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  • Where can I find data on juvenile gang activity in the United States?
    Juvenile gang activity statistics can be found in Highlights of the 2012 National Youth Gang Survey,... Read More
    Last Updated: December 30, 2014

  • How prevalent are juvenile gangs in the United States?
    Information and data showing the prevalence of youth gangs are available in the Office of Juvenile J... Read More
    Last Updated: December 30, 2014

  • How can I obtain the Parents' Guide to Gangs?
    You can view the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)-sponsored resource, <... Read More
    Last Updated: September 21, 2015

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  • Estimating the Underground Commercial Sex Economy in the U.S.,  NIJ, August 2016, NCJ 250310. (2 pages).
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  • Gangs and Sex Trafficking in San Diego,  NIJ, September 2016, NCJ 250308. (2 pages).
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  • National Gang Center Outreach Worker Safety Tips,  OJJDP-Sponsored, September 2016, NCJ 250264. (1 pages).

  • National Gang Center Newsletter, Summer 2016,  BJA-Sponsored, OJJDP-Sponsored, June 2016, NCJ 250141. (12 pages).

  • Nature and Extent of Gang Involvement in Sex Trafficking in San Diego County,  NIJ-Sponsored, January 2016, NCJ 249857. (170 pages).
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  • Guia sobre las pandillas para los padres (Parents' Guide to Gangs),  OJJDP-Sponsored, January 2016, NCJ 249746. (4 pages).
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