West Side Pirus

West Side Pirus

One of the oldest gangs in Los Angeles, the West Side Pirus are one of the original bloods gangs.

The West Side Pirus are another Blood gang in Compton, California that is made up of mainly African American members.

First established by Benson Owens who lived on Piru Street in the 70’s.


Their turf is centered around Central Ave, between Rosecrans and El Segundo Blvd.

Centennial High School would also be considered part of the West Side Piru’s turf. Along with the WSP’s other Blood and Piru Gangs went there, including the Fruit Town Piru, Village Town Piru, Bounty Hunter Bloods and many others.


The West Side Pirus’ notoriety comes from being one of the first actual Blood Gangs.


The West Side Pirus are made up of a number of different cliques, 134th Street, 135th Street, 142nd Street. They also have a clique in Carson, California. The Carson clique is made up of Polynesian/Samoan.


Carson West Side Pirus

Cabbage Patch Piru

Compton Pirus

135 Pirus

151 Pirus

145 Pirus

Campanella Park Piru

Fruit Town Piru

Mob Piru

Lueders Park Piru

Lime Hood Piru

Holly Hood Piru

Tree Top Piru


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Tragniew Park Compton Crips

Carver Park Compton Crips

Park Village Compton Crips

Nutty Blocc Compton Crips

Front Hood Compton Crips

Compton Varrio Tortilla Flats

Compton Varrio 155

Compton Varrio Lokos

Compton Arrio Largo 36