LATINO PRISON GANGS: Border Brothers

The Border Brothers gang was founded in 1989 by Sergio Gonzalez-Martinez and others in Tijuana, Mexico. The Mexican gang spread into California in 1990 and began recruiting criminal illegal immigrants in barrios across San Diego, Los Angeles, Fresno and ……

Border Brothers Arizona Department of Corrections

Membership - Approximately 418 membersCommon Tattoos - A Border Brother, BB, Aztec drawing of sun with 8 large flames and 8 small flames, has an Aztec God symbol in center with BB at top.Racial make up - Mexican NationalsPrison Criminal Activity - Narcotics, Extortion, Assaults, Rioting and Gambling.STG Specific Tattoo/SymbolismWill usually be an Aztec creature's head encircled by flames ……

LATINO PRISON GANGS: Mexican Mafia - La Eme

The Mexican Mafia, also known as La Eme (Spanish for the letter M) is an American-originated mostly Mexican-American criminal organization, and is one of the oldest and most powerful prison gangs in the United States. The Mexican Mafia was formed in the late 1950s by Chicano street gang members incarcerated at the Deuel Vocational Institution, a state prison located in Tracy, California.…