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Preventing School Weapons Assaults  

May 1, 2001

By Michael Dorn

While our children are safer in school than they are in many other settings, they are often far less safe than they should, and could, be.

Funerals are an all too common occurrence in the lives of those touched by gang violence.

Looking at a Year of Developments  

December 1, 2000

By Investigator Al Valdez

Looking back at this year, street gang behaviors have changed little. However, those of us who work the street must have noticed a few unique changes in the types of gang alliances, memberships and the crimes in which some street gangs have been involved.

New Gang Trends?  

November 1, 2000

By Investigator Al Valdez

Everything undergoes change and gangs are no exception.

The Straight Edge Scene: Rated XXX  

September 1, 2000

By Investigator Al Valdez

Many of today's "youth groups" have been heavily influenced by the music scene.  Of all the movements, one in particular, Straight Edge, still maintains strong ties with the music world.

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Let's Party  

August 1, 2000

By Al Valdez

Like other street groups, party crews are affected by changing trends, new members joining, older members leaving and technology. One thing to re­member is that most party crew mem­bers do not seek the violence that is found on the street.

Put Full Service Gang Units to Work  

July 1, 2000

By Al Valdez

To combat the gang problem, use the components of prevention, suppression and intervention.

Small Town Gangs: Big-Time Problem  

June 1, 2000

By Detective Gary Martin

Even Sheriff Andy Taylor of Mayberry knew it better to be underestimated by his adversaries.

Kids' Needs and the Attraction of Gangs  

June 1, 2000

By James D. Rowell

We have for years debated the growth of gangs. From inter­viewing hard-core gang members in and out of prison, there seems to be a pattern that emerges.

Working Gangs: History, Infrastructure and the Internet  

June 1, 2000

By Al Valdez

The fastest-growing gangs in the country today are Hybrid Mexican street gangs. Hybrid gangs have broken away from traditional membership rules based on gender and race.

Youth Gangs: A National Problem Evading Easy Solutions  

June 1, 2000

By Shelly Feuer Domash

How to deal with the scourge?  Experts say first acknowledge the existence of gangs in your community, then recognize that police enforcement efforts are but one part of the answer.

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