Gang FAQs:


Q: Is a gang a group of friends or family with identifiable leadership and internal organization?

A: Yes, and identifying with or claiming control over territory in a community, and engaging either individually or collectively in illegal or violent behavior.

Q: Are gangs unemployment?

A: Yes.

Q: Are gangs the Sicilian Cosa Nostra?

A: Yes, and known as the Mafia.

Q: Were gangs known to be operating in the UK in 2011?

A: Yes.

Q: Are gangs largely attributed to the vast rural population immigration to the urban areas?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a gang the only way to obtain status and success?

A: Yes.

Q: Are gangs involved in all areas of street-crime activities like extortion?

A: Yes, and drug trafficking, both in and outside the prison system and theft.

Q: Is a gang an integrated part of the growing up process?

A: Yes.

Q: Are gangs a critical skill to defining the types of strategies that are most effective with dealing with them?

A: Yes, and from the at-risk youth to the gang leaders.

Q: Are gangs groups in prison or correctional institution for mutual protection and advancement?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a gang through death?

A: Yes.