A Mother shares her story about losing her son in a gang-related triple murder in South Los Angeles

STREETGANGS.COM | May 10, 2015 South Los Angeles – Mother, Janet Sanders-Bolden talk about the murder of her son, Avion Bolden, 20, who was shot and killed on June 13, 2014 on Figueroa near Manchester along with his girlfriend, Jacinta Walker, 18. She talks about how painful the loss of her son has been. Anthony […]

Kevon Gulley speaks on doing 13 years in prison, fatherhood, and Chris Brown

STREETGANGS.COM | May 4, 2015 Compton, CA – Kevon Gulley talks about his years in prison, and how he felt when he learned his son became a gang member and how having his daughter impacted his live. Gang bangin verse gang member is explained. Date: 2015 Location: Compton Related posts: From gang member, to prisoner, […]

Suge Knight’s attorney claims he was attacked during preliminary hearing (4/13/15)

STREETGANGS.COM | ¬†Apr 15, 2015 Los Angeles, CA – Suge Knight’s attorney, Matt Fletcher addressing the media during the preliminary hearing of Knight’s murder case, claims that Knight was attacked by Cle “Bone” Sloan, Jimmy “Jimbob” Chris, and Dwayne “Nob” Johnson and that guns were involved. Date: April 13, 2015 Location: Downtown Los Angeles   […]

Tour of the Grandees in Nutty Blocc Compton Crip neighborhood

STREETGANGS.COM | Apr 12, 2015 Compton, CA – Bay Locc (aka Geechi Gotti) and Baby Hacc from Nutty Blocc Compton Crips talks about growing up in Compton, going to elementary school, and hanging out in the Grandees, a section of Nutty Blocc area located near 165th and 166th streets. They give us a tour of […]

[Complete Hearing Part 1] Defense attorney challenges Suge Knight’s $25 million bail

STREETGANGS.COM | Apr 8, 2015 Compton, CA – Attorney Matt Fletcher challenges $25 million bail as being excessive and not proper in this case and presents his argument for Suge Knight’s eligibility for bail to Judge Coen. Fletcher suggesting revoking passport and using GPS ankle bracelet to monitor Knight’s activity in response to prosecutor Cynthia […]

Suge Knight’s attorney Matt Fletcher during press conference on bail for $25 milllion

STREETGANGS.COM | Apr 8, 2015 Downtown Los Angeles – Criminal defense attorney Matt Fletcher discusses his frustration about the $25 million bail amount issued by Judge Ronald Coen in connection to Suge Knight’s murder charge. Knight’s preliminary hearing is scheduled to begin on April 13, 2015. Date: March 20, 2015 Related posts: [Complete Hearing Part […]

[Complete Hearing Part 2] Judge Coen approves $25 Million bail for Suge Knight

STREETGANGS.COM | Apr 8, 2015 Compton, CA – Prosecutor Cynthia Barnes presents her case to Judge Ronald Coen why Marion Suge Knight’s bail should exceed the $3,335,000 bail schedule based of his criminal past record. Defense attorney requests that bail should be according to the schedule. Judge Coen approves the $25 bail and justifies his […]

Edmund talks about growing up as a Mad Swan Blood during most violent decade

STREETGANGS.COM | March 22, 2015 South Los Angeles – Edmund aka “Crazy Ed” talks gang life in South Los Angeles during 1980s from his old home on 78th and Stanford where he grew up. He became a member of the East Side Mad Swan Bloods during the late 1970s but he also took on a […]

Inkster Police brutally beat an Innocent 57-year-old Retired black man

STREETGANGS.COM | March 27, 2015 Inkster, Michigan – Floyd Dent, was pulled over by Inkster Police officers, in January 2015 and was brutally beat, getting hit in the head, 16 times by officer William Melendez. While he was protecting his face, he was also tased by another officer. The Wayne County prosecutor’s office initially charged […]

Lil Reece Talks about Operation Tampa Bay, Riverside Gang Bust

STREETGANGS.COM | March 5, 2015 Riverside, Calif. – Lil Reece from Riverside’s 1200 Blocc East Coasts Crips talks about Operation Tampa Bay, which was a police joint operation between the local police and ATF. The 2011 indictments against the 40 alleged East Coasts Crips gang members, did not yield the type of prison sentences and […]

LAPD officers struggle with homeless man and kills him in Downtown LA’s skidrow district

STREETGANGS.COM | March 02, 2015 Downtown Los Angeles – After tazing a man near 5th & San Pedro, an LAPD officer shoots and kills a man in the skidrow district of Los Angeles. According the the LAPD, the man was reaching for one of the officer’s gun. Date: March 1, 2015 Related posts: LAPD to […]

Ben “Taco” Owens from Pay Bacc Crip to Paying Back the community

STREETGANGS.COM | February 27, 2015 Gardena, CA – Ben “Taco” Owens is a former gang member that talked about his life growing up in Gardena and becoming a member of the Paybacc Crips (PBC). He also talked about drug use and multiple trips to the penitentiary. After being released from prison in 2004, he decided […]