Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13)

10 Extremely Dangerous Gangs in The World

Here is a list of 10 extremely dangerous gangs in the world – if you know who they are, you know not to cross them. These criminal gangs operate on an international scale. They involved in all most all illegal activities; committing murder, drug trafficking, extortion, racketeering, arms trafficking, inmate prostitution, human trafficking, dog fighting, assault, money laundering, kidnapping, bribery, illegal immigration, racketeering and more..

World’s 10 Extremely Dangerous Gangs

Sinaloa Cartel

Sinaloa Cartel
Location: Mexico
Founded: 1989
Criminal activities: Drug trafficking, money laundering, murder, kidnapping, bribery.
Scariest fact: They murder people on camera and then post it on the Internet.
Murder weapons: Various assault rifles, AK-47s, and grenades.
Leaders: Ismael Zambada García, Juan José Esparragoza Moreno.

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Aryan Brotherhood

Aryan Brotherhood
Location: California, United States.
Founded: 1964.
Criminal activities: Murder, assault, drug trafficking, extortion, racketeering, arms trafficking, inmate prostitution, human trafficking, dog fighting.
Scariest fact: They’re racist psycho killers.
Murder weapons: Bare hands, shanks, acid baths, and hatred.

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14K Triad

14k Triad
Location: China
Founded: 1945
Criminal activities: Drug trafficking, counterfeiting, arms trafficking, arson, fraud, prostitution, human trafficking, identity theft, money laundering, extortion, murder, illegal immigration, kidnapping, racketeering, home invasion robberies.
Scariest fact: The have infiltrated police ranks.
Murder weapons: Meat cleavers, fire, and guns.

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Location: United States
Founded: 1969
Criminal activities: Drug trafficking, robbery, extortion, murder, burglary, racketeering, illegal gambling, theft.
Scariest fact: They’re absolutely everywhere.
Murder weapons: Guns, knives, and fists of fury.

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Bamboo Union

United Bamboo
Location: Taiwan
Founded: 1950
Scariest fact: They once murdered a journalist in his own garage.
Criminal activities: Drug trafficking, kidnapping, extortion, Protection racket, contract killing, assault, assassinations, illegal gambling, loan sharking, political corruption, human trafficking, prostitution, murder, and organized crime.
Murder weapons: Gun, guns, and more guns.
Leader(s): Chang An-Lo “White Wolf”

Barrio Azteca

Extremely Dangerous Gangs Barrio Azteca
Location: Mexico/United States
Founded: 1986
Criminal activities: Drug trafficking, contract killing, money laundering, murder, torture, extortion, arms trafficking, Racketeering, and people smuggling.
Scariest fact: They consistently terrorize in the U.S.
Murder weapons: RPGs, Rifles, IEDs, and GOLD AK-47s.

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Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13)
Location: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Founded: 1980
Criminal activities: Drug trafficking, robbery, larceny, human trafficking, extortion, murder, money laundering, prostitution, racketeering, battery, kidnapping, arms trafficking.
Scariest fact: They basically control the government in El Salvador.
Murder weapons: Machetes and rocket-propelled grenade launchers.

Los Zetas

10 Extremely Dangerous Gangs
Location: Mexico
Founded: 1999
Criminal activities: Drug trafficking, Bombing, torture, rape, human trafficking, assassinations, arson, terrorism, car bombing, kidnapping, weapons trafficking, money laundering, racketeering, murder, bribery.
Scariest fact: They’re like Navy SEALS, but completely illegal.
Murder weapons: Rocket launchers and semiautomatic handguns.


10 Extremely Dangerous Gangs
Location: Japan
Founded: 1915; 102 years ago.
Criminal activities: Arms trafficking, assassinations, bank fraud, bid rigging, blackmail, bookmaking, contract killing, extortion, drug trafficking, illegal gambling, Internet pornography, loansharking, mail fraud, match fixing, money laundering, mortgage fraud, murder, prostitution, racketeering, securities fraud, sōkaiya, wire fraud, and infiltration of legitimate businesses.
Scariest fact: They may recruit people via their own website and magazine.
Murder weapons: Bombs and guns.
Leader(s): Kenichi Shinoda

Knights Templar Cartel

Knights Templar Cartel

Location: Michoacán, Mexico.
Founded: 2011
Founded by: Nazario Moreno González, Enrique Plancarte Solís, Servando Gómez Martínez (La Tuta).
Criminal activities: Drug trafficking, money laundering, kidnapping, racketeering, murder, arms trafficking, robbery, assault, counterfeiting.

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