The Straight Bloods Society (SBS), are an African-American Blood gang located on the West Side of Lakewood, California. Their territory is around Gondar Ave and Arbor Rd by Jose Del Valle Park, between Woodruff Ave (west), Del Amo Blvd (north), Palo Verde Ave (east) and Centralia St (south). The Straight Bloods Society are cliqued up with their closest allies the Bloomfield Park Pirus, Dark Side Junior Mafia Gangster Bloods, East Side Palms Park Bloods, this alliance is referred to as "Palms Society", Lakewood Family Bloods, LA Palms Park Bloods, Niggaz 4 Life Gang, Ruff Ryders, and the Whittier Palms Park Bloods. Rivals include: East Side Junior Mafia Crips, 195th St Bangstars, 215th St Lakewood Village Bangstars, Mayfair Park Gangster Bloods, Murder Ville Bloods, Pasadena North Side Junior Mafia Crips, Samoan Army Pirus, Santa Fe Springs Mafia Crips, 17th St West Side Junior Mafia Crips, South Side Junior Mafia Crips, South West Varrio Junior Mafia 13 (Sureno Gang), Tough Artist Group (Taggin Crew), 206th St Bangstars, and the Varrio Lakewood. Lakewood police authority believe this gang have been around since the early 1980s.