gangs

3.22.19

Mongrel Mob Boss On Overcoming Hate in the Wake of the Christchurch Massacre

Sonny Fatu has become an outspoken voice for tolerance and change.

3.20.19

The American Mafia Has Become an Unhinged Reality Show

The link between the killing of a Gambino mob boss and an apparently MAGA-loving QAnon suspect is part of a descent into postmodern chaos.

11.14.18

Portraits of South Africa's Bloodiest Prison Gang: The Number

Photographer Luke Daniel got access to the group that notoriously upholds their rules with sodomy.

7.12.18

I Was a Mob Enforcer and Somehow Got Out Alive

"It started out popping a few heads. Then you moved onto the heavy stuff."

7.10.18

Inmates Explain the Bloody Process of Joining a Prison Gang

"I pulled the shiv down his back twice and left a big cross that pissed blood everywhere."

5.14.18

How I Stayed Out of a Gang When My Dad Was Arrested

Selling drugs seemed like such an easy way to help your family with money. But I was small for my age and feared getting "jumped" as part of gang initiations.

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4.19.18

The Inside Story of Sex Money Murder, NYC's Most Brutally Violent Drug Gang

The set was headed by "Pistol Pete" Rollock, who remains a sort of twisted deity in American crime lore.

2.8.18

Meeting the Armed Bandits of Madagascar

Photographer James Patrick spent a day with the masalo, a gang of cattle rustlers who uses force to get what they want.

1.12.18

There Is a Way to Tackle London's Knife Crime Problem

Eighty people were stabbed to death last year, with four more deadly attacks on New Year's Eve. But there is an answer.

11.17.17

What It's Like to Go Through a Gang Initiation

VICE followed a young prospect in Brooklyn looking to join the Crips to see what it takes to make it in.

9.20.17

The Bizarre World of Ireland's Celebrity 'Gangsters'

Red-tops on the Emerald Isle treat underworld figures the same way 'Grazia' treats Alexa Chung and Rita Ora

8.8.17

Police Brutality and Deportation Won’t Stop the Deadly MS-13 Gang

We talked to local cops and community activists about Trump's favourite target: a murderous gang comprised partly of immigrants he does not understand.

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