“The fact that there is no agreed-upon definition of a gang (among both law enforcement and gang researchers) is highly problematic, for social research always starts with defining a number of definitions, including its parameters” (Delaney, 2013). In Chapter 10, you learned about implications for the future of gang activity. For this week’s class discussion, please respond to the following:
- Create your own personal plan of action on how you would reduce the enrollment of gang membership, the criminal activity of gangs, and the power of gangs in your current community.
- Include the demographics of your community, the location, and the resources that you would be realistically utilizing.