America is experiencing a serious problem with urban youth gangs. Teenagers are becoming involved at an alarming rate in the deadly business of drug-traffickingand murdering to protect that business. Our traditional juvenile justice system, designed to deal with lesser infractions of the law, is not meeting this challenge. This investigation offers a starting point from which we might begin to combat the urban youth gangs in Detroit as well as the many other areas experiencing similar problems. No communityurban, suburban, ...

Dangerous Society 1990, Michigan State University Press

ISBN-13: 9780870132872

Revised edition


Dangerous Society 1989, Michigan State University Press, East Lansing, MI

ISBN-13: 9780870132773