GTA 3 Gang - Southside Hoods

The Southside Hoods are a Gang featured in Grand Theft Auto III.

The Southside Hoods is an African-American Street gang present in Liberty City during the events of Grand Theft Auto III.

The gang consists of two subdivisions, namely the Purple Nines and the Red Jacks, the latter being led by D-Ice.

In 2001, the Purple Nines are known to be selling SPANK on local streets, while the Red Jacks are against drug and narcotics businesses, sparking a war between the two. Claude assists D-Ice in this war, leading to the Red Jack's victory against the Purple Nines.

Gang members can be seen wearing purple and red jackets, and they drive Hoods Rumpo XL's.

Along with the Yakuza, they're one of the two gangs in the game that do not become hostile to Claude.

Southside Hoods: GTA III Info

Group Class Gang
Faction Type African-American Street Gang
Nationality Nationality: United StatesUnited States
Also Known As Red Jacks; Purple Nines
Location Wichita Gardens, Shoreside Vale
Gang Colors Red and Purple
Occupation Drug Dealing; Counterfeiting
Members D-Ice D-Ice
Affiliation Claude Claude Diablos Diablos Leone Family (The Mafia) Leone Family (The Mafia)
Enemies Colombian Cartel Colombian Cartel Southside Hoods Southside Hoods
Vehicles Hoods Rumpo XL Hoods Rumpo XL
Weapons Baseball Bat Baseball Bat Pistol Pistol Uzi Uzi
Notes The gang is split in two divisions, the Red Jacks and the Purple Nines

Southside Hoods: GTA III Appearances

Southside Hoods - GTA 3 Gangs & Factions

Appearances in Story Missions:

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