members of the Latin Kings gang form a circle and join their hands with 3 point crown signs at a local latin club in Milano.
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Latin Kings and Queens after a weekend activity organized with the goal of raising funds for the gang and its members. during the activity food and beers are sold.
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King Jhonny sets up a flag from his country Ecuador besides a Latin King flag portraying King Blood. Ecuador is one of the countries that have the strongest impact by and quantity of member of the Latin Kings. in the late 1990 's and early 2000's several families from South America including Ecuador immigrated to Spain and Italy in the search of a better life and with them, gangs like the Latin Kings started to form their groups in European soil.
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Panda licks a rolling paper filled with tobacco and cocaine before smoking it. Panda is not a member of the gang but a close friend that spends time with the Latin Kings Tribe in Rome.
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Sombra born in Ecuador is an active member of the gang in Milano he has a tattoo of a five-point crown with the letters ALKQN "Almighty Latin King and Queen Nation".
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Latin kings enjoy a small plastic pool during a hot summer day in Rome-Italy.
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King Caos lifts his hands doing a 3 point crown sign beside the Roman Colosseum during a meeting of the Italian Latin Kings in Rome.
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Members of the Latin Kings gang in Milan gather in a circle to pray during a memorial service for Boricua a member of the gang that was stabbed to death in 2009. every year members of the gang do a memorial service in the cemetery to remember him.
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Latin Kings gather at a park during an important monthly meeting called Reunion del Sol (Meeting of the Sun), during the meeting they discuss new charges and missions they have to accomplish during the month, once the meeting is over they share food and drinks.
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King Orlando is a tattoo artist and has several art pieces on his body, most of them representing his gang life.
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Michael gets hit with a belt as part of an Ecuadorian tradition that consists of hitting with a belt one time per year lived on the date of their birthday, Michael was celebrating his 21st birthday.
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King Cuervo (left) and King Jhonny (Right) wait in the kitchen of a house used as a headquarter of the gang in Rome-Italy for an upcoming meeting with other members and leaders of the gang from Milano.
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(from left to right) Erick, Milton, Sombra, and Crash pose for a photo at the soccer court where they play soccer. the Tribe in Milano plays soccer every week during summer to help them maintain a team attitude at all times.
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3 members of the Latin Kings gang sleep on the same bed after a long night partying and celebrating a successful meeting.
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King Caos sets up a table with books and bead necklaces in preparation for an important meeting between the Roman and Milanese tribes of the Latin Kings.
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Latin Kings members pray on their knees during an important meeting in Rome. some of the topics discussed include teaching respect and love for gang members as well as telling them to study their literature and follow the steps that can lead them to be not only successful leaders within the gang but also outside of it as humans in society.
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King Silencio gets his placa tattoo redone by Orlando another member of the gang during a bbq/meeting in Rome.
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King Jhonny sleeps inside the kitchen during a meeting of the Latin Kings in Rome, the house that served as headquarter for the gang during the meeting was full and several members shared beds or slept in the floor or kitchen chairs like Jhonny.