true crime

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.
Alex Norcia
Life Inside

My Gay Prison Gang Fights Neo-Nazis

They call us the Rainbow Warriors.
Dennis Mintun

These Cities Are Beginning to Treat Violent Crime as a Public Health Issue

The school of thought suggests that violent behavior itself is an epidemic that spreads from person to person.
Samira Shackle
true crime

I Was a Mob Enforcer and Somehow Got Out Alive

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

“They basically disappeared him”

How Trump is using a refugee agency to jail immigrant kids
Keegan Hamilton

Trump called immigrants “animals” and the White House isn’t backing down

Instead of apologizing, the White House used "animals" nine times in a press release about the MS-13 gang.
Keegan Hamilton
Life Inside

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.
VICE Video

This Program Helps Former Gang Members Remove Their Tattoos

Homeboy Industries helps over 12,000 people a year who want to leave the gang lifestyle.
VICE Staff
true crime

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.
Max Daly
mental health

Being Violent Against Others Can Also Give You PTSD

"This raises huge issues for the future mental states of many young people."
Grace Robinson
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

NYC bombing suspect said to be ISIS sympathizer, Roy Moore's wife Kayla cites Jewish lawyer to dismiss anti-Semitism charge, transgender recruits will get to enlist in military, and more.
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Inside a Gang Initiation

On today's episode of 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast,' we discuss the story of a young prospect who joined the Crips.
VICE Staff