Santana Blocc Compton Crips
The East Side (E/S) Santana Blocc Compton Crips (aka SBCC) are a long standing and infamous African-American street gang founded on the east side of Compton, California during the late 1970's. This gang has the distinction of being one of the oldest Crip gangs to form in East Compton. They started off as the Santana Boys in 1976 that included a guy named Kim "Bullet" Tate. In 1978 Ken "Yogi" Tate and Rob Franklin organized other sets around the Oaks Park area of Compton, California and they took on the name Santana Blocc Crips. After the murder of Bullet, who was killed by a member of the Lueders Park Piru in April of 1978, they bacame one of the most active Crip gangs in Compton waging war with Lueders Park Piru and several other Piru sets in the late 1970s and early 1980s including the Elm Street Pirus, Cross Atlantic Piru, Fruit Town Pirus and the Mob Piru. This gang is believed to be one of the oldest Crip sets to form in Compton. The Santana Blocc Compton Crips are considered enemies of the Atlantic Drive Compton Crips along with the South Side Compton Crips, Original Front Hood Compton Crips, Original Swamps Compton Crips, Carver Park Compton Crips, Acacia Blocc Compton Crips, Spook Town Compton Crips, Farm Dog Compton Crips, Ward Lane Compton Crips , Duccy Hood Compton Crips, Nutty Blocc Compton Crips, Mona Park Compton Crips, Park Village Compton Crips the Compton Varrio Tortilla Flats and the Compton Varrio Largo 36. They are considered allies of the Poccet Hood Compton Crips, Palm & Oak Gangster Crips, Palmer Blocc Compton Crips and the Anzac Grape Compton Crips. The SBCC are also friendly towards the Compton Varrio Tres gang.