Underestimating the lure and power of gangs can be dangerous for jurisdictions that do not currently have a gang presence
Underestimating the lure and power of gangs can be dangerous for jurisdictions that do not currently have a gang presence. Gang structure, organization, and hierarchy depend on several factors as detailed by Delaney (2013). Please write a 1-2 page paper (not including title and reference pages) that addresses the following:
- Explain the difference(s) among the many gang organizations.
- Explore how gang size factors into organization and hierarchy.
- Compare and contrast local, regional and super-sized gangs and how law enforcement deals with each.
Delaney, T. (2013). American street gangs. (2nd Ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Custom Publishing. ISBN: 9781323244234
Some gangs have a vertical structure; this allows them to instill discipline and to be able to meet the goals of the gang. For example, they have a code of conduct that every member has to adhere to. They have regular meetings that they ought to attend. The gang also has business……………………………