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Gang Members and Delinquent Behavior (NCJ 165154) June 1997
Grant
OJJDP Youth Development Series
6 page(s)
Thornberry, T. P., Burch, J. H.
This Bulletin presents the findings from the Rochester Youth Development Study (RYDS) concerning what portion of delinquency in American society can be attributed to gang members; it also discusses the response of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) to the youth gang problem.
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