Events concerning the Grand Theft Auto series in 1995.
- Eazy-E, rapper and vocalist in the rap group N.W.A, who was famous during the late eighties and early nineties, and whom Ryder's appearance is based on, dies of complications from AIDS on March 26.
- The PlayStation is released in North America on September 9.
- The PlayStation is released in Europe on September 29.
- The PlayStation is released in Australia on November 15.
- Johnny Zoo is arrested on suspicion of multiple murder in a noodle bar.
- Danny Zoo is arrested for possession of firearms and an illegal gambling racket.
- Tortoise gets one-year suspended sentence for bombing a rival religious cult.
- Tetsuo gets two years in a state penitentary for car jacking Italian sports cars.
- Lodov is acquitted of attempted murder.
- Mayor Roger C. Hole is involved in another scandal. This time, Mayor Hole is photographed having lunch with members of the Forelli Family.
- December 14th: The Bosnian war is declared over with the signing of the Dayton Agreement, although many conflicts still continue.
- Alexandra Chilton is arrested for driving while intoxicated, aged 16.
- Aiden O'Malley is convicted for multiple counts of grand larceny after a string of robberies, based on evidence by Derrick McReary, aged 36.
- Jon Gravelli, Jr. is arrested for possession of controlled substance: Cocaine, aged 27.
- Roy Zito is arrested for manslaughter, aged 22.
- Ray Boccino is arrested for hijacking, aged 19.
- Eddie Low is arrested for public lewdness, aged 18.
- Anthony Corrado is arrested for hijacking, aged 15.
- Luca Silvestri is arrested for armed robbery, aged 17.
- Tom Rivas is arrested for prostitution, aged 14.
- Frank Garone is arrested for manslaughter, aged 18.
- Fredo Volpe is arrested for grand larceny, aged 29.
- Mark Volpe is arrested for assault, aged 32.
- Joe Corrola is arrested for assault, aged 20.
- Zhou Ming is arrested for trademark counterfeiting, aged 25.