Oct 28, 2011 ... Gang members engage in a higher level of serious and violent crime than their
non-gang-involved peers. Research about gangs is often ...
Research on Gangs and Gang Violence FY14. Eligibility. In general, NIJ is
authorized to make grants to, or enter into contracts or cooperative agreements.
Since the mid-20th century, gang violence in this country has become
widespread—all 50 states and the District of Columbia report gang problems,
and reports ...
gang research at ASU. about Walter B. Miller. Walter Miller's work focused on
how relationships and culture impact daily activities. Born in Philadelphia in 1920
OJJDP s research also tracks the prevalence of juvenile gang activity in the
country, the ways in which gangs emerge, and the community factors that work to
Youth gang violence from the 1950's to the 1980's has a curious history. .....
Further research is needed on the impact of migrating gangs on local drug
The Comprehensive Anti-Gang Initiative section of the OJJDP site provides
access to OJJDP research and resources related to youth gangs and the
Rather, research shows that individuals who possess certain risk factors have an
elevated chance of joining a gang. Gang research has identified several ways ...
Site describes various ethnic and racial gangs in U.S. cities and around the world
. Focus is on the gangs of Chicago.
Mar 11, 2011 ... What factors maintain gang membership in prison and the community? ... This
research suggests that criminality reinforces gang affiliation and ...