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List of the best Gangland episodes, as determined by voters like you. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Gangland episodes of all time are. Fans of Gangland are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

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Street Law is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Dec 03 2009
SUR-13 is one of the largest and deadliest Hispanic street gangs in Atlanta.

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Die, Snitch, Die is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Nov 21 2008
The good times roll in New Orleans’ French Quarter, but a vicious gang known as the Gotti Boys rule the streets around it – and there is no mercy for those caught in the crossfire.

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From Girl to Gangster is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Jun 05 2008
They are some of the most overlooked criminals in our country and among the most dangerous: They're girls in gangs. Their reasons for a life of crime may be different but like their male ...more

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You Rat,You Die is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
You Rat,You Die Nov 08 2007
In 2003, the body of a pregnant, teenaged informant was found along the banks of the bucolic Shenandoah River. She'd been repeatedly stabbed - her head nearly severed. Brenda Paz had been ...more

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Code of Conduct is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Code of Conduct Nov 15 2007
Five bodies, riddled with bullets, found in a small apartment on the East Side of Los Angeles. Among the dead are a five-year-old boy and an infant girl, each shot in the head and chest. The ...more

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Murder By Numbers is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
May 08 2008

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The Devil's Playground is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Sep 26 2008
One of Chicago’s most ruthless street gangs, Satan Disciples claim to practice “free enterprise.” High-ranking members describe the rise and fall of “King Aggie,” who ordered a hit on a popular ...more

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Sin City is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
May 29 2008
"Sin City" gives a firsthand account of the violent rise of street gangs in Las Vegas. Through interviews with the founder of the GQ's - the first bona fide West Coast - style street ...more

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Root of All Evil is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Root of All Evil Jan 31 2008
Gangland takes a look at the Drugs and Prostitution rackets run by MS-13.

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Race Wars is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Race Wars Dec 08 2007
Home to 900 street gangs and over 80,000 gang members, the city of Los Angeles has the dubious title of "Gang Capital of the World." Territory means power and every gang in LA wants to ...more

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Hustle or Die is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Jun 25 2009

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Evil Breed is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Evil Breed Jul 30 2009

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Kings of New York is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Season 1 Episode 6: King Lil Man," was found decapitated, dismembered, and burned in a bathtub. His Latin King's tattoo had been cut from his skin, his head and hands were never found. According to former Assistant U.S. Attorney Richard Zabel, his murderers, fellow Latin King gang members, were "...actually driving around town in a cab with his head because "King Blood," their leader, needed proof of the murder.

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Crazy Killers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Season 6 Episode 5: Oklahoma City is home to one of the most maniacal gangs in the country - the South Side Locos. With over 600 members, the Hispanic gang is the city's most violent. The Locos, which means "crazies" in Spanish, will stop at nothing to gain control of lucrative drug turf, even if it means killing. The South Side Locos are known to hunt their rivals - and will stop at nothing to control

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Devils Diciples is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Season 6 Episode 7: The Devils Diciples are the most notorious Outlaw Biker gang in Detroit, Michigan. These "one-percenters" have built a criminal network of drug trafficking, prostitution, extortion, and even murder for hire. The Devils Diciples have built a violent reputation in "The D", but it wasn't until they recruited Billy "Wadd" Smith that the Diciples had a bona fide moneymaker in their ranks.

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American Gangster is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Season 1 Episode 1: American Gangster is the story of Frank Lucas and Leroy "Nicky" Barnes - their rise from street punks to the top of New York's 1970's high-flying drug market. The two men were considered the drug czars of Harlem at the height of the drug-fueled decade. Lucas and his gang "The Country Boys" claim to have smuggled heroin from Asia in the caskets of fallen American soldiers.

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Beware the Goose! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Season 6 Episode 12: For decades the Galloping Goose motorcycle gang has operated with impunity in Kansas City, Missouri. These outlaw bikers have been involved in crimes ranging from motorcycle theft to drug dealing, to assaults and intimidation. The Goose remained small and insulated, allowing members to fly under police radar.

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Stone to the Bone is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Season 1 Episode 7: Graffiti reading: "Terror Town," "Cold Stone Soldier" and "Stones Run It" litters Chicago's Southside neighborhoods. It's the work of BPS, Chicago's second largest street gang. The gang has a long and colorful history with their founder - Jeff Fort - convicted in 1987 of plotting to carry out terrorist acts against the US government with the support of Libyan government.

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Gangster City is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Season 1 Episode 9: Gangs have been in existence for as long as there have been humans. Daryl Gates, former Los Angeles Chief of Police suggests that there is something about human nature that draws many toward gangs-- the need for respect, security and acceptance. It makes little difference whether the country is totalitarian or democratic, whether the time is feudal or current.

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Blood In, Blood Out is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Season 1 Episode 10: Nuestra Familia. As the predominant Hispanic gang in Northern California, Nuestra Familia, or NF is primarily a prison gang. Compared to other prison gangs, NF's numbers on the inside are relatively small, yet they distinguish themselves through discipline and fear.

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Blood Oath is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Season 1 Episode 12: During the late 1990's, the New York Metropolitan area was plagued by the random violence of a new breed of street gang: The Untied Blood Nation. Created in 1993 by Rikers Island inmate, Omar Portee, the UBN emulated the Bloods street gang on the West Coast, but was more randomly violent.

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Trinity of Blood is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Season 6 Episode 2: With a street army of over 1,000 strong, the Tri-City Bombers rule south Texas with an iron fist. The Bombers are known to smuggle drugs and weapons along the Texas/Mexico border to fund their illicit operations. The Hispanic gang defends this lucrative drug territory to the death.

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Wild Boyz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
Jun 04 2010
Gang : Wild Boyz of Pine Ridge

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Lords of the Holy City is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes

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Ice Cold Killers is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Gangland Episodes
May 28 2009