COMPTON, CA (South Central) is known as the gang capital of the nation. This was the birthplace of notorious gangs known worldwide such as the Crips, Bloods/Pirus/Damus, MS-13, and Surenos. Cops are afraid to roll through the streets of Compton since many pigs have been taken out.

Compton is known to locals at the CPT.
"Nigga, Stanley Tookie Williams (Rest in Pieces) came up outta this set! Compton fo' life!"
by South Central Rydah March 14, 2006
a small city South of Los Angeles, California. (South Central). Compton is Gang Capital of America. Home of the violent street gangs Crips and Bloods/Pirus. This city is drug infested, heavy crimes, drug dealers, gangstas, pimps and prostitutes. Compton is so violent and corrupt the police gave up on Compton and let it rot, also due to the police are scared because Compton started the "Fuck Da Police" movement and police has been getting killed like it aint nothing. There is no active police department in Compton, so you're fucked if you go there and get in trouble. Wear the wrong colors and the crips and bloods gonna kill your bitch ass. A very poor, very violent city. You're pretty much fucked up if you live there. Pure notorious ghetto, known as CPT.
The most dangerousw hood in america is COMPTON!!!!
by Ca$he$ August 09, 2006
A place that isn't actually that bad, although it has bad areas it's definitely NOT the most dangerous place. My friend lives in Compton, and theres not even that many black people anymore it's mostly just Mexicans.

It's an over-hyped city since it's not actually so dangerous, now Watts is a different story.
I went to Compton to go to my friend's house.
by Not Compton July 06, 2006
When something happends in south central los angeles,
nothing happends, its ust another nigger dead..dead..dead
Guy: Yo mayne ima fuk you up
Guy2: but im from compton
Guy: Oh, algood then
by Kezza99 November 03, 2007
Bad place enriched by drug dealers, pimps, prostitutes and gangs. Some of the best rappers of all time have arisen out of this mess.

See the ghetto
We be dem gangstas, this be CPT (compton) and u talkin' bout dem gangstas, thats right, when we go drivin' by, u be seein' us gangstas...
by Hawke July 03, 2006
A lovely village in Hampshire, England.
My Grandmother lives in Compton.
by Esinsiefil October 05, 2009
A fairly small city outside of L.A.. Though not extremely large in population, the entire population that lives in Compton will not think twice about shooting any random nigga that walks by. If, somehow, your life has sunk to the point where you now live in compton, you have officially hit rock bottom. Known only for it's blood soaked ghettos, violent gangs, and daily drug deals, I am officially declaring Compton the NUMER ONE MOST DANGEROUS GHETTO IN AMERICA!
Compton is the only ghetto where a man can kill 4 people in a day, steal some babies, sell a whole bunch of Angel Dust, and still not make the news.
by Zuke July 13, 2006

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