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Changing Course: Preventing Gang Membership

National Institute of Justice and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

This publication provides practitioners and policymakers with research-based information on why youth become involved in gangs and offers effective and promising strategies that prevent them from joining gangs.

Resource Type: Publication

Publication Year: 2013

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