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Gangs and Gang Crime | National Institute of Justice

www.nij.gov/topics/crime/gangs/pages/welcome.aspx

Oct 28, 2011 ... Current NIJ-funded research and initiatives focus on building knowledge about promising practices in preventing gang membership and gang ...

Research on Gangs and Gang Violence - National Criminal Justice ...

www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/sl001086.pdf

Research on Gangs and Gang Violence FY14. Eligibility. In general, NIJ is authorized to make grants to, or enter into contracts or cooperative agreements.

National Gang Crime Research Center

www.ngcrc.com/

The National Gang Crime Research Center, since 1990 has provided the best information about gangs and gang problems, especially through its journal, the ...

gang research at ASU | School of Criminology & Criminal Justice

ccj.asu.edu/gangresearch

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 , ...

A Research Report on Youth Gangs: Problems, Perspective and ...

www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/pubs/ccaps-spcca/gangs-bandes-eng.htm

Feb 13, 2007 ... Scholars have identified a number of risk factors for the emergence and continuation of youth gangs. Research indicates that socio-economic ...

Youth Gangs and Violence

www.ojjdp.gov/jjbulletin/9808/youth.html

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 trafficking.

Fighting Gang Violence with Research and Empirical Evidence ...

jjie.org/fighting-gangs-research-empirical-evidence/16445/

Jun 9, 2011 ... ORLANDO, Fla, - Frontline practitioners working on gang prevention, intervention and suppression are gathered this week for the National ...

Comprehensive Anti-Gang Initiative

www.ojjdp.gov/programs/antigang/

The NGC website features the latest research about gangs; descriptions of evidence-based, anti-gang programs; and links to tools, databases, and other ...

Research on Gangs - Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency ...

www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/makingadiffer/critical_3.html

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  ...

Research projects - Catch22

www.catch-22.org.uk/expertise/young-people-and-families/dawes-unit/research-projects/

Catch22 Dawes Unit research addresses the problems caused by gangs and explores how best to prevent gang involvement and support those looking to exit.

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Gang Prevention: An Overview of Research and Programs

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Youth are at higher risk of joining a gang if they engage in delin- quent behaviors ... ents a compilation of current research on gangs, including data on the state ...

Gang Prevention: An Overview of Research and Programs | Youth.gov

youth.gov

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 ...

Frequently Asked Questions About Gangs - National Gang Center

www.nationalgangcenter.gov

Survey research has consistently demonstrated that individuals are significantly more criminally active during periods of active gang membership—compared ...