Think Before You Ink: Lessons People Learned from Their Dodgy First Tattoos
"I thought it would be hilarious to get a gang tattoo with a picture of an uzi, but now I can't take my shirt off on the beach. Joke tattoos are only funny for a little while."
Simon Doherty, Photos: Paul Jones
Getting Gang Tattoos Removed in East Los Angeles
Homeboy Industries helps former gang members with everything from education to employment. But their most popular service is tattoo removal.