Professor is accused of being a biker-gang leader and drug dealer

 Outlaw Biker  Comments Off on Professor is accused of being a biker-gang leader and drug dealer
Sep 042011
 

I found this article to be interesting.  I happened upon it right after a faculty meeting while prepping my lectures for class.  I had to get out of work early because I had to run to my secret lab before the club meeting later that night, so I let it sit on the back burner until now….

 

no, not really…

 

Seriously though.  Found this, thought it was interesting…

 

There is actually a fairly rich history of educators who are involved with the motorcycle club culture… and no… they are NOT GANGS and NO they are not centered around illegal activities… ask any patch holder and they will tell you… “Some members of some clubs may do things that could get them into trouble… but that is not what the club is about.”

On Ratemyprofessors.com, a website that allows college students to rate their instructors, Stephen Kinzey ranks quite high, with a 4.3 out of five (I happen to rate at 4.8, but we are not here for a pissing contest… lol) music for free on mobile.  Many students’ ratings emphasize how helpful the 43-year-old was when they needed help with studying or homework.

Sounds like a few professors I know…

 

 

 

Stephen J. Kinzey, who teaches kinesiology at Cal State San Bernardino, is being sought by authorities after they raided his Highland home and arrested nine alleged accomplices in a methamphetamine ring apps for the sake of niet apple.

 

 Some of the items recovered in the raid of the Highland home of Cal State San Bernardino professor Stephen J. Kenzey are displayed at a news conference. Authorities seized more than a pound of methamphetamine as well as rifles, handguns and biker paraphernalia birthday songs funny free. (Phil Willon / Los Angeles Times)

 

By Phil Willon, Los Angeles Times

September 2, 2011

 

A Cal State San Bernardino professor who chaired academic committees, tweeted his concerns about child obesity and lived quietly in a well-trimmed Highland neighborhood stands accused of living a shadow life of a heavily armed biker-gang member and drug dealer.

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department on Thursday said Stephen J. Kinzey, a 43-year-old kinesiology professor, allegedly led a local chapter of the Devils Diciples Outlaw motorcycle gang and a methamphetamine drug operation that brought in tens of thousands of dollars Downloading is illegal.

Authorities arrested nine suspected mid- and street-level dealers involved in the drug ring shortly after raiding Kinzey’s home, where they allegedly found more than a pound of methamphetamine, rifles, handguns, body armor, leather biker vests and other biker paraphernalia.

Kinzey remains a fugitive and is considered armed and dangerous, officials said.

During the Aug. 26 raid, detectives arrested Kinzey’s live-in girlfriend, Holly V windows server 2016 updates nur herunterladen. Robinson, 33, a 2005 Cal State San Bernardino graduate, on suspicion of distributing methamphetamine. She is accused of being Kinzey’s “business partner” in the drug operation and has been released on bail.

Police also found an undisclosed amount of cash at the couple’s house and said all the guns recovered were unregistered.

“To have an associate professor who is a member of the Devils Diciples and allegedly dealing methamphetamine is quite alarming red dead redemption 2 fehler beim herunterladen. I mean, it’s unusual to say the least,” Sheriff Rod Hoops said at a news conference in San Bernardino.

Lead Detective Jason Rosenbaum said the joint Sheriff’s Department-FBI investigation began with a drug bust in the San Bernardino area six months ago and quickly led to Kinzey.

The drugs were allegedly sold through a network of dealers in San Bernardino, Highland, Redlands and Mentone. The investigation into the possible sale of drugs on the college campus is continuing, Rosenbaum said screenpresso herunterladen.

Cal State San Bernardino President Albert K. Karnig pledged the university’s full cooperation.

“Our university Police Department and the entire campus community, as relevant, will work as closely as possible with the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department to assist with the investigation to help assure that all the facts are accurate,” Karnig said in a statement. “If the allegations are indeed true, this is beyond disappointing.”

