Tag Archives: crime

HELLS ANGELS LARRY AMERO FREED AFTER CHARGES STAYED

Even though Hells Angel Larry Amero has been in a Quebec jail for almost five years, he is still a powerful biker here in B.C. And now he could be coming back to his home province. He had major drug charges stayed Wednesday because of the length of time it took him to get to trial. Amero’s name has come …

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NC TROOPER CAUGHT ON CAMERA FLYING PAST MOTORCYCLISTS

In this situation, we have an out of context video clip that could just so happen raise a lot of concerns. As these motorcycle riders were heading down the highway together, they caught something pretty wild on camera that might just have you wondering what this police officer was up to. The crime or emergency on the other end of …

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WHAT COPS LEARNED AT A HELLS ANGELS FUNERAL

The weekend funeral of a Hells Angel member provided valuable information for law enforcement officers monitoring the group’s attempt to rebuild after being decimated by arrests, said several organized crime experts. Kenny Bédard, 51, had only recently become a full member of the biker club when he was killed in a road accident in New Brunswick last month. But his newcomer status didn’t seem to matter to …

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WHAT IS A ONE PERCENTER MOTORCYCLE CLUB?

The term “1% Motorcycle Club” is commonly used to describe outlaw motorcycle clubs such as the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club, the Bandidos Motorcycle Club,, Pagans Motorcycle Club or the Outlaws Motorcycle Club, as the other 99% of motorcycle riders are law-abiding citizens. HISTORY OF THE EXPRESSION ONE PERCENTER MOTORCYCLE CLUBS The expression “1%”, “1%er” or “1 percenter” was coined when …

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FORMER HELLS ANGEL REVEALS BIKER LIFE FROM THE INSIDE

America has always had a fascination with outlaws, and biker gangs have long been a part of that dark focus. From Marlon Brando’s The Wild One to 1960s exploitation films like The Wild Angels, Savages from Hell and She-Devils on Wheels up through FX’s Sons of Anarchy, the list goes on and on. But the sexy Hollywood depiction of biker …

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BIKER OPINION: WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT MOTORCYCLE CLUBS

BN- It’s no secret that we Americans love our outlaws, from the legends and lore of rebellious (and illegal) acts by our Founding Fathers, to the bushwhacking and bank-robbing capers of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, to the “bad boy” music of Elvis Presley, the Rolling Stones and Dr. Dre. American culture and mass media have led inexorably to …

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FORMER UNDERCOVER AGENT SAYS BIKER CLUB AFFILATES SHARE SAME VALUES

Jay Dobyns knows the Hells Angels like his own family.  That’s because for two years, he was one of them — or at least they thought so. “I played pool with them, drank beer with them at their clubhouses, held their babies, slept at their houses,” he said. “I was a Hells Angel. I was a part of their world.” From …

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