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“We was in the carnival in the school and I hit her with a water balloon, and she told on me.
I went to the principal’s office,” Rivera, who grew up in a 79th Street building where his dad was the super, told us.
Rivera says that outside prison, he rose through the ranks.
“[Vanessa] was worried in the beginning,” Rivera told us, “but after I guess seeing the power of who I became, she was cool with it.” Vanessa regularly drove Rivera to gang meetings at locations around the city, including the El Bohio community center on the Lower East Side. She liked the street life at the time,” said Rivera.
Before transferring to an upstate maximum-security youth prison, Rivera spent a few weeks on Rikers Island, where Vanessa — who would go on to give birth to five of the president’s grandchildren — came to visit him with Rivera’s mother.
“She was heartbroken that I was being taken away,” he said.
She only came to visit me twice because her mother forbid her from coming to visit me.” Once upstate, Rivera quickly got a rep that caught the eye of the Latin Kings, a street gang that formed in Chicago in the 1940s but that is now reputed to be the largest Hispanic gang in the world.
They may begin hanging around gang members, finding out who is important and learning what the gang does. Gangs intentionally recruit children and use them to carry weapons and drugs or commit other crimes because they tend to attract less attention from police.
If caught they serve shorter sentences in juvenile detention centers than an adult gang member would serve in prison.
Most gang members are exposed to gangs at a young age.
The money and respect that older gang members earn impresses them.