The texas syndicate (spanish: syndicato tejano ) is a mostly texas -based prison gang that includes hispanic and, at one time, white (non-hispanic) members the texas syndicate, unlike la eme or nuestra familia , has been more associated or allied with mexican immigrant prisoners. Capone was the leader of the texas syndicate in the early 2000s capone was introduced to someone dealing drugs on the university of texas campus and went to a couple of college parties with the dealer to supply cocaine. Study 100 prison gangs flashcards from laura m on studyblue the texas syndicate prison gang is not organized and does not have a written constitution. Like other prison gangs, the texas syndicate has a hierarchical structure with a president and vice president and an appointed chairman in each local area, either in. The enterprise (hereinafter the texas syndicate, ts, or the enterprise) engages in, and its activities affected, interstate and foreign commerce the texas syndicate originated in the early 1970's in the california prison system as a response to other prison gangs that were preying on native texan inmates.
Members), texas syndicate (4,400 members),texas mexican maf ia (5,500 members), and barrio azteca (2,000 members) these organizations pose the greatest gang threat. The texas syndicate prison gang was formed in response to other prison gangs in the california department of corrections, such as the mexican mafia, and aryan brotherhood, which were attempting to prey on native texas inmates. Texas syndicate, a self-protection gang formed by a group of prisoners who had been members of the texas syndicate in the prisons in california outnumbered and.
When syndicate leadership relocated for a time to austin, the group adopted the university of texas-austin's longhorn mascot as a gang symbol and took on burnt orange as its color, pople said. Formed in the '70s in the state's prison system, the texas syndicate has grown into one of the state's most powerful criminal organizations precisely because of its tight hierarchical. Security threat groups and other major street gangs in texas 1 texas security threat groups 5 a stg in 1993 after entering a war with the texas syndicate (ts. The texas syndicate originated in california's folsom prison in the early 70s it was established in direct response to the other california prison gangs (notably the aryan brotherhood and mexican mafia (#3)), which were attempting to prey on native texas inmates. Common list of gang terminology (slang) a real gang member this is a person who has the heart to be a member of the gang ts texas syndicate.
Texas syndicate: a gang and its values ccj 4656-3 nichole cisse everest university online professor brad anders october 19, 2013 gangs and their membership have been running the streets and prison systems for decades. Their charges stem from allegations that each man carried out one murder ordered by the prison gang to protect the group and further its criminal interests across the state texas syndicate. Evidence presented at trial revealed that tapia was associated with members of the texas syndicate prison gang and facilitated their distribution of cocaine and. In mid 2002, the texas syndicate declares war on the tango blast prison gang (gang intelligence 101) in april 2002, members of the texas syndicate murder a tango blast member at the jb connally state prison. Gang member definition texas code of criminal procedures 6102 texas syndicate members are required to follow a constitution, stipulating that members.
The texas syndicate (or syndicato tejano) is a mostly texas-based prison gang that includes hispanic and at one time, white members it was established in the 1960s at folsom prison in california in direct response to the other california prison gangs (notably the aryan brotherhood and mexican mafia ), which were attempting to prey on native. Many gangs in texas use the sureño name but not all are part of the alliance from california, dps said texas syndicate, texas mexican mafia and barrio azteca. Texas syndicate information in the past 4 to 5 years members of this group have begun to appear on the east coast prison systems in the areas of ct, ri and ma at present it is unknown as to the extent of their numbers or the reason for this gang migration other than possible interstate prison transfers or the large latino population in this.
Elements of the gang appear to be challenging the texas syndicate for control of illegal prison activities (photo diario horizonte) heramnos de pistoleros latinos. The texas syndicate was downgraded to a tier 2 gang in this year's assessment due in part to law enforcement efforts to disrupt the gang as well as a siphoning of power from tango blast and. Info: the texas syndicate is a prison gang that began in the california penal system but moved to texas prisons and streets its rivals, tango blast, as well as law enforcement have weakened the. After its formation in 1986, both the texas syndicate and texas mexican mafia refused to recognize the aztecas and declared war on the gang although numerically and financially inferior and facing multiple powerful advisories, the barrio azteca gang managed to murder many significant members of their enemies in several texas prison facilities.