These proceedings highlight what happened at the Large Jail Network Meeting September 6-7, 2017.
Gangs are a continuing national problem that all elements of the public safety community must effectively manage.
‘‘From Your First Cigarette to Your Last Dyin’ Day’’: The Patterning of Gang Membership in the Life-Course
This article examines gang membership through a life-course lens.
This website provides access to resources regarding prison gangs and security threat groups (STGs) from the Florida Security STIU.
Gang & Youth Violence Interventions: A Review of Research and Literature Addressing Evidence-Based and Promising Practices for Gang-Affiliated and Violent Youth in Juvenile Institutions and Detention Centers
Washington’s Juvenile Rehabilitation Administration [JRA] commissioned this report to determine which evidence-based practices [EBPs] and promising practices work best for serious juvenile offenders, and what factors need to be considered when implementing best practices.
This article explains how courts rule on cases involving custodial risk levels based on the previous gang activity of the prisoner.
Gang Resistance Education And Training (G.R.E.A.T.) is an evidence-based and effective gang and violence prevention program built around school-based, law enforcement officer-instructed classroom curricula.
The Problem of Gangs and Security Threat Groups (STG’s) in American Prisons and Jails Today: Recent Findings from the 2012 NGCRC National Gang/STG Survey
This article examines the facts and reasoning of Florence v. Board of Chosen Freeholders, including both the majority and dissenting approaches.
Answers to frequently asked questions about Security Threat Groups (STGs) or prison gangs are provided.
Issues related to security threat groups (STGs) in Ohio prisons are covered.