Deputy Dist. Atty. Steven D. Sanchez said two lawyers contacted by Kinzey had called his office, saying the professor wanted to know what the bail amount would be if he turned himself in download profile pictures for free. No bail amount has been set because Kinzey is a fugitive, Sanchez said. As of Thursday evening, Kinzey remained at large.

Kinzey, who has taught at Cal State San Bernardino for 10 years, has a doctorate degree from the University of Toledo in Ohio, a master’s degree from Indiana State University and a bachelor’s degree from Wayne State University in Detroit.

His father, Hank Kinzey of Rochester Hills, Mich., said he was “sick to my stomach” after learning about the allegations against his son from a newspaper reporter Thursday afternoon twain treiber kostenlos downloaden.

“My son is a Christian. He’s a good father of a good little girl,” the elder Kinzey said. “My son doesn’t drink. My son doesn’t smoke. I don’t get it. He’s a PhD.”

Hank Kinzey said he went on a motorcycle ride with his son just a month ago in Michigan and admitted having some concerns when his son told him years ago that he had joined a “motorcycle club.”

“I was surprised that he joined that club lifestyle, but he always kept it away from work,” Hank Kinzey said fnaf world download for free.

Stephen Kinzey has a 15-year-old daughter from a previous marriage and never got into trouble growing up, his father said.

Besides allegedly being president of the mountain chapter of the Devils Diciples motorcycle club, county records show that Kinzey organized the San Bernardino-based Saxon Motorcycle Club in 2006. An article posted on the national website of the Boozefighters Motorcycle Club — whose members were immortalized by the 1953 movie “The Wild One” starring Marlon Brando — described how Kinzey revived the Los Angeles area chapter of the Boozefighters club. Kinzey is referred to as “Skinz.”

Kinzey’s neighbors in the upscale East Highlands Ranch community said the professor and his girlfriend were reserved and friendly, although occasionally their driveway would be filled with friends who rode over on their Harley-Davidson motorcycles. Still, the couple never had loud parties or fired up their bikes late at night.

“It turns our stomach,” one neighbor, who did not want to be identified, said after hearing the news. “And here I thought our neighborhood was so lovingly boring.”

Kinzey and Robinson’s two-story, clay-tile-roof home was immaculate, with blooming flowers out front and towering palms on either side. A sticker from a Redlands gun shop was plastered on the front door. It read: “Gun control should be hitting what you aim at.”

Cop Busted… Rape Case Against Teacher

 ArtBiker's Thoughts, Outlaw Biker  Comments Off on Cop Busted… Rape Case Against Teacher
Aug 232011
 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwsRfEGoHXA

 

Can you frickin believe that Pena actually said, “They’re trying to make an example out of me.”

 

Serious?? herunterladen?  It’s not like you got busted J-Walking and you are being made an example of…

 

 

 

 

The off-duty police officer accused of forcing a teacher into an alley and raping her at gunpoint fears the Manhattan District Attorney’s office will pursue his case with a vengeance because two police officers were acquitted of rape in a high-profile case this spring android handy bilder downloaden.

Michael Pena, 27, is being held at Rikers on $1 million bond after he allegedly grabbed the 25-year-old woman off the street and assaulted her as she walked to work Friday in Manhattan icloud download android.

“The DA is arresting cops, indicting cops,” Pena told the Daily News in his first jailhouse interview download music at low cost. “They’re trying to make an example out of me.”

Pena did not comment specifically on the charges against him, telling the paper his lawyer advised him not to discuss the case download acrobat reader for free.

He was arraigned Saturday on charges of first-degree rape, forcible rape and predatory sexual assault.

Police said Pena, who was intoxicated, approached the woman as she was walking near Park Terrace West in Inwood and asked for directions to the No sim city 5 for free in full version german. 1 train.

He then showed her his gun in his waistband, put his arm around her, saying “you are coming with me,”  and took her to an alley, police said herunterladen.

