Gangs and gang violence are regularly in the news today. Whilst gangs are not always involved in crime, many do take part in criminal activity and their members may carry knives, guns or other weapons.
What are gangs and why do young people join gangs? Why do some gang members carry weapons, and why have there been so many gang-related deaths recently? All Resources publications seek to answer these questions by examining the positives and negatives of gang culture.