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Gang

An organized group (often rather small) of persons with a common identity. The term is usually used to describe organized crime groups, especially those run by racial and ethnic minorities. As with most organized crime groups, gangs have symbols, rituals and are generally involved in drug trafficking and other illegal activities. Gangs and other organized crime groups pose a significant and persistent problem for law enforcement. See also: RICO.
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The researchers -- Liza Berdychevsky, Monika Stodolska and Kim Shinew, professors in the Recreation, Sport and Tourism Department in the College of Applied Health Sciences at Illinois -- conducted 39 interviews with former gang members and practitioners working with current or former gang members, mostly in the metro Chicago area, with the focus being on examining the roles and benefits of recreation in preventing or mitigating youth gang involvement and violence.
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President Donald Trump has (http://time.com/5316087/donald-trump-immigration-infest/) frequently spoken  about dangerous gang members from MS-13 "infesting" the United States.
As one masked gang member looks down the lens of the camera, he warns that the violent nature of life in one of London's deadly street gangs is not ending any time soon: "We're all brothers...
"When they see a white gang member interacting with youth, they don't give any credence.
PC Stuart Moore said Strand Gang members had taken "control" of the pub, and used it to supply and take drugs.
Second, gang members return to their gangs "having acquired new soldiering skills and weapons training and pose an even greater threat to civilians and law enforcement." The report goes on to say that over 100 military-trained gang members in the Los Angeles area "present a latent danger to its residents." If each of these gang members were to pass on his military training to just four others in LA, they would "overwhelm present law enforcement tactics."
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Next, the extrinsic, or external, influences impacting Latino gang member development and delinquent achievement orientation are reviewed by way of Adler, Hocevar, and Ovando's (1984) conception of the familial influences on delinquent achievement orientation and gang membership among Latinos, Moore's (1985) notion of Latino community-ascribed gang member stigmatization of Latino youth resulting in self-fulfilling prophecies among those youth, Suarez-Orozco and Suarez-Orozco's (1995b) recognition of discretely extrinsic factors, fundamentally distinct from those of ethnicity, affecting Latino delinquent achievement orientation, and Vigil's (1988a, 1999) theory of multiple marginality in Latino gang member development and delinquent achievement orientation.