The Crenshaw Mafia Gang (CMG), also known as the Crenshaw Mafia Gangster Bloods (CMGB) or Crenshaw Mafia Gangsters are an African-American street gang located on the West Side of Inglewood, California.

They were established in the 1970’s, named after Crenshaw Blvd, a street between Century Blvd and 104th street, in the Village Darby-Dixon area, also known as “The Bottoms” or “Bottoms Ville” a neighborhood of six Blocks dominated by two-story apartments and duplex houses.

The Crenshaw Mafia Gang along with the LA Denver Lane Bloods dominated the Damu Ridas, a popular rap group during the 1990s, which included Lil Hawk, Big Wy, Tip Toe (deceased), Pimp D (deceased), O.G Mad Eye (deceased), and Spyder aka S.P. (deceased).

The Crenshaw Mafia Gangsters are mentioned in several documentaries and movies such as Boyz N The Hood (1993 film), The Wood (1999 film), Straight Outta Compton (2015 film) and Dope (2015 film) which is entirely based around 104th Street (The Bottoms) in Inglewood.
by TonyToni June 11, 2017