He's a gang intervention worker. But California police call him a gang member.

NBC News - 28 days ago


Larry Sanders has lived his entire life within a three-block radius of the park in South Los Angeles where he works as a gang interventionist. Green Meadows Park is where his kids grew up, and now it is where he takes his four grandchildren play. It’s also where he was stopped by police in April and added to the city’s gang database ― accused of the same activity he works hard to prevent in his neighborhood.