The West Side Piru gang is a Blood set that originated in Compton California. The WSP have been around since the 70s and was one of the first Blood Sets.

The gang was established by Benson Owens, at the time he lived on Byers Street.

The neighborhood is centered around Central ave between Rosecrans Ave and El Segundo Blvd.


The West Side Piru like many street gangs are made up of different sets. The sets include:

Also, like many other Piru sets, the WSP have spread to another city. There is another WSP set in Carson, California and are made up of mostly Polynesian/Samoan members.


The sets in Compton are surrounded by other gangs. Other gangs in the area include:

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