Posts in the Category: Youth Participation


Gangs aren’t like what we thought

posted on July 15th 2008 in Youth Participation with 0 Comments

Just in time for the government’s new youth crime plan, comes fascinating research from Manchester University, who’ve taken the trouble to work closely with young people involved in gangs. What they’ve found challenges the picture normally painted of gangs and suggests that the police approach is ‘fatally flawed’ and risks pushing young people into the arms of gangs.

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