The Families are a street gang based in the area of Forum Drive.


Formerly known as the Grove Street Families (GSF), the gang is known for the color Green. Members are known for wearing green clothing, and often drive green vehicles.

They were founded in the early 90's, and are now led by Dexx "Get Money" Martin & Tayvadius "Chef" Jamarcus Livingston III.

Enemies / Allies Edit

They are constantly at odds with the Ballaz and the Vagos gangs, as well as the Leanbois.

They are allied with Chang Gang. and share information and a trap house operation. Though not allied, they also have a business relation with Prune Gang.

History & Major Events Edit

Current Events Edit

The Families now looks to the future, and OG Dexx decided to open a barber shop business called Herr Kutz Barbershop.

Leanbois & Vagos War Edit

The war began when Leanbois member Saab stole Dexx's car. Dexx traced it, and got his car back, despite Saab's attempt to chase him down. Mr. Chang found out, and tried to mediate the situation between Dexx and Saab. Saab brought Tony along, but things got heated between Tony and Dexx who accused Saab of stealing his car. Tony denied it and punched Dexx, and Dexx then shot Saab in the crossfire. In return, Saab & Tony shot him. Things seemed to settle down, but Dexx & Chef did not forget the incident.
Leanbois & Vagos started working closely together due to the friendship of Vagos leader Speedy & Leanbois OG Buddha. Together the two gangs began harassing and intimidating Vanilla Unicorn manager Gunn. She was friends with The Families and the club was frequented by The Families. The Leanbois and Vagos were convinced The Families ran the VU. Speedy wanted the club, and if he could not have it, he was willing to destroy it's business.
There was a shootout at the VU between The Families & the Leanbois with Speedy. The shootout resulted in the death of Families OG James Carter. After the death of Carter, the entire southside was at war. Since then, the war has ended, but there is constant tension between the gangs and, war is always a possibility.

Misfits War Edit

A new war started when a new rival from the north lead by OTT, known as the Misfits. The Families and Misfits battled daily for respect and trap houses. The war even featured a rap battle between Dexx and OTT. Ultimately, the Misfits decided that daily war with South Side gangs was not for them, and they moved their operations back up north.

Former Members Edit

Gallery Edit

Los Santos Gangs Territory Map Edit


Current Territory Map


Previous Territory Map

The Families Member Roster Edit

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