Bloods

Interviews

LA's OGs Have Some Words for Celebrities Saying They're Bloods

On their song "Not For Sale," Big WY and Jay Worthy question celebrities who want to buy gang credibility.
Poly Rob and Andy Capper
3.15.17
Stuff

Atlanta Gunrunners Explain How They Get Weapons to New York Gangs

'Black Market' host Michael K. Williams discusses the violent implications this underground economy has, and why the dealers feel like they have no viable alternative.
VICE Staff
7.18.16
VICE Canada Reports

Watch: Does the Gang Involved in the Rob Ford Crack Scandal Actually Exist?

VICE looks into Toronto's Dixon City Bloods to find out if the group is a media fabrication, a violent menace, or something in-between.
VICE Staff
5.25.16
daily vice

We Explore the Stories Shaping Compton's Music Scene on Today's 'Daily VICE'

The team behind the VICELAND series 'Noisey Bompton' ​takes us behind the scenes of their new show and talks about what it was like to work with Kendrick Lamar.
VICE Staff
3.11.16
murder

Aaron Hernandez Might Have Joined A Violence Gang

"Lifetime Loyalty" for a lifetime prison sentence.
Aaron Gordon
12.24.15
News

Is #100Days100Nights Just a Threatening Hashtag or a Full-Blown LA Gang War?

A spate of shootings in South LA since the emergence of the social media slogan—which refers to alleged plans by rival gangs to see who can rack up 100 kills first—has residents on edge.
Seth Ferranti
7.31.15
Stuff

​A New Generation Black Panther Talks About Baltimore and Black America

We spoke with General T.A.C.O. (which stands for "Taking All Capitalists Out") about Freddie Gray, gang truces, and the Black Lives Matter movement.
Bill Kilby
5.11.15
baltimore

State of Emergency - Baltimore, Maryland (Dispatch 3)

VICE News spoke with Baltimore residents following the State's Attorney’s announcement that Freddie Gray’s death was a homicide.
VICE News
5.3.15
News

Suge Knight Went to the Hospital After Finding Out He's Going on Trial for Murder

The 90s hip-hop scion's lawyer claims he was temporarily blind when he ran over two men in a parking lot, and the surviving victim says he can't remember what happened.
Mike Pearl
4.16.15
News

How an Anti-Gang Program in Harlem Went Wrong

Depending on who you ask, Shawanna Vaughn has become either a whistleblower or a snitch after raising the alarm about a celebrated violence reduction program.
Simone Weichselbaum
4.3.15
News

Is Portland's Gang Problem Getting Worse?

The cops may not be at war with Portland gangs, but there is some kind of war going on.
Santi Elijah Holley
3.23.15
News

Why Does the NYPD Think Dance Teams Are Street Gangs?

New York City cops are lumping dance crews together with actual street gangs, and experts say this assumption is dangerously misguided.
Sonja Sharp
2.19.15
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