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date: 26 January 2021

Mexican Mafia (La Eme) 

Source:
A Dictionary of Gangs
Author(s):

Bill Sanders

The largest Latino/Hispanic prison gang in state and federal penitentiaries. Formed in 1957 at the Deuel Vocational Institution near Tracy, California, the Mexican Mafia are the first prison gang to emerge. Prison inmates affiliated with the Mexican Mafia are referred to as ... ...

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