Why do Crips say Loc?

Why do Crips say Loc?

LOC commonly used by members of the Crips stands for “Love of Crip.” The six pointed star commonly referred to as the Star of David is used by the Crips.

What crimes do Crips commit?

Crips, street gang based in Los Angeles that is involved in various illegal activities, notably drug dealing, theft, extortion, and murder. The group, which is largely African American, is traditionally associated with the color blue. The Crips gained national attention for their bitter rivalry with the Bloods.

What do Crips call themselves?

Crips traditionally refer to each other as "Cuzz", which itself is sometimes used as a moniker for Crip. "Crab" is the most disrespectful epithet to call a Crip, and can warrant fatal retaliation. Crips in prison modules in the 1970s and 1980s sometimes spoke Swahili to maintain privacy from guards and rival gangs.

What does Crip and Blood mean?

It's popularly said the name Bloods is an acronym for “Brotherly Love Overcomes Overrides and Destruction.” However, the Bloods, given their origins as a counter-Crip alliance, likely take their name from 1960s slang, blood, short for blood brother, referring to a “fellow (young) black person.”

Which celebrities are Crips?

Other famous rappers who are Crips include Nate Dogg, Warren G, and Young Jeezy....Take a look at this list to find out.

  • Snoop Dogg. Photo: Thecomeupshow / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY 2.

    What does brim mean in Bloods?

    Hat Gang

    What Crip set is Snoop Dogg in?

    Long Beach