MS-13, Violent and Unruly, Is Trying to Organize—Can It?
Del Quentin Wilber
A string of criminal trials that wrapped up this summer in Boston shows the difficulty of organizing an impenetrable criminal enterprise from a gang of undisciplined young members.
Gang expert on MS-13: "The way they are acting right now, they are not going to reach the level of organization of, say, the Mexican Mafia or the Italian mob. They are just too violent.” Engrossing report from
talking about his deep dive into MS-13
Armed, dangerous and prone to failure: How MS-13 is struggling to become a national brand.