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Youth gangs : causes, violence and interventions

Author: John G Cooper
Publisher: New York : Nova Science Publishers, ©2009.
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Youth gangs.
New York : Nova Science Publishers, ©2009
(DLC) 2009499292
(OCoLC)276645646
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John G Cooper
ISBN: 9781613241349 1613241348
OCLC Number: 704274943
Description: 1 online resource (257 pages) : illustrations
Contents: ""YOUTH GANGS: CAUSES, VIOLENCE AND INTERVENTIONS""; ""YOUTH GANGS: CAUSES, VIOLENCE AND INTERVENTIONS ""; ""CONTENTS""; ""PREFACE""; ""YOUTH GANGS: BACKGROUND, LEGISLATION, AND ISSUES*""; ""ABSTRACT""; ""INTRODUCTION""; ""BACKGROUND""; ""Definition of a Youth Gang""; ""PREVALENCE OF THE PROBLEM""; ""National Youth Gang Survey""; ""CRIME STATISTICS""; ""Juvenile Gang Homicide""; ""National Crime Victimization Survey""; ""National Gang Threat Assessment""; ""CHARACTERISTICS OF GANGS AND GANG MEMBERS""; ""Youth Gang Demographics""; ""Rural Gangs[34]""; ""Gang Presence in Schools"" ""LATINO GANGS: MS-13, A CASE STUDY""""GANGS AND THE “TRANSNATIONAL THREAT�""; ""FEDERAL ANTI-GANG PROGRAMS AND INITIATIVES""; ""Selected Congressional Action""; ""Selected Proposals and Initiatives""; ""SELECTED STATE AND LOCALPROGRAMS AND STRATEGIES""; ""California�s Street Terrorism Enforcement and Prevention Act""; ""Gang Civil Injunctions""; ""LEGISLATIVE PROPOSALS IN THE 110TH CONGRESS""; ""Criminal Street Gang and Associated Crimes and Penalties""; ""Amendments to the Racketeer Influencedand Corrupt Organizations Statute""; ""Transfer of Juveniles for Adult Prosecution"" ""Gang Task Forces and Prosecutorial Assistance""""Gang Prevention Grants""; ""Selected Issues Raised by Legislative Proposals""; ""SELECTED OPTIONS FOR CONGRESS""; ""Prevention Programs""; ""Gang Data Improvements""; ""Comprehensive Approaches""; ""Suppression Strategies""; ""CONCLUSION""; ""REFERENCES""; ""MAKING COMMUNITIES SAFER:YOUTH VIOLENCE AND GANG INTERVENTIONS THAT WORK""; ""THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2007HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, SUBCOMMITTEE ON CRIME, TERRORISM, AND HOMELAND SECURITY COMMITTEE PUBLISHED BY NOVA SCIENCE PUBLISHERS, INC. NEW YORKON THE JUDICIARY, WASHINGTON, DC."" ""TESTIMONY OF DELBERT ELLIOTT, DIRECTOR, CENTER FOR THESTUDY AND PREVENTION OF VIOLENCE, UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO""""PREPARED STATEMENT OF DELBERT S. ELLIOTT""; ""Background""; ""Specific Recommendations""; ""Conclusion""; ""TESTIMONY OF JEFFREY A. BUTTS, SENIOR RESEARCHER, CHAPIN HALL CENTER FOR CHILDREN, UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO""; ""PREPARED STATEMENT OF JEFFREY A. BUTTS""; ""TESTIMONY OF LAWRENCE SHERMAN, DIRECTOR, JERRY LEE CENTER OF CRIMINOLOGY, UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA""; ""PREPARED STATEMENT OF LAWRENCE W. SHERMAN"" ""Testimony of david m. kennedy, director, centerfor crime prevention and control, john jay collegeof criminal justice, new york, ny""""prepared statement of david m. kennedy""; ""testimony of james corwin, chief of police, kansas city, mo""; ""prepared statement of james corwin""; ""testimony of mai fernandez, legal and strategy director, latin american youth center, washington, dc""; ""prepared statement of mai fernandez""; ""testimony of paul logli, chairman of the board, nationaldistrict attorneys association, winnebago county, il""; ""prepared statement of paul logli""; ""local gang problems""
Responsibility: John G. Cooper, editor.

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