The Atlantic Drive Compton Crips (ADCC), also known as the Atlantic Drive Crips or A-Drive Crips are primarily an African-American street gang located in the Southeast area in Compton, California. Their neighborhood stretches from Atlantic Drive to Caldwell Avenue, between White Ave and west of the 710 (Long Beach) Freeway.
The Alondra Apartments is home to many members of the Atlantic Drive Compton Crips, which sits directly on Alondra Blvd, between White Ave and Butler Ave. Members of the Atlantic Drive Crips are known to sport Oakland Athletics (A’s) Caps with powder blue handkerchiefs to signifly their affiation with the A-Drive Crips
BG Scarface and G Bone, former rappers from Bloods & Crips (rap group) and Nationwide Rip Ridaz (rap group) were both affiliated with the Atlantic Drive Crips. However, BG Scarface died in Spokane, Washington, on 2 October 2012. BG Scarface and G Bone both appeared in “Nationwide Rip Ridaz” and “Wish You Was Here” music videos.
Rivals & Rivals
The Atlantic Drive Crips are allies of the South Side Compton Crips, Ward Lane Compton Crips and the Nutty Blocc Compton Crips. In the past, the alliance between the Atlantic Drive Crips and the South Side Crips was known as “South Side Atlantic Drive” or “South Atlantic” Crips.
Former allies of the Atlantic Drive Crips were the Kelly Park Compton Crips and the Neighborhood Hood Compton Crips. They have been at war with the Santana Blocc Compton Crips, since the 1980s. The two gangs were once close allies but became enemies over a drug deal..