May 18, 2015 · At the same time, more than 21% of the city’s population is living in poverty; about the same proportion as in 1980. Every mechanism of New York’s current economy widens these disparities. The Tomahawks Were Founded In Brooklyn, NY & At One Time Were The Biggest Black Street Gang in The Borough. They Had Vicious Wars With The Jolly Stompers & Other Brooklyn Gangs, One Of It's Presidents "Champ" Who Passed On Tried To Turn Himself Around After The Whole Street Gang Was Featured In The 70's Movie "The Education Of Sonny Carson" Which Is Where The Photos On This Site Came From. Mar 15, 1988 · Young and violent drug gangs, in brutal territorial battles and in calculated campaigns to terrorize neighborhoods, are believed to be responsible for as many as 523 slayings in upper Manhattan in ...

Oct 12, 2012 · Hell’s Kitchen got its tough reputation due to its close proximity to the Hudson River docks, where the first German and Irish immigrants found work and eventually formed gangs in the 19th century. Jan 15, 2015 · Brooklyn, NYC was once a hotbed of gang violence, with groups like the Pure Hells, Satan Souls and Screaming Phantoms carving out their turf. The borough has gotten a bit safer over the years, but many dangerous gangs are still at large. Here is the most up-to-date map of these gangs' locations ...