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Sports - Drugs

Gangs Drugs and Violence Compartmentalized

Words: 2253
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

641). Both of these concerns present a validity and a legitimacy that would certainly temper the expected growth of such areas of the city, and, if left unchecked, have…

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6 Pages
Thesis

Sports - Drugs

Gangs and Gang-Related Activities Are Serious Problems

Words: 1956
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

Gangs and gang-related activities are serious problems in American society. Books like Snitch, by Allison van Diepen, show that gangs are infiltrating almost every part of America and are…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Criminal Justice

Gangs the Problems That Gangs Cause to

Words: 1115
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Gangs The problems that gangs cause to communities is enormous. And the resources that police departments and other law enforcements are required to use to monitor gangs is costly.…

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6 Pages
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Criminal Justice

Gangs in Prison Although the United States

Words: 2107
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Gangs in Prison Although the United States prison system remains extremely dangerous due to overcrowding, guard and administrator abuse, and widespread detention and isolation practices that would be considered…

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5 Pages
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Children

Gangs and Violence in Schools

Words: 1566
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

However, educate him or her to be self-confident as few children who do not react as the intimidate desires is not likely to be selected as a fatality. Work…

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8 Pages
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Music

Gangs Since the 1980s the Media Has

Words: 2325
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Gangs Since the 1980s, the media has become increasingly interested in urban street gangs, both in the entertainment industry, such as in records, movies, and television shows, and as…

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Military

Gangs in the Military

Words: 1928
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Gangs in the Military In the present era the gang problem is all encompassing and intimidating in a greater measure compared to any other period in history. In the…

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2 Pages
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Sports - Women

Gangs Brotherton and Barrios' Assessment of the

Words: 645
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Gangs Brotherton and Barrios' assessment of the role of women in Almighty King and Queen Nation (ALKQN), they describe the role of women as functional primarily for the image…

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6 Pages
Thesis

Criminal Justice

Gangs This Is a Guideline

Words: 1882
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

In the 1940s, the Klan began using bombings of their homes to scare blacks who had moved into the "wrong" neighborhood. In 1944, the IRS filed a lien against…

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2 Pages
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Mythology - Religion

Gangs of New York A

Words: 580
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

" This was to show that Tweed was tough on crime. it's no wonder that Bill, the Butcher, leader of the Natives, is so violent. In the course of…

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1 Pages
Essay

Criminal Justice

Gangs

Words: 319
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Essay

Gangs:  Membership Prevention intervention suppression There are various strategies that could be adopted in an attempt to reign in the gang membership problem. The strategies offered by youth.Gov, a U.S.…

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3 Pages
Essay

Criminal Justice

Gangs in New York City

Words: 989
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Gangs are a reality in most cities and neighborhoods. To a large extent, gangs thrive on membership – effectively meaning that they strive to recruit new members and ensure…

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5 Pages
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Sociology

Gang Discipline and Gang Culture

Words: 1627
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The Concept of Gang DisciplineAbstractStudies reveal that gang crime has been the leading cause of gang discipline as illegal and non-political violence cases increased drastically. The gangs execute the…

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3 Pages
Essay

Criminal Justice

Problems faced by Gangs in America

Words: 933
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Gangs Introduction Gangs in America have formed the subject of a large number of research works, thereby becoming a growth sector (Sanchez-Jankowski, 2003). The definition of the term ‘gangs’…

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5 Pages
Essay

Education

A School Based Gang Prevention Program Evaluation of G R E A T

Words: 1476
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Evaluation of G.R.E.A.T.: A School-Based Gang Prevention ProgramBackgroundGang Resistance Education and Training (G.R.E.A.T.) is different from typical gang-reduction approaches. Typical programs are aimed at active gang members, with the…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Care for Gang Members

Words: 1890
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

There are some situations and outcomes within the healthcare industry where it is important to pay attention to what happens, what could be done, what should be done and…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Criminal Justice

Gang Growth and Membership Characteritics

Words: 4946
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

However, some gang members specialize in multiple criminal activities such as street robbery, human trafficking and drug trafficking. Street Gangs Street gangs are the major concern to parents, school…

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6 Pages
Research Proposal

Sociology

Gangs A Socio-Historical Study Thanks

Words: 1556
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

In the end, the capacity for gangs persist throughout history has shown that they are not merely one-dimensional juvenile delinquents, as they are often portrayed in media. They are…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Law - Constitutional Law

Gang Intervention

Words: 726
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Gang Violence Interventions: Pulling Levers Programs Gang Intervention Over two decades of studies have shown partnerships between institutions and communities are required for effective and sustainable interventions to reduce…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Gang Involvement Among Teenagers Is

Words: 4747
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

To summarize, research on gangs has shown the gang problem to be increasing dramatically. Gang members list many reasons for joining a gang, including protection, peer pressure, economic needs,…

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2 Pages
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Criminal Justice

Gang Life in Prison When

Words: 754
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

When Santano looks back on his old life in prison he comments that Fulsom was the "big time." He had more power there. Before the gang, if someone wanted…

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5 Pages
Thesis

Children

Gangs Societies Have Been Plagued

Words: 1759
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Thesis

Thrasher (1927) correctly identified the reasons for existence and persistence of gangs: "The gangs… offer a substitute for what society fails to give… it fills a gap and affords…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Criminal Justice

Gangs the Presence of Gangs Has Always

Words: 643
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Gangs The presence of gangs has always been of concern to society, largely owing to their criminal behavior. The solution to the problem, however, lies not so much in…

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2 Pages
Article Review

Military

Gangs Military Weapons Tactics Unclassified For

Words: 721
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Article Review

Call for backup before attempting pursuit into unsecured potential gang situations 5.. Examples of gangs deploying military weapons and tactics against law enforcement: 2005: Contract assassination attempt against corrections…

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16 Pages
Thesis

Criminal Justice

Gang Prevention Program Gangs Contain

Words: 5590
Length: 16 Pages
Type: Thesis

George Knox, director of the National Gang Crime esearch Center, teaches law enforcement officers how to search WebPages to pick up on gang member's lingo, territories, and rivalries. He…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Criminal Justice

Gang Reduction and Prevention Overview

Words: 2382
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

gang development, research and reduction strategies as outlined by Klein and Maxson in their 2006 study Street Gang Patterns and Policies. It incorporates additional research beyond Klein and Maxson,…

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14 Pages
Capstone Project

Criminal Justice

Gangs in South Florida

Words: 4060
Length: 14 Pages
Type: Capstone Project

Hybrid Gangs in South Florida On Public Policy towards Volatile Movements South Florida has an increasing prevalence of criminal gangs in their communities and it is posing a growing…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Criminal Justice

Gang Enhancement Legislation The Writer

Words: 1679
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

20, California Street Terrorism Enforcement and Prevention Act, STEP Act California 186.20 (http://www.streetgangs.com/laws/stepact.html)," as well as any community that has a disproportionate juvenile arrest rate, or a high percentage…

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1 Pages
Discussion Chapter

Criminal Justice

Gang Crime in Boston I Would Ask

Words: 365
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Discussion Chapter

gang crime in Boston. I would ask what impact spiritual community involvement has on this crime rate and how can spirituality be used to lower violence. Ron Ron, I…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

American History

Gangs Issue

Words: 3354
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Gangs The Issue of Gangs History of Gangs in the United States of America Northeast egion (specifically New York City Midwest egion (specifically Chicago) West egion (specifically Los Angeles)…

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5 Pages
Essay

Sociology

Gangs and American Society

Words: 1803
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

deviance relates to the American Dream In his book, Always unning: La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A., Luis J. odriguez uses his own experience and writing talents to…

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3 Pages
Essay

Children

How a Gang Coercion Recruiting What Juveniles Avoid Scenarios

Words: 1023
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Gangs: Coercion and Prevention The community problem of gangs and related violence is prevalent all over the United States. Young people join gangs for a variety of reasons. Some…

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5 Pages
White Paper

Teaching

Approaches to Managing School Gangs

Words: 1642
Length: 5 Pages
Type: White Paper

Gangs in Public School Many schools especially in urban and suburban areas continue to register gang-related activities within their premises and involving their students. This study appreciates the dangers…

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5 Pages
Capstone Project

Energy

Programs to Eradicate Gangs in LA

Words: 1477
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Capstone Project

Gang Prevention Programs in Los Angeles The issue of gangs and the gang related deaths and violence has been a thing of concern across the nation and in Los…

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3 Pages
Essay

Children

Violence in Gangs and Its Prevention

Words: 1394
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Gang Violence Prevention Gang Violence Study of each and every society around the world gives us a phenomenon, which indicates at a certain graph related to organized crime. American…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Race

Ethnic Look at Gangs of New York Film

Words: 1721
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

gangs of New York film Gangs of New York" is a chronological film directed by Martin Scorsese. It is film that blend well with the novel "The Gangs of…

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4 Pages
Essay

Criminal Justice

Growth and or Decline of Gangs in Local Community

Words: 1321
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Local Gangs Part I Research Process Using the Internet Explorer search engine, "ergen County Passaic County" was typed in. It returned no results for any gang issues. The search…

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40 Pages
Thesis

Criminal Justice

Predominantly Latino Gangs Mara Salvatrucha

Words: 17380
Length: 40 Pages
Type: Thesis

Government Since gang-related crimes fall within the jurisdiction of state, this research will give an insight on the need to find solutions that increasingly include all levels of government.…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Literature - Latin-American

Counterterrorism MS-13 and Gangs in

Words: 2227
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

MS-13 -- the focus of a nationwide crackdown by FBI and federal immigration agents -- has become known in recent years for home invasion robberies, drug dealing and machete…

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3 Pages
Thesis

Children

Juvenile Gangs Have Been Thorns on the

Words: 1041
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

Juvenile Gangs Gangs have been thorns on the flesh of the citizens of the United States no wonder they have occupied a prominent position in American criminological literature. Gang…

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1 Pages
Research Proposal

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice Gang Injunctions Gang

Words: 401
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

A participant in the study notes, "The gang members were scared to come outside, scared to hang out together.' and, 'it is still working.' He noted that graffiti and…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Sports - Women

Detrimental Effects of Female Gang

Words: 2692
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

(St. Lawrence). Delivering the intervention while housed in correctional facilities has the advantages of minimizing attrition, maintaining attendance at sessions, successfully delivering greater intervention dosage, and controlling for both…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Children

California Crip Gang Crips in

Words: 1976
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

After receiving such pressure, a huge scandal broke within the ranks of the LAPD based on charges of corruption and misconduct. Although the LAPD still maintains a heavy presence…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

Criminal Justice

Criminal Gang Enhancements in Sentencing

Words: 3593
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

S. Senator Dianne Feinstein. The legislation makes the provision of over $ billion in funding "for gang prevention, intervention and law enforcement programs over five years and establishes new…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Teens Get Involved in Gangs

Words: 1776
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

al, 1994). Furthermore, the role of police in a community has to change from merely trying to suppress gang activity to actively trying to prevent gang activity. (Spergel, et.…

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6 Pages
Essay

Sports - Women

Girls and Gangs

Words: 2252
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Girls and Gangs When people think of gangs and gangsters, they often think of young males. While females may be part of gang culture, they are often viewed as…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Race

Street Level Hispanic Drug Gangs

Words: 2051
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

There are many factors that are not dealt with within the ambit of the theory; for example the extent to which the Hispanic culture has become a part of…

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5 Pages
Essay

Criminal Justice

Prison Gang Is a Select Group of

Words: 1468
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

prison gang is a select group of inmates with an organized chain of command and an established code of conduct. They operate in secrecy with a view to controlling…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Literature - Latin-American

M-13 Gang and How it

Words: 2401
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

In fact, when it comes to terrorism, strangers are, generally, the ambit of their activities. There have been some activities, however, that have targeted innocent civilians and the motives…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Music

American Street Gang Problem Is

Words: 969
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Deglamorizing American Street Gangs Social researcher and author Deborah Lamm eisel (2002) says that the glamorized image of the American street gang as drug dealers is not the image…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation

Motorcycle Gangs

Words: 764
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Motorcycle Gangs Is it a gang or is it a club? How did it form and why? What does it take to become a member and what are the…

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6 Pages
Thesis

Criminal Justice

Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs and Organized

Words: 1745
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

S. And maintain approximately as many members (both domestically and abroad) as the Hell's Angels. Their criminal activities are more focused on the manufacturing, distribution, and sales of cocaine,…

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2 Pages
Essay

Criminal Justice

Blackjacks Gang Is Motorcycle Criminal Gang With

Words: 590
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Blackjacks gang is motorcycle criminal gang with operations in Arizona and other states in the past five years. In addition to a growing membership that has doubled in the…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Monkey Wrench Gang by Edward Abbey

Words: 1034
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Monkey Wrench Gang," by Edward Abbey [...] issue, where does Monkey Wrenching (the type of political activity in the Monkey Wrench Gang) fit into protest politics as a bridge…

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18 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Stanley Tookie Williams' Gang Prevention

Words: 5220
Length: 18 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Risk factors are often found in clusters and their cumulative effect may lead to a greater probability that youth will become involved in crime (Garbarino, 1999). As a result…

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3 Pages
Capstone Project

Sociology

The Causes and Effects of Gangs

Words: 997
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Capstone Project

Young people growing up in Compton, East Los Angeles, and other communities with high rates of poverty, social disorganization, and anomie are exposed to a number of risk factors…

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8 Pages
Chapter

Sociology - Social Work

Strategies and Models for Reducing Juvenile Gangs in the Society

Words: 2619
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Chapter

Career Development Program Juveniles in Gangs The intervention plan provides various professional and organizational insights on the program and facilitation service. The program recognizes the relevance of initiating capacity,…

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3 Pages
Essay

Criminal Justice

Third-Generation Gangs as Criminal Gangs

Words: 688
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

2. Challenging state legitimacy -- Transnational maras are a significant threat to the authority of legitimate governments. This is especially true in areas where the legitimate authorities are weak…

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Discussion Chapter

Criminal Justice

Measuring Gang-Related Crime Is an

Words: 5110
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Discussion Chapter

The authors do not state that public perceptions of severity should be discounted, but merely that these should not be over-emphasized, as was the case in previous literature. Another…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Criminal Justice

De Meo Gang Murder Machine

Words: 998
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The Gambino crime family began to fall apart after the head of its founder died. It had split into two factions. This book centers on the more ruthless Brooklyn…

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