Solo Angeles Club de Motocicletas (Solo Angels Motorcycle Club) is a one percenter motorcycle club founded in Tijuana, Mexico in 1959.
Solo Angeles Club de Motocicletas History
Solo Angeles Motorcycle Club was founded in Tijuana, Mexico in 1959.
The Solo Angels have ties to the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club.
The ATF used the Solo Angels MC to help infiltrate the Hells Angels MC by first having one agent join the Tijuana Mother Chapter and gaining a patch and then by posing as a Nomads President aiming to start a new chapter. See the “Crime / In The Media” section, as well as the “Books / Movies / TV” section further down in this article for more information.
The Solo Angels Motorcycle Club runs a highly successful annual toy run, in which thousands of bikers travel through downtown Tijuana with police escort donating toys for disadvantaged children. The Tijuana Toy Run has been run annually since the mid 1980s and is believed to hand out in the vicinity of 10,000 toys each year.
Solo Angeles Club de Motocicletas Patch / Motto / Colors
The Solo Angels MC patch is of a Harley Davidson motorcycle or chopper. There are no other objects shown on their logo.
Solo Angeles Club de Motocicletas Chapters
Details of the Solo Angels MC chapters are unclear. We can only confirm that the Mother Chapter is based in Tijuana and they have connections with the South Western areas of the United States.
- Solo Angels Tijuana chapter (Mother Chapter)
Famous Solo Angeles Club de Motocicletas Members
There are no famous members of the Solo Angels Motorcycle Club, however some members of the ATF famously infiltrated the club, which they then used to get to the Hells Angels. See the “Crime / In The Media” section below.
Solo Angeles Club de Motocicletas Crime / In The Media
Early 2000s – The Solo Angels MC were used by ATF agents, including Jay Dobyns to attempt to infiltrate the Hells Angels as part of “Operation Black Biscuit”. One agent first successfully joined the Solo Angels Mother Chapter in Tijuana, providing him with a patch. Next the ATF agents moved to Arizona and told the Hells Angels that they were the President of the Nomads chapter of the Solo Angels Motorcycle Club and were investigating setting up a chapter in Arizona, bringing along several other undercover agents who played the roles of fully patch members as well as prospects. They then prospected for the Hells Angels. See the book section below.
Solo Angeles Club de Motocicletas Books / Movies / TV
Solo Angels Book – Running with the Devil: The True Story Of The Atf’s Infiltration Of The Hells Angels by Kerrie Dr Oban.
The story of how ATF agents posed as the President and members of the Solo Angels Nomads chapter and then used their positions to prospect for the Hells Angels in Arizona. Find out more on Amazon (link opens in a new tab).
Solo Angels Book – No Angel: My Harrowing Undercover Journey to the Inner Circle of the Hells Angels by Jay Dobyns and Nils Johnson-Shelton.
Jay Dobyns was a member of the ATF, this book covers his infiltration of the club, to the point where he becomes a patched member. View this book on Amazon (link opens in a new tab).
Solo Angeles Club de Motocicletas Enemies and Allies
Solo Angeles Club de Motocicletas enemies:
- Mongols MC are enemies.
Solo Angeles Club de Motocicletas allies:
- Hells Angels MC are allies.
Mara Salvatrucha aka MS-13 are allies (street gang).
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