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Adverse Effects | Youth.gov

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Youth gang involvement impacts the health and welfare of the individual, as well as that of his or her family, peers, and community.

Effects of Gang Involvement - Los Angeles Police Department

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Non-gang member friends are cast aside and soon the youth's only friends are gang members. Gang membership, although a temporary phase for some youths,  ...

The Impact of Gangs on Communities - National Gang Center

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Aug 2, 2006 ... is examined: the impact of gang members' criminal activity, general .... drive-by shootings, and some use of assault weapons. The personal ...

Gangs and Children

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Some children and adolescents are motivated to join a gang for a sense of ... One of the worst effects of gang membership is the exposure to violence. Gang ...

Impact of Gang Violence on Businesses and Communities ...

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Apr 11, 2012 ... Many people across the United States understand gang violence or have been victimized by gang violence and activity in their neighborhoods ...

Youth gang involvement: What are the risk factors?

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The increase in gang violence and crime in some Aboriginal communities has ... This gang effect adds to the social and family risk factors that may be present ...

Gangs, Violent Crime, and Unintended Consequences — Chicago ...

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Aug 6, 2008 ... Some took up the mantel and rhetoric of self-determination to make the case that local youth gangs should have a controlling interest in ...

Soc 3: Social Problems - Gang Violence

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Gang violence is a domain expansion of the general social problem of violence. Gang .... Going to jail is an example of a negative consequence for what society ...

The Effects of Gangs :: Exploratory Essays Research Papers

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Category: Exploratory Essays Research Papers; Title: The Effects of Gangs. ... and spontaneous criminal acts describe some of the characteristics of a gang.

The Gang Effect | The kNOw Youth MediaThe kNOw Youth Media

www.theknowfresno.org/2009/07/the-gang-effect/

Jul 30, 2009 ... Gangs…a life that many don't want to ever join. Some don't know how to get out. Many people just live this life because they have no choice.

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Negative effects of joining a gang last long after gang membership ...

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Mar 13, 2014 ... University of Washington researchers have found that joining a gang in adolescence has significant consequences in adulthood beyond ...

(February 14, 1998). On the Effects of Gang ... - Pitzer College

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My topic is on the psychological costs of gang violence on the individual and the ... I begin, then, with some of the obvious psychological effects of gang violence.

The Consequences of gangs - New Jersey's Online Gang Free ...

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Gang membership can severely hurt one's health and future. Gang members may be killed or injured. Many put themselves in danger of disease, prison, and ...