What gangs are at war in BC?

But in reality, the war that involves gangs like the United Nations, the Red Scorpions, the Brothers Keepers and the Wolf Pack has extended beyond provincial boundaries. And there is evidence of increasing international links.

How many Mexican gangs are there?

Ciudad Juarez, MEXICO — Over the past 10 years, the makeup of Mexico’s criminal landscape has shifted from a handful of big cartels and some splinter groups to more than 400 gangs operating all over the country, many of them with ties to the US.

Who is the main narco in Mexico?

Benjamín Arellano Félix (Alfonso Dosal) Benjamín becomes a lead character in Narcos: Mexico in Season 2, after Félix Gallardo’s brief disappearance following Camarena’s death. Upon Félix’s arrest, Benjamín and his brother, Ramón, took control of the Tijuana plaza, forming what is now the Tijuana cartel.

What gangs are in Tijuana?

Tijuana Cartel

Areas predominantly controlled by the Tijuana Cartel shown in purple
Founded 1987
Rivals Sinaloa Cartel Los Cabos (CJNG cell in Baja California) Gulf Cartel Los Palillos (in San Diego/Chula Vista) Juárez Cartel Jalisco New Generation Cartel

Who are the brother keepers?

Who are the Brothers Keepers? CFSEU reports the Brothers Keepers first emerged in B.C.’s gang landscape in 2017 and were immediately in direct conflict with rival gangs such as the Red Scorpions, the Wolfpack, the Hells Angels, the United Nations, and numerous other individuals and groups.

Who runs the Red Scorpions?

The Red Scorpions is a gang based in British Columbia, Canada. It was originally formed in 2005 by Quang Vinh Thang Le (known as Michael Le), Konaam Shirzad, Matthew Johnston, and two other un-named young offenders.

What are Mexican gangs called?

The Mexican Mafia (Spanish: Mafia Mexicana), also known as La eMe (Spanish for “the M”), is a Mexican American criminal organization in the United States….Mexican Mafia.

Organization’s name tattooed on member’s abdomen.
Founded 1957
Rivals Black Guerrilla Family Bloods Nuestra Familia Texas Syndicate Los Zetas

What cartel is Tijuana?

The ARELLANO-Felix Organization (AFO), often referred to as the Tijuana Cartel, is one of the most powerful and aggressive drug trafficking organizations operating from Mexico; it is undeniably the most violent.

Are there Bloods in Texas?

The Bloods are a violent street gang that originated in Los Angeles in the early 1970s, with ties to People-Nation-affiliated gangs. Bloods’ gang presence in Texas has been documented since the 1980s. Multiple cities in Texas have instituted gang injunctions against the Bloods and their rivals, the Crips.