18th Street gang:
18th Street gang, also known as Calle 18 or Mara-18 in Central America, is a multi-ethnic transnational criminal organization that started as a street gang in the Rampart area of Los Angeles, California. They are considered to be the largest transnational criminal gang in Los Angeles. It is believed that they have more than 65.000 members in 120 cities. They are rivals with Bloods,MS13 and Cribs. They have brutal rules like ‘’18 seconds beating’’ by their gang fellows to show proper respect to gang.
Wah Ching is a Chinese street gang also known as “Dub C” originating in San Francisco, California during the early 1960s. Wah Ching is composed mainly of young men and control most of the criminal vices throughout the San Francisco and Los Angeles Asian American communities. Most of their operations are focused around money laundering and financial crimes.