Into The Abyss:
A Personal Journey into the World of Street Gangs

by Mike Carlie, Ph.D.        
Michael K. Carlie
Continually updated.

~ Table of Contents ~
Home | Foreword | Preface | Orientation

What I Learned | Conclusions
End Note |
| Appendix
Site Map / Contents
| New Research

Up-To-Date Gang-Related News

The Ramparts Scandal

The Los Angeles Police Department covers many neighborhoods. Ramparts is one of them. The police station at Ramparts is also the base of operations of a gang unit known as CRASH (Community Resources Against Street Hoodlums). There used to be several CRASH units throughout the city.

To learn more about how the Ramparts CRASH gang unit crossed over the line, click on any of the following. The impact of the case has been significant and was felt in police departments throughout the nation.

Back To: When A Police Gang Unit "Crosses the Line"
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2002 Michael K. Carlie
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