The Lime Hood Piru (LHP) also known as Lime Hood Bompton Piru, are primarily an African-American Piru street gang, located on the East Side of Compton, California. Their neighborhood stretches from Rosecrans Ave to Compton Blvd, between Atlantic Ave to Gibson Ave. They are named after a popular residential street in their neighborhood called “Lime Street,” in the city of Compton.
They originated over three decades ago, and are still active to this present day. The Lime Hood Pirus share parts of their territory with the Compton Varrio 70s. Lime Hood Piru members often wear green article clothing, which represents “Lime” along with burgundy article clothing, which corresponds to “Piru.”
Allies And Rivals
The Lime Hood Pirus are allied with the Lueders Park Pirus, Holly Hood Pirus, and the Cross Atlantic Pirus. They are enemies of the Duccy Hood Compton Crips, Ward Lane Compton Crips, Kelly Park Compton Crips, Neighborhood Compton Crips, Atlantic Drive Compton Crips, South Side Compton Crips, Compton Varrio 70’s, Compton Varrio Chicano Gang, Compton Varrio Segundo, and the Compton Varrio Locos 13.