The Resource Gangs and Law Enforcement : a Guide for Dealing with Gang-Related Violence

Gangs and Law Enforcement : a Guide for Dealing with Gang-Related Violence

Label
Gangs and Law Enforcement : a Guide for Dealing with Gang-Related Violence
Title
Gangs and Law Enforcement
Title remainder
a Guide for Dealing with Gang-Related Violence
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Gangs are on the rise again." This portent of trouble comes from the FBI'S expert on gangs, Linda Schmidt. Today, there are over 30,000 gangs across America and over 800,000 gang members. Gangs are savvy and scarier than ever. Their firepower, military background and lack of restraint have made some city centers too dangerous to patrol. As gang power grows, knowledge is the best antidote and the best inducement to corrective actions. The interviews, street wisdom and advice that are used throughout this book show its heavy dose of reality. Specialist Linda Schmidt goes deep into gang territor
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
364.10660973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6439.U5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Gangs and Law Enforcement : a Guide for Dealing with Gang-Related Violence
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • GANGS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT; CONTENTS; Chapter 1 GANG OVERVIEW: EVOLUTION OF TODAY'S URBAN GANGS; Chapter 2 GANGS AS A SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY CONCERN; Chapter 3 GANGS AS A SOCIAL STRUCTURE; Chapter 4LAW ENFORCEMENT PARTNERSHIPSAGAINST GANGS; Chapter 5 ILLUSTRATIONS OF GANG GRAFFITI: EARLY 1990s THROUGH 2006; Chapter 6 INTERACTION BETWEEN SCHOOLS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT:; Chapter 7 ANSWERING COMMUNITY QUESTIONS ABOUT GANG ISSUES; Chapter 8 GANGS AND PRISONS; Chapter 9 COMMUNITY RESPONSES TO REDUCE GANG THREATS; Chapter 10 GANGS AND GOVERNMENT: ORGANIZING THE MUNICIPAL RESPONSE
  • Chapter 11 WHEN SHOULD JUVENILE OFFENDERS BE TRIED IN ADULT COURT?Chapter 12 GANG-RELATED SENTENCING OPTIONS; Chapter 13 ORGANIZING AN ANTI-GANG EFFORT; Chapter 14 COORDINATING LAW ENFORCEMENT RESOURCES AGAINST GANGS; Chapter 15 TWO GANG CASE STUDIES; SAMPLE PROPOSAL FOR GANG TRAINING; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
ocn689996240
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (216 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780398085407
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36303185
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)689996240
  • ebsco0398085404

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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