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Gang Awareness Handbook

Study or Report
2008 Source: Baltimore City Public Schools

In recent years, youth gangs have become more widespread and part of the community. This handbook is designed to provide an overview of the history of gangs, a basic understanding of gang culture, and why adolescents join gangs. It will also assist in recognizing the signs of gangs in communities, their language, dress, and culture.

Baltimore City Public Schools

City Schools is committed to ensuring that all students graduate from high school ready for college, career training, and life success in the 21st century.