Sites related to organized crime street gangs.
Gang Analysis Survey
National Gang Crime Research Center report on the 1996 survey of municipal police departments in the United States regarding gangs.
Gang and Security Threat Group Awareness
Florida Department of Corrections provides background information and images relating to street gangs. Data is provided for gangs of Chicago, Los Angeles and Florida, as well as prison gangs, nation sets and racial supremacy groups.
Site describes various ethnic and racial gangs in U.S. cities and around the world. Focus is on the gangs of Chicago.
National Youth Gang Center
Branch of the Justice Department specializing in gang research. Collection of gang-related news items, state-by-state anti-gang legislation, government publications, a GangInfo mailing list for law enforcement professionals.
Street Gangs Resource Center
History and current events relating to gangs, particularly in southern California. Site provides information on Bloods, Crips, Surenos, Wah Chings and other gangs. It includes a forum, polls, maps, online store.
Street Gangs: The View from the Street
Do It Now Foundation pamphlet on the history, causes, types and practices of gangs. Includes a short glossary of gang slang.
TIME: L.A.'s Gangs Are Back
Photo essay on Los Angeles' West Side Playboys gang and interview with photographer Robert Yager.
Violent Street Gangs in America
Statement of FBI's Steven R. Wiley to Senate Judiciary Committee, 1997. Describes gang structures and practices in various U.S. cities.
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