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Hoods : The Gangs of Nottingham – A Study in Organised Crime

It names gangs and members that were involved in such crimes which unfortunatley led to to the murder of two innocent people whereby the culprits are still hods a prison service. Paul Bull rated it liked it Nov 03, Crime families who had been involved in armed robbery, protection rackets and extortion now sought to control the recreational drugs trade and forged links across Europe to hoids wholesale quantities of cocaine, ecstasy and amphetamines.

Even though one of the main leaders is still in prison he still receives regular press coverage in the local news and I am sure his status has changed little where he is. There will always be a gang culture, what will contain it at a reasonable level is our attitude towards them and our ability to stand up to them.

Preview — Hoods by Carl Fellstrom. Return to Book Page. Kelly rated it liked it May 17, In the s, a more malignant breed of organised criminal emerged. Toni rated it it was ok Feb 10, From the onset, Hoods was an enthralling read although sometimes difficult to digest due to its graphic violent content. Hoods is like a dramatized documentary – and as such you get the facts with some bright lights thrown in to keep the pace and interest.


Written with the pace and urgency of a thriller, Hoods is the first in-depth history of the Nottingham crime gangs and how they came to blight an entire city.

Want to Read saving…. This book gives a brilliant insight into the hardships the police face trying to farl crime and make our communities a safer place. Its’ members through terror, are loyal to their leaders. There were many more murders, which are normal people who unfortunately for one reason or another got involved in the gangs.

Description Nottingham’s rapid economic growth has been overshadowed in recent years by a massive increase in gang-related violence and an influx of drugs. The only negatives being that the book was sometimes repetitive, and that it could have benefited from a “proofreader” to correct grammatical errors which at times made the text difficult to comprehend without reading for a second or third time. Lists with This Book. If Apple Books doesn’t open, click hopds Books app in your Dock.

However, there were murders which were mistaken identity. This is a great read even if you know nothing about Nottingham. Apr 06, Avid Reader felstrom it liked it.

Hoods : The Gangs of Nottingham: A Study in Organised Crime

HOODS traces the roots of the gangs, revealing how economic dislocation and the clash of cultures between working-class white residents and black immigrants from the s onwards created an alienated underclass.

But most important to me,it gave me an insight into the crime that is not too far away from where I live. It involved highlighting the crime in inner city Nottingham car surrounding areas.


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I strongly recommend you read the book because do you really know who leaves next door to you? This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Llyr Griffiths rated it it was amazing Dec 07, It has got everything in it dodgy cops, villians, drug smugglers, murders, shootings and reads like a script from a movie only it was all for real.

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This has brought terror to the city streets and has led to Nottingham being labelled Gun Capital of the UK. Feb 24, Jasmine rated it really liked it. No trivia or quizzes yet. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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