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Gangs across america the definition of a gang is a group of people using a unique name and identifiable marks or symbols who claim a territory or turf as their own (edgar 94) gangs have been a part of american culture since the beginning of our nation. 10 of the most lethal gangs in america by geo hagan – on jun 17, 2014 in extreme currently, the membership of this gang across the united states numbers in the tens of thousands and the fbi knows it always needs to keep several eyes on this group 7 aryan brotherhood. Hispanic gangs form the largest group of ethnic-based gangs in the united states it originated in los angeles and has spread to central america, other parts of the united states, the increasing social isolation felt by african-american communities across the nation continued unabated in the 1980s and 90s, leading to higher rates of.
The ngic integrates gang intelligence from across federal, state, and local law enforcement on the growth, migration, criminal activity, and association of gangs that pose a significant threat to. Gangs in the united states include several types of groups, including national street gangs, local street gangs, prison gangs, motorcycle clubs, and ethnic and organized crime gangs approximately 14 million people were part of gangs as of 2011, and more than 33,000 gangs were active in the united states.
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