Masters ThesisFierros, Kyria YunuethStep Up is an anti-gang prevention program that several agencies and communities have implemented, which focuses on education and informing community on how to discourage, deter, and prevent at risk youth in joining gangs. As of 2014, Step Up has impl . . .
Masters ThesisHolcombe, BrianThe street gang problem in Kern County most certainly affects all residents; making criminal street gang activity a public problem. In Bakersfield, the statistics show that gang related gun violence is burdening society with devastating social and fi . . .
Masters ThesisSaetern, KaoThere has been an increase in community violence in rural northern California. In this region, many individuals seem to think that gangs are not an issue. However, there has been an increase in crime related to criminal street gangs in rural communiti . . .
ThesisParnell, Albert V.G.Gang membership in the United States is roughly 1 million (Johnson, 2009), and many of these gang members are enrolled in schools where teachers and administrators have to interact with the gang members on a daily basis. Some students in gangs go to c . . .