LOS ANGELES — A Latino gang member was convicted Thursday of first-degree murder in the racially motivated shooting death of a 14-year-old black girl and the stabbing death of a potential witness. Prosecutors said defendant Jonathan Fajardo was a member of an Hispanic gang that targeted blacks. The jury deliberated for two days before finding [...]
TOMS RIVER — A Bloods street gang member thought Anthony Skyers, a fellow gang member, was snitching on him to police about a robbery. Dennis Thigpen wanted to join the Bloods. So, gang member Dyshon Ragland put Thigpen up to kill the 18-year-old suspected snitch, and Thigpen executed Skyers to gain entry into the gang. [...]
BUFFALO, NY – U.S Attorney William Hochul, Jr announced that a federal grand jury has returned a 62-count indictment charging members of the 10th Street Gang and their associates. The gang members have been charged with racketeering, racketeering conspiracy, violent crimes in aid of racketeering, narcotics trafficking, and firearm offenses. A total of 27 gang [...]
This Documentary takes viewers into the streets of South Central Los Angeles for an up-close looks at some of the city’s most infamous street gangs.