Compton Varrio 155 (CV155) also known as South Side Compton Varrio 155 or La Cinco. They are mainly a Mexican-American street gang located on the West Side of Compton California. They originated around 155th Street, between 154th Street and 156th Street, from Central Ave to Tajauta Ave. They have been active for over forty years in the city of Compton.
The Compton Varrio 155 are mostly known for committing racial motivated hate crimes against African-American families, who move into their territory. Similar attacks have taken place in Harbor Gateway, Highland Park, Pacoima, San Bernardino, Canoga Park and Wilmington, among other places.
Allies And Rivals
Their main rivals are the Compton Varrio Tortilla Flats and the Compton Varrio 70’s as well as the Compton Varrio Alondra 13. Their main rival black gangs are the 151 Original Block Piru and the Campanella Park Piru along with the Park Village Compton Crips.