In response to the attack, Scott, who lived in Compton, established the Piru street- gang, the first "Bloods" street gang. Owens established ...
The Pirus or Piru Street Family are a Los Angeles, California area street gang alliance based in Compton, but also present in the cities of Carson, Inglewood, Hawthorne, San Diego, Bakersfield, and Watts. Piru sets make up most of the original Blood gang alliance in Los Angeles. ... and together they created the Bloods alliance creating the Bloods gang.
The Crips are a primarily African-American gang. They were founded in Los Angeles, California .... Gang members of the Bloods and Crips occasionally fight against each other and are responsible for a significant portion of gang-related ...
African-American gangs began to emerge in the Los Angeles area during the ... of the Bloods, and this certain gang actually started out as the "Compton Pirus.
The Bloods street gang alliance started in the City of Compton in Los Angeles County California in 1972. Female members of the Bloods are called Bloodettes.
The Bloods Street gang was started in the late 60's originally as means of protection against the Crips Street gang. (So named BC they once carried canes and were ...
The Bloods was started on Piru Street in the Compton, CA. Sylvester Scott and Vincent Owens were the creators of the Bloods, and this particular gang really in ...
The CRIPs were not always the gang-bangers they are known to be. ... a high school student at the time founded the organization in response to the increasing ...
Apr 15, 2003 ... A federal judge in Manhattan sentenced the leader of the Bloods street gang to 50 years in prison yesterday, saying she had considered the ...
Most scholars believe that the Bloods were originally founded as a confederation of smaller gangs in opposition to the larger and domineering Crips gang.