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Gangs and Gang Crime | National Institute of Justice


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 ...

National Gang Center™


Features research about gangs; anti-gang programs; links to resources on gang prevention, intervention, and suppression strategies; and anti-gang training ...

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

gang research at ASU | School of Criminology & Criminal Justice


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 , ...

Research projects - Catch22


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

Understanding the psychology of gang violence - Gov.uk


Mar 11, 2011 ... What factors maintain gang membership in prison and the community? ... This research suggests that criminality reinforces gang affiliation and ...

Comprehensive Anti-Gang Initiative


The Comprehensive Anti-Gang Initiative section of the OJJDP site provides access to OJJDP research and resources related to youth gangs and the prevention ...

gangs, chicago, research not stereotypes,


Site describes various ethnic and racial gangs in U.S. cities and around the world . Focus is on the gangs of Chicago.

“I'm down for a Jihad”: How 100 Years of Gang Research can inform ...


There are lessons those who study radicalized groups can take from the long tradition of gang research. This Research Note identifies twelve lessons learned  ...

Children and young people in gangs: a longitudinal analysis


Stephen Webster, Head of Crime and Justice Research. About the ... Youth gangs have received widespread political and media attention in the last decade.

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Gang Prevention: An Overview of Research and Programs


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 ...

National Gang Crime Research Center


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

Fighting Gang Violence with Research and Empirical Evidence ...


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