Citations with the tag: CRIPS (Gang)
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- Gang Bang.
Garza, Mariel // Reason; Oct99, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p15
Deals with the court order issued by the Santa Monica, California court against 35 alleged members of the Crips gang in the Venice section of Los Angeles, California. Details on the court order; Impact of the constant police harassment on the defendants; Comments by one lawyer on the court...
- American Gangster: Toward a Specification of White Patriarchy.
Towns, Armond // Conference Papers -- National Communication Association; 2009, p1
This paper uses research with a Crip street gang to argue that three U.S. institutions (government, slavery, police), all largely headed by white men, operate, or have operated, in similar fashion to street gangs. Many of these institutions' members are "legal" gangsters, thus allotted...
- 'YOU READY TO STEP UP?'.
DEUTSCH, KEVIN // Newsweek Global; 10/17/2014, Vol. 163 Issue 15, p36
The article discusses drug-related gang violence in Long Island, New York's Hempstead ghetto, adapted from the book "The Triangle: A Year on the Ground with New York's Bloods and Crips" by Kevin Deutsch. Topics include gang use of semi-automatic weapons including the TEC-9, efforts by local...
- THE NEW GANGS OF NEW YORK.
Gray, Geoffrey // New York; 10/4/2010, Vol. 43 Issue 31, p90
The article focuses on the different gangs in New York. The Crips gang has formed unusual alliances with other gangs to compete with larger crews. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has developed its own national task force to track MS-13 which was established by Salvadoran laborers...
- LA Former Crips Leader Calls for Restraint.
McNeir, D. Kevin // Washington Informer; 4/30/2015, Vol. 50 Issue 29, p34
The article discusses former American street gang, Crips leader Eugene Henley and his life events mentioning his view points on the Baltimore, Maryland curfew, how the black community youths should refrain from violence and the hardships faced by them from the white cops.
- METRO SPORTS NEWS.
Wallace, Scott // Tennessee Tribune; 4/3/2014, Vol. 25 Issue 14, p7B
The article offers sports news briefs in Tennessee as of April 3-9, 2014. Shooting guard Cameron Lewis at Fisk University has been named a National Association of Intercollegiate Athletes All American player. The Nashville Venom had won against Alabama Hammers who won the previous year's...
- War and Peace.
Wallace, Scott // Broadcasting & Cable; 6/14/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 24, p12
Reports that members of the Bloods and Crips gangs were inspired upon viewing the film "Redemption: The Stanley "Tookie" Williams Story." Information on Williams.
- DOES TOOKIE DESERVE TO DIE?
Meadows, Bob; Breuer, Howard; Orr, Andrea // People; 12/12/2005, Vol. 64 Issue 24, p99
This article reports on Stanley Williams, also known as Tookie Williams. Williams is scheduled to be executed on December 13, 2005 after 24 years on death row, unless California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger grants him clemency. Williams was a co-founding member of the Crips gang. However, in 1996...
- THIS IS HOW GANGS END.
QUINONES, SAM // Pacific Standard; Jan/Feb2015, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p34
The article offers the author's insights on the decline of street gangs in Southern California. Topics include Simon Tejada, a resident at Drew Street in Los Angeles, who did not sold his house because of the transformation in the area, the view of reformer Jacob Riis on gangs as a product of...
- FOR ST. LOUIS GANGS, FERGUSON HAS BECOME A RECRUITING TOOL.
QUINONES, SAM // Newsweek Global; 9/5/2014, Vol. 163 Issue 9, p46
The article discusses gang activity in St. Louis, Missouri, focusing claims that the fatal shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer in August 2014 and ensuing riots may have increased gang recruitment. Topics include the gangs the Bloods and the Crips; profiles...