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Strayer UniversityCRJ 435: Drugs, Gangs and Organized CrimeProfessor Meredith BrascaNelson Harris-LopezAssignment 1: Gangs in America TodayJuly 28, 2019
The web text states “that in the United States there are 33,000 gangs. They are classified as street gangs, motorcycle gangs and prison gangs” First let’s start out with the African American gangs. The web text states “that some nameof some gangs “Almighty Black P. Stone Nation, Almighty Vice Lord, Four Corner Hustlers, Black Disciples, Black Guerrilla Family, Black Mafia and Black Mafia Family, Black Spades, D.C. Blacks, Decepticons, Errol Flynns, The Family, Folk Nation, Gangster Disciples and the Outlaw Gangster Disciples. Hidden Valley Kings, KUMI 415, Lucerne Streets Doggz, Miami Boys, Mickey Cobras, Orchard Park Trailblazers, People Nation, Savage Nomads, Savage Skills,Supreme Team, West mob, and the Young Boys Inc” The web text states that “the bloods they have many different sets. Black P. Stones, Bounty Hunter Bloods, Nine Trey Gangsters, Pirus, Sex Money Murda, United Blood Nation, Chambers Brothers, Columbia Point Dawgs, The Council” The web text states that “the Crips have many different sets. Du Roc Crips, East Nashville Crips, Grape Street Watts Crips, Rollin’ 30s Harlem Crips, Rollin 60’s Neighborhood Crips, Venice Shoreline Crips” Second, we have our Caribbean gangs. In which that web text states the various names “Jamaican posse, Shower Posse, Yardies, Zoe Pound, Triad crew sets which include, 14K Tried Chinese, Bamboo Union Taiwanese, Big Circle Gang, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Cambodian, Black Dragons, Chinese and Vietnamese, Flying Dragons, Chinese and Vietnamese, Four Seas Gang, Taiwanese, Ghost Shadows, Chinese and Vietnamese, Jackson Street Boys, Cantonese, Ping On, Chinese, Sun Yee On, Chinese, Wah Ching, Chinese, Wo Hop To, Hong Kong, just to name a few of the Caribbean Gangs”
Third we have the Eastern European which consists of 13 different set of gangs. Fourth