an officer involved shooting of Frederick “Cat Eye Fred” Roy, 35, who was shot and killed on Hoffman back in August 2015. The killing of Roy stemmed from a domestic […]

Jooba Loc on growing up in North Long Beach, Carmelitos Projects

STREETGANGS.COM | October 21, 2016 Jooba Loc is from Northside Long Beach and joined Brik Boy Crip when he was younger. We first met Jooba earlier this year along with his friend 50 Blue to talk about life on the lesser known Northside of Long Beach which is located just south of Compton. The Brik […]