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    Gang crime research

    Discussion in 'Research' started by g_man526, Aug 4, 2014.

    Hey everyone, so I'm writing a sci-fi/fantasy story based on a dream, and part of it involves a character being stuck in L.A. during either the 1970s or 1990s. The part of my dream that involved this "scene" obviously was influenced by Pulp Fiction, so I was wondering what sorts of source material I should look at to get a feel for the sort of crime environment Quentin Tarantino was focused on. What fact OR fiction might have formed the basis for the world he created there?
     
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    If you're looking for specific gang crimes I would stick to bloods and crips. Both of those were started in L.A. (assuming you mean Los Angeles). Bloods started in 1972 and Crips started in 1969.
     

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