The Crip Alliance is an alliance that started in Los Angeles Cali in the 1960's. The founders of this Alliance are Raymond Lee Washington & Stanley ''Tookie'' Williams. There are several gangs under the Crip Alliance which include the Crips(the gang), Surenos, Hoover Criminals, Eighteen Street Gang & Mara Salvatrucha to name a few. Gangs under this alliance wear the color blue, however some gangs witin the alliance wear secondary colors for example the Surenos wear the colors blue & brown, Hoover Criminals wear the colors blue & orange, the Eighteen Street Gang wear the colors blue & tan, and Mara Salvatrucha wear the colors blue & white. The Crip Allaiance war with gangs under the Blood Alliance such as the Bloods(the gang), Pirus, Brims, Nortenos & Black P. Stones who wear the opposite color which is red.