In their courtroom account of the alleged rape, prosecutors said Pena ushered the woman behind a building on Park Terrace West. A resident inside the building told police she looked out the window and saw the defendant violating the woman videos aus fben. The resident called 911.

After two 911 calls, police arrived to find Pena with his pants still down.

Pena told the News he had a “picture perfect” record and had never been in trouble before this incident Download clean master for free.

His lawyer, Juan Campos, portrayed him in court as a family man who recently moved in with his fiancee. Campos suggested that if the rape allegations are true, “they could be the product of something that can’t be explained.”

Though Pena would not speak specifically about the incident, he told the News, “Eventually the truth will come out gameboy advance spiele download kostenlos deutsch. Everything’s not black and white. There are shades of gray.”

The May rape acquittal of former police officers Kenneth Moreno and Franklin Mata, who were sentenced this month to a year and two months, respectively, in prison for official misconduct, marked a big loss for the district attorney’s office.

Compounding that loss, the district attorney’s office may drop sexual assault charges against former International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn this week.

Hells Angels and Mongols Clash in Sturgis 2011

 Biker News, Biker TV, Motorcycle Club, Motorcycle Rally, Outlaw Biker, Uncategorized  Comments Off on Hells Angels and Mongols Clash in Sturgis 2011
Aug 152011
 

Well, for those of you who were there, ya probably already know all about it… for those that couldn’t make this year’s Sturgis Rally, you still probably know about it… Seems like the Hells Angels and the Mongols got into it a little bit last Wednesday night just off Main Street, in front of the Angel’s Clubhouse (Pee-Wee’s Shop).  One member from each club went to the hospital with stab wounds, and both have been released herunterladen.

Two Hells Angels are in custody and face assault charges after a biker fight in downtown Sturgis.  Mark Allen Duclos, 48, is charged with aggravated assault, and George James Caruso, 57, is charged with simple assault Download youtube video for whatsapp.

This will certainly go down as one of the better known clashes between clubs in the states… There are of course the instances in Laughlin, the shooting in Custer State Park, and the recent activity in Arizona.  You can read about most of these things in my blog if you wanna keep up herunterladen symbol.

We also have a few links to a video someone shot from One Eyed Jack’s Saloon.  The first part is the most interesting (and easy to watch)… then the sun goes down and it becomes hard to see apps ohne google konto herunterladen.

 

L&R,

 

ArtBiker

 

 

 

Holy Drug Lords Batman!

 Outlaw Biker  Comments Off on Holy Drug Lords Batman!
Aug 032011
 

I just found this story from the Galveston news…

 

Wow.

 

 

Jogger finds 25 bricks of cocaine on Galveston beach

By HARVEY RICE HOUSTON CHRONICLE

Aug lootboy for free. 3, 2011, 10:33AM

Read more: http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/headline/metro/7681613.html#ixzz1TzqRhcRD

GALVESTON — A jogger on Galveston Island discovered a bag in the surf Tuesday containing 25 bricks of cocaine with an estimated street value of $2 million you can download music from amazon music unlimited.

The jogger, whose name police are withholding, discovered the bag about 9:30 a.m. near Indian Beach, police spokesman Cpt. Jeff Heyse said android 6.0.

He lugged the heavy bag to his residence and slashed it open to find 25 bricks of cocaine, each weighing 1 kilogram or 2.2 pounds, bundled in plastic wrap and rubber, Heyse said free youtube to mp3 converter ist dasen von musik legal.

Recognizing the packages as cocaine from television programs, the jogger phoned police, Heyse said. The bricks tested positive for cocaine, he said modern warfare herunterladen ps4.

The wholesale value of each brick is about $675,000, he said.

Heyse speculated that the cocaine could have been dumped overboard by drug runners at the approach of a U.S download minecraft skyblock. Coast Guard vessel or may have been intentionally allowed to drift into the beach for a pickup.

He said the drugs would be sent to a Federal Bureau of Investigation lab herunterladen. The lab would be able to determine the country of origin, but it would be nearly impossible to find out who tossed it overboard.

