Identify at least three (3) specific attributes that lead to gang violence within a community. Next, discuss how these attributes might have an impact on the gangs of a community. Provide support for your response.<br>
Speculate on why society has become harsher on juveniles that commit crimes than it has anytime in the history of the American juvenile justice system. Provide support for your response.</p>
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A gang is a collection of criminal elements within a particular environment usually organized solely foe the purpose of committing a crime. Over a very long period of time traceable only in history, government efforts to curb the upsurge of criminal gangs have not been very successful. As their characteristic signature, gangs have the tendency of meting untold violence on whoever they prey on. The most fundamental question that needs to be asked is why the society in increasingly witnessing the increased rise in the number of criminal gangs and especially with more teenagers being recruited to the such criminal entities.