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Modern-Day Youth Gangs
(NCJ 191524) June 2002
OJJDP Youth Gang Series, Bulletin, 12 page(s)
Howell, J.C., Egley, A., Jr., Gleason, D.K.
 
Drawing on data from the 1996 and 1998 National Youth Gang Surveys, this bulletin compares the characteristics of gangs and gang members in jurisdictions with later (1991-96) onset of gang problems with those of gangs and gang members in jurisdictions with earlier onset (before 1991) of gang problems.
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