Warning this book contains violence swearing and lots of criminality.
A 97 page supplement for Dog Town this book features over 40 crimes and their inner workings, their profits and their dangers. From hijacking and home invasion to arson and sports betting, how real gangsters committed the crime and avoided the time. Includes also a catalog of tools every criminal needs when on the make and take, from skeleton keys to police scanners, as well as the criminal tips to stay well clear of bars and bullets.
In Sounds of the Street there is a comprehensive lexicon of street slang and criminal terms from the time featuring African American, Hispanic, Jewish and Italian words such as maricon, jive turkey, schmuck and coumare.
Narcotics is a chapter devoted to drug dealing detailing distribution methods, markets, sales techniques, effects, doses, weights and prices of heroin, cocaine, methamphetamine, pcp, cannabis, steroids, quaaludes and alcohol. Pharmaceutical substitutes, addiction and drug cocktails are also covered.
Criminal Gangs is a run down of some of the more prominent criminal organizations to be found in Dog Town. Street gangs, the Mafia, Jamaican Posses's, and The Pagan Motorcycle Club are featured, and their rituals, rules, criminal interests and behavior are listed.
Lastly the year 1977 is explored, Saturday Night Fever, The Son Of Sam killings, Reggie Jackson in the World Series, the large scale riots that raged through New York after the city wide blackout of July 13th. Prices for accomodation, vcr's and a six pack are also given.
Although a supplement for the Dog Town crime game, this book is a useful resource for any modern crime game.