“We’ll never know, unless a body washes up behind it,” Heyse said telekom mail herunterladen.

Read more: http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/headline/metro/7681613.html#ixzz1Tzq6iT22

Jun 172011
 

The following is a re-print from How Stuff Works (by the Discovery Channel).  I have not changed it except for a couple minor grammatical errors and taking the “G” word out by replacing the last letters with x’s.  I will not comment as to the validity or whether or not I agree with either the list or its order… but it is an interesting read for many and I know I always read this stuff when I find it… so here ya go.

 

L&R,

 

ArtBiker

 

 

10 Notorious Motorcycle Gangs

by Matt Sailor

 

Outlaw motorcycle gxxxs (OMGs) got their start in the 1940s and ’50s as spinoffs of more mainstream motorcycle clubs. After World War II, motorcycling began to spread in popularity as a hobby. Veterans settling into lives in the suburbs working average jobs wanted to get a taste of the more adrenaline-charged life they’d lived overseas. Riding along the country’s highways with friends — partying and often drinking — was a perfect way to do that [source: Dulaney].

The outlaw groups began to develop after a 1947 bike rally in Hollister, Calif., that erupted into a riot. According to reports, drunken bikers rode through town (even in and out of buildings and restaurants) causing trouble and destroying property [source: Thompson]. Journalists and historians have since claimed that Hollister was not the all-out chaos portrayed in the media. Still, during a widespread public outcry over Hollister, and the danger of motorcycle clubs, the American Motorcycle Association released a statement aimed at calming the public. Ninety-nine percent of motorcycle clubs were law-abiding, fun-loving citizens, the AMA said. It was the other 1 percent that caused all the trouble and got all the attention [source: Serwer] posterxxl software herunterladen.

Over the years, as certain clubs began to drift toward illegal activity, they claimed the moniker “1 percenter” as a badge of honor. Even today, most of these “outlaw motorcycle gxxxs” maintain that they aren’t criminal organizations. For example, famous Hells Angels founder “Sonny” Barger claims that while some Angels may deal drugs or commit acts of violence; the organization itself doesn’t endorse those activities [source: Serwer]. Still, law enforcement agencies from the U.S. and Canada to even Australia and Europe see the OMGs as a serious threat. The FBI considers the gxxxs organized crime syndicates whose drug dealing and turf wars put rival gxxxs and the public in danger.

Read on to find out which motorcycle gxxxs are among the most dangerous and notorious.

 

10: Finks

America may be the home of the rugged, leather-clad biker image. But Australia, with its wide-open country and endless lengths of highway, has become a perfect place for outlaw motorcycle gxxxs to set up camp. On top of local chapters of gxxxs like the Outlaws and the Hells Angels, there are several Australian-based OMGs, including the Rebels and the infamous Finks.

Formed in Adelaide, Australia in the 1960s, the Finks were at the center of an all-out war with Australian police during the late 2000s. Like many other biker clubs, Finks’ leaders claim the group is misunderstood, and that they are just a group of guys who sometimes end up in trouble with the law [source: Guilliatt]. Even the colors they wear on their riding jackets aren’t your typical OMG logos. Instead of the usual threatening images of flaming skulls or scowling demons, the Finks’ colors depict a tipsy-looking court jester with a silly grin spotify auf mac herunterladen.

But the Aussie government doesn’t buy the Finks as a gxxx of fun-loving trouble makers. Finks members have been charged with crimes like drug trafficking, violent assaults and even planning a hit on a police officer [source: ABC Adelaide]. The government of the province of South Australia went so far as to name the Finks the province’s No. 1 criminal threat in 2009 [source: The Gold Coast Bulletin].

 

9: Mongols

Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

“Machine Gun Preacher” Sam Childers and Big Al Aceves, founder of the Mongols, are now reformed from the motorcycle gxxx lifestyle.

It might be named after Genghis Khan’s mighty empire, but the Mongols, formed in the late 1960s in East L.A., is a relatively small club. It has 70 chapters in the United States, and 800 members, most of whom are California-local [source: National Gxxx Intelligence Center]. But, while it may not be one of the Big Four outlaw motorcycle gxxxs — the four largest and most powerful biker gxxxs, as identified by United States law enforcement agencies — the Mongols has made up for its lack of size with violence and ferocity. (Keep reading the list to find out whom the Big Four are.) Despite being only a quarter of the size, the Mongols successfully wrested control of Southern California from its rivals, the Hells Angels, in the 1980s, after a protracted gxxx war. The Hells Angels still hasn’t taken back the territory [source: National Gxxx Intelligence Center] Download itunes purchased titles. The Mongols’ success in controlling the turf is due largely to their alliance with L.A.’s Hispanic street gxxxs. That alliance has also resulted in the Mongols engaging in racially motivated violence against African-American gxxx members, and even black civilians not affiliated with any type of gxxx. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms consider the Mongols the single “most violent and dangerous OMG” [source: National Gxxx Intelligence Center]. In 2008, 61 of the gxxx’s members were indicted in a huge bust, for charges including drug trafficking, racketeering and murder in L.A., Las Vegas and other parts of the Southwest [source: Goldman].

 

8: Black Pistons Motorcycle Club

One of the youngest OMGs to make this list, the Black Pistons Motorcycle Club was just established in 2002. In that short time, the Black Pistons has grown quickly. It not only has 70 chapters in 20 states, but also upwards of 200 members [source: U.S. Office of the Attorney General]. The club also operates in Canada and several European countries, including Germany, the U.K. and Belgium. The Pistons are the official support club for the Outlaws Motorcycle Club, one of the world’s largest 1 percenter gxxxs. In other words, the BPMC are the enforcers for the Outlaws, doing the dirty work that the parent club doesn’t want to be associated with. Black Pistons are tasked with dealing drugs and assaulting the Outlaws’ enemies [source: U.S. Office of the Attorney General]. The explosive growth of Black Pistons chapters has led to outbreaks of violence and tension with rival gxxxs. During the summer of 2002, for example, a new Pistons chapter in Portland, Maine attracted contingents from several local gxxxs to the city adobe acrobat herunterladen kostenlos chip#. Police worked overtime to tamp down a potential turf war from erupting [source: Hench].

 

7: Sons of Silence Motorcycle Club

Based out of Colorado, and controlling much of the Southwest and Rocky Mountain States, the Sons of Silence Motorcycle Club boasts 30 chapters across the United States and five splinter clubs in Germany. Altogether, the SOSMC is 275 members strong [source: National Gxxx Intelligence Center]. Founded in the town of Niwot, Colo. in the 1960s, the Sons of Silence have been engaged in a long turf war with rivals like the Outlaws since the beginning [source: Abbott]. The Sons are one of the few 1 percenter clubs to be allied with the Hells Angels, which means they have a lot of enemies for a relatively smaller club [source: Serwer]. They make up for the disadvantage in fire power. In 1999, a huge multi-state raid of Sons of Silence clubhouses in Kansas, Colorado and Arizona uncovered enough weapons to run a small army. Among the confiscated ordnance were dozens of machine guns, pipe bombs and even hand grenades [source: Abbott]. The club knows how to intimidate. Their motto, incorrectly translated into Latin in their colors, is “Until Death Separates Us” [source: Serwer] t-online mail.

 

6: Vagos Motorcycle Club

With around 300 members and 24 chapters, the Vagos Motorcycle Club is one of the most formidable gxxxs on the West Coast of the United States [source: U.S. Office of the Attorney General]. Wearing the symbol of the Norse god of mischief, Loki, Vagos have been engaged in a long, bloody turf war with the Hells Angels members in California [source: McDonald]. They also have operations in Hawaii, and along the U.S.-Mexico border. According to U.S. law enforcement, Vagos MC works with chapters in Mexico to smuggle drugs back and forth to the United States [source: U.S. Office of the Attorney General].

Like most of the other 1 percenter clubs, Vagos was founded in the 1960s [source: Dulaney]. The gxxx has become increasingly violent in later years, though. In 2009, a former president of the club’s San Bernadino, Calif. chapter was put on trial for murder after allegedly ordering club members to drive a man to the dessert and kill him. The reason? The two men disagreed over the price of a bike [source: Cruz]. In another crime, a Vagos member broke into a home, stole the homeowner’s money and some drugs, and then shot him in the head [source: Cruz].

 

5: The Pagan’s

The Pagan’s, founded in Maryland in 1959, is one of the Big Four outlaw motorcycle clubs spiele kostenlos kostenlose spiele herunterladen. The Pagan’s is much smaller than the other Big Four clubs; with only about 200 to 250 members spread over 41 chapters [source: U.S. Office of the Attorney General]. Their turf is mainly centered on the Mid-Atlantic region in the United States, especially Pennsylvania. While they may not be as big as rival gxxxs, the Pagan’s are considered extremely dangerous by both the FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms. Among other reasons, the gxxx has close ties to other organized crime enterprises, including the Italian mafia and the Aryan Brotherhood, a powerful prison gxxx that has declared war on non-white races [source: Barker].

On top of dealing drugs like meth, cocaine and PCP, Pagan members have been tied to arsons, assaults, bombings and murders. They have also been known to illegally purchase and stockpile machine guns. Just to be initiated into the group, members first need to steal motorcycles to prove they’re worthy [source: Peirce]. In the early 2000s, Pagan’s chapter leader Pete Overly was convicted of assault for attacking a couple in which he shocked them both with a taser, broke the woman’s foot with his steel-toed boot and bludgeoned the man with a steel baton — all over an argument about bike parts [source: Peirce].

 

4: Bandidos Motorcycle Club

David McNew/Getty Images

U.S. law enforcement considers the Bandidos MC one of the Big Four.

In terms of membership alone, the Bandidos Motorcycle Club is one of the largest outlaw motorcycle gxxxs after passion film. The group has risen to a total of 2,000 members since it was started in 1966 [source: National Gxxx Intelligence Center]. Add to that a number of puppet clubs or “duck clubs” that do the Bandidos bidding and take the heat for some of their illegal activity, and you have a huge organization. The gxxx is powerful enough, with chapters in 16 states and at least 14 countries, that U.S. law enforcement officials have labeled it one of the Big Four OMGs [source: National Gxxx Intelligence Center].

The Bandidos name and logo come from the Frito Bandito, the mascot for the popular brand of corn chips [source: O’Hare]. But don’t let that whimsical association fool you. Based out of Texas and controlling turf across much of the Southwest, the Bandidos are heavily involved in cross-border drug trafficking [source: National Gxxx Intelligence Center]. They also have been involved in violent turf wars all over the world. This fierce warfare with rival gxxxs has led to bombings via grenade in Norway, arson in Brisbane, Australia, and multiple shootings in Canada [source: Skelton]

 

3: Outlaws Motorcycle Club

They may not be as famous as their rivals, the Hells Angels, but the Outlaws Motorcycle Club (aka the American Outlaws Association or Outlaws Nation) has exclusive bragging rights to at least one honor. They can genuinely call themselves the first outlaw motorcycle club, started in 1936 as the McCook Outlaws in Cook County, Ill. Later, they took inspiration from the 1953 Marlon Brando movie “The Wild One,” even borrowing their colors from the design on Brando’s leather jacket [source: Dulaney] süße katzenbilder kostenlos downloaden. Ironically, that film was based on the Hollister riot that got many of the outlaw clubs started. The club is still one of the largest today, with 1,700 members in 176 chapters in 13 countries [source: National Gxxx Intelligence Center].

Today, the Outlaws are considered one of the Big Four and control the Great Lakes region of the United States. Much of their violent activity is the result of their ongoing feud with Hells Angels. To fund their operations, the Outlaws cook and sell crystal meth and deal other drugs like cocaine and MDMA, better known as ecstasy. They have a heavy presence in Canada, where they fight opposing gxxxs for control of the cross-border drug trade. Among other crimes, the Outlaws have been tried in the United States for (but not always convicted of) arson, murder, kidnapping, explosives, robbery and even running prostitution rings [source: National Gxxx Intelligence Center]. In Australia, the Outlaws have been charged with crimes such as assaulting police officers, attempted murder and planting bombs in rival gxxx members’ cars [source: Barker].

 

2: Warlocks

Even in the criminal underground of outlaw motorcycle gxxxs, the Warlocks, an OMG active in Pennsylvania and Florida, have a bad reputation. Other clubs like the Pagan’s see themselves as too upstanding and respectable to associate with the Warlocks, who are seen as “low lives” by many other gxxxs [source: McGarvey]. So what kind of activities do bikers get involved in when even their fellow bikers don’t respect them? Wearing the image of a harpy, a winged monster from Greek mythology, as their emblem, the Warlocks have been involved in dealing drugs and violence crime since they were founded in the late ’60s duo formulierenen.

One example of a Warlock’s violent streak is the 1988 kidnapping of a rival biker gxxx leader. Retaliating for an attack by The Breed Motorcycle Club on Warlocks members who were drinking at a Pennsylvania bar, fellow Warlocks kidnapped Breed chapter leader Craig “Coyote” Gudkneckt, tied him up and beat him repeatedly with the butt of a handgun. The offending Warlocks went to jail once “Coyote” reported the beating to the police [source: McGarvey]. In 1995, a Warlock known as “Mudman” was convicted of murdering a cop after being pulled over, worried that he would be taken back to prison for violating parole [source: Graham]. “Mudman” died in a prison brawl a few years later [sources: Knipe Brown].

 

1: Hells Angels

 

AsiaPac/Getty Images

The Hells Angels Motorcycle Club is the most well known and notorious of the outlaw motorcycle gxxxs.

Even if it’s not the most dangerous, or the oldest, the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club is the most well known and notorious of the outlaw motorcycle gxxxs. The name has become synonymous with the word “biker.” They still get the most press, too. A 2009 study that surveyed coverage of OMGs in international newspapers found coverage of 51 different alleged crimes perpetrated by the Angels between 1980 and 2005 [source: Barker]. The Hells Angels have almost 2,500 members worldwide, spread out across 250 chapters, 26 countries and six continents [source: National Gxxx Intelligence Center] folge auf netflixen.

Today, the Angels are considered one of the Big Four OMGs by the FBI because of their involvement in dealing drugs, trafficking weapons and violent crimes. The gxxx is involved in bloody turf wars, like a battle with the Mongols for control of California, and a bloody war with several rival gxxxs in Quebec. One Canadian Angel confessed to murdering 43 people in the 1970s and ’80s [source: Serwer]. In 1985, when Canadian Angels decided one of their chapters wasn’t worthy of the name Hells Angels, they killed six of the members and dumped their bodies in the St. Lawrence River [source: Serwer].

The gxxx has been around since almost the beginning of 1 percenter clubs. Members of some of the clubs involved in the infamous Hollister incident of 1947 went on to form the Hells Angels a year later in San Bernadino, Calif. The gxxx quickly rose to fame as books like Hunter S. Thompson’s “Hell’s Angels: A Strange and Terrible Saga,” and exploitation films of the ’60s based on the Angels turned them into countercultural heroes [source: Dulaney]. That reputation was destroyed after the infamous Altamont Music Festival organized by The Rolling Stones in Northern California. A Hells Angel who claimed to be working as paid security for the Stones stabbed a woman in the crowd to death. That biker was acquitted of the murder, but the incident was enough to transform HAMC’s public image from rugged individuals to dangerous thugs [source: Dulaney].