This is Dixon: Searching for the Gang That Might Not Even Exist

VICE looks into the Dixon City Bloods—an notorious alleged gang that sprung up into Canada's consciousness during the Rob Ford crack scandal.


How an Anti-Gang Programme 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.


Why Are So Many Sex Offenders Getting Murdered in California's Prisons?

One inmate says that prison gangs and even guards team up to assault and sometimes kill sex offenders.


What is the Meaning Behind Kendrick Lamar's New Artwork?

We go hunting for clues in the artwork for Kendrick Lamar's forthcoming single ‘i’.


In Part Two of SVDDXNLY, Drake Wants to Join A$AP Mob and Rocky Remembers His Brother

We hang out with Macklemore in A$AP's tour bus, smuggle drugs across the Canadian border, and Rocky opens up about how his brother saved him from gang violence but couldn't save himself.