The 40s Gangster Crips (40GC) also known as the “4 Pacc Crips” consist of three African-American street gangs located on the East Side of South Los Angeles, California. The 40s Gangster Crips or “4 Pacc” is a reference to an alliance, between the 42 Gangster Crips and the 43 Gangster Crips as well as the 48 Gangster Crips.
The 40’s Gangster Crips are part of the Gangster Crips and falls under the Trays (3x) also known as Movin Gangs. The 42 Gangster Crips, also known as the 4-Deuce Gangster Crips or 42nd Street Crips, are the second largest of the three gangs. They originated around 42nd Street, between Vernon Ave and Martin Luther King Blvd (MLK).
The 43 Gangster Crips also known as 4-Tray Gangster Crips, are the largest of the three gangs, with a brutal reputation for violence and drive-by shootings. The 4-Tray Gangster Crips, originated around McKinley Ave, between 43rd Street and 43rd Place.
The 48 Gangster Crips (48GC) also known as the 4-Eight Gangster Crips or 48th Street Gangster Crips, are located around Central Ave, between 48th Street and 48th Place. The 48 Gangster Crips also have a small sub-clique known as the 47 Gangster Crips, which operate around 47 Street and Compton Blvd.
On December 19, 2004, a gang injunction was filed against the 40s Gangster Crips; The 42 Gangster Crips and the 43 Gangster Crips along with the 48 Gangster Crips. In an attempt to minimize criminal activity in this region of South Los Angeles, by banishing all communications between the three gangs.
The Gang injunction also included a hangout of the 40s Gangster Crips “Gilbert Lindsay Park” (Recreation Center), which is located on Avalon Blvd, between 42nd Place and San Pedro Ave, in the heart of the 4-Deuce Gangster Crips neighborhood. The gang injunction had no significant effect on the trio alliance.
Allies & Rivals
The 40s Gangster Crips aka 4 Pacc Crips, are allies of the 97 Gangster Crips and the 87 Gangster Crips as well as the East Coast Crips. The 40s Gangster Crips are known to feud with gangs under the Gangster Crips (3x) card, especially the Rollin 40s Avalon Crips and the Broadway Gangster Crips.
The 40s Gangster Crips are one of the most notorious street gangs on the East Side of South Los Angeles, California. Their alliance is similar to the alliance, between the Acacia Block Compton Crips and the Spook Town Compton Crips along with the Farm Dog Compton Crips, known as the ATF Compton Crips. The 40’s Gangster Crips also fued with the Rollin 20s Outlaw Bloods, All For Crime Bloods, Playboy Sureños 13, Hangout Boyz 13, and an large number of Hispanic Surenño’s 13 gangs.