The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention in the Department of Justice offers a National Youth Gang Survey.
Some of the results from this survey include the following gang statistics: In the end, it is a sobering look at the picture of gang violence.
Gang activity has decreased in the 2000s, but there are still concerns, and there are still gangs that are formed so that some can take what they want, acquire power and dominate, and others can feel as though they belong and are protected.
Gang violence statistics While it is true that gang violence has been decreasing, it still exists.
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