Of these were the Smiths's Vly gang, the Bowery ... in his history of Irish and
American gangs in ...
May 4, 2010 ... The history of street gangs in the United States begins with their emergence on
the East Coast around 1783, as the American Revolution ended ...
Criminal street gangs have become one of the most serious crime problems in
California. Gang violence-particularly assaults, drive-by shootings, homicides, ...
A good example of this was Bunchy Carter, originally a member of a Slauson
street gang. He became the leader of the Black Panther Party in LA. Street gangs
This book is an historical account of the emergence of youth gangs and the
transformation of these into street gangs in the United States. The author traces
Gang History - Gang membership is fueled by several factors, from boredom to
poverty. Find out who is most likely to join a gang and why.
Mar 5, 2001 ... If you live in the United States or any other part of the world, you've undoubtedly
been exposed to the wonderful world of America's street gangs ...
History of Youth Gangs. Youth gangs may have first appeared in Europe (Klein,
1996) or Mexico (Redfield, 1941; Rubel, 1965). No one is sure when or why they
Surprisingly, little has been written about the historical background of black
gangs in Los Angeles (LA). Literature and firsthand interviews with Los Angeles ...
Gang, also called street gang or youth gang, a group of persons, usually ...
recorded history, and gangs in some ancient societies engaged in